As much as we love the independence of living parent-free, there is a certain ping of excitement knowing that some familiar faces will be in Harrisonburg this coming weekend for Family Weekend (9/30-10/2). Now we all know how much we love Harrisonburg, but how we do we make our families love it just as much … Continue reading Where to bring your family this JMU Family Weekend
The JMU Fall Sports season is in full swing! Didn't make it to all the events this past weekend? Here is your sports recap. 1. Football, Home Game, Saturday September 10th JMU vs. Central Connecticut State, JMU won 56-21 To watch the "Play of the Game" from Saturday click here 2. Women's Cross Country, JMU Invitational, Saturday … Continue reading This Week’s Sports Recap
Weren't able to make it to all of the JMU sporting events this past week? That's ok; we've got the recap for you right here! 1.Cross County, Away tournament, Thursday September 1 JMU vs. University of Virginia: JMU lost 18-40 JMU vs. Liberty: JMU won 15-40 2.Men’s Soccer, Away game, Friday September 2 JMU vs. … Continue reading This Week’s Sports Recap
Did you know UREC offers group fitness classes? Every day, there are new and different classes available. Classes like spin... step... 20/20/20... yoga... and many more! Group exercise classes are a great way to try new workouts and meet new people who are also interested in working out. They are also great if you love … Continue reading UREC Group Fitness
Since summer 2014, JMU has been working on expanding UREC, the university's recreation center. This addition has doubled the floor space at UREC, and that means more students than ever can comfortably workout - all at the same time! And since the opening, a record number of students have made use of the updated … Continue reading UREC? NewREC!
Over the weekend, the Dukes fought hard against Colgate in the second-round of the FCS playoffs. Ending the game 44-38 the Dukes failed to defeat the Raiders, but ultimately ended the season leaving an everlasting legacy. Here are some highlights from their incredible season! ESPN College Game Day Winning CAA Championship Title Vad Lee's Big … Continue reading Farewell Football Season, You Will Be Missed
Purple Out was one for the ages this year. In the past 13 years, this student homecoming event has gone from a small gathering on the Quad where T-shirts were handed out, to a pep rally in Bridgeforth Stadium where more than 4,000 t-shirts were passed out to the student body.
Who's excited for ESPN GameDay to come to JMU?! Check out this list of ESPN GameDay activities for students. The fun starts tomorrow, Thursday at 5:30 for the welcome party on the Quad! For more info on GameDay, click here.
Congratulations, Dukes! Last weekend, JMU football took on the Morehead State Eagles for their opening game of the season. Bridgeforth Stadium was crowded with cheering students, faculty and families. The Dukes were victorious with a 56-7 win over the Eagles. What a way to start off the year! Take a look below to see if for your photo from … Continue reading Tis’ the Season for a Little Football
JMU is an institution that never stops evolving for the better. Long before The Madison Plan was created, JMU has promised to create and supply the best facilities, living arrangements and technologies for students to learn and grow to their fullest extent. They have seen these aspirations through and continue doing so, most recently with … Continue reading New Convocation Center