College is a time of soul-searching and self-discovery. My friends and I have done a lot of growing up since embarking on our college journeys, and we credit a lot of it to the amazing experiences James Madison University has granted us in our four years here. With senior year coming to a close and … Continue reading 10 Things I Learned from JMU
As the days left in my senior year are dwindling down, I began looking back on the time I spent at James Madison and the memories I made. Graduating with a job lined up, amazing friends by my side and cords down my robe seemed to be so far-fetched at some points of my freshman year. … Continue reading What I Would Tell My Freshman Self
Co-Written by: Stephen Abramowitz and Brooke Withers As the spring semester is well underway, college juniors and seniors are in the midst of the internship/job hunt. We all know that this can be a stressful time, as everyone spends countless hours filling out applications, preparing resumes and writing tedious cover letters. The Daily Duke sat … Continue reading Tips & Tricks: Securing an Internship
It has probably been a whirlwind of emotion for you these past two weeks. From Orientation to dorm room assignment, it can seem like a daunting task to have to find where you belong amid the chaos of a new environment. You have already experienced a great deal of what it means to be a … Continue reading Remember To Breathe: Advice For Freshmen & Transfer Students
It didn’t really begin to hit me that I was a senior until I was rolling out of bed last week, suddenly realizing this is my last first day of class at JMU. As much as we all complain about waking up for those 8ams, half asleep and in desperate need of coffee, I can’t … Continue reading My Last First Week
Here it is, Dukes... We're beginning the last stretch. Seniors, this time is especially crucial for us. We will be experiencing our final moments of an experience we imagined would never end. It was just yesterday when we were bright-eyed freshman losing our breath as we climbed the Warren hill trying to figure out where … Continue reading Letter to JMU Seniors
Interested in the academic accomplishments of your peers? Well today we bring you Osscar, a senior majoring in Bio Technology with minors in Chemistry and Spanish. He is a part of a team of students who are researching how to isolate and purify protein domains to help cure and prevent Muscular Dystrophy and explain why … Continue reading PROTEIN! PROTEIN! PROTEIN!
We're combing the web and bringing you only the best related to JMU. We recently came across this video made by JMU seniors Michael Jacob (@MJacob21) and Josh Gordon. We love their personal advice to anyone looking for some inspiration here at JMU.
To all the newly accepted Dukes, I am extremely jealous of you. The last three and a half years have been the best years of my life. Disney Land has nothing on us, JMU is the real happiest place on Earth. I’m writing to you today because we won’t cross paths on the quad, or … Continue reading Dear Future Dukes
Class registration can be a stressful undertaking. Luckily, our next registrations are still a ways away, but it’s good to be prepared. Not only that, but we figured our incoming freshmen, class of 2019, would benefit from a couple tips and tricks to navigate the confusing time of the year that is class registration! We're … Continue reading Tips and Tricks for Navigating Class Registration