A brand ambassadorship is a creative opportunity for any college student who wants to boost their resume, snag some free brand apparel, or get closer to a company they know and love to use. Depending on who you are and what company you represent, the title of Campus Ambassador can mean a variety of things. … Continue reading Campus Brand Ambassadors
Whether you're a senior searching for post-grad opportunities, or a freshman looking for an on-campus job, it never hurts to brush up on your interviewing skills. Meghan Sarver graduated from James Madison University in 2004 with a degree in economics. She remembers her time at JMU fondly, and was a Marching Royal Duke all four years. … Continue reading Job Interview Tips and Tricks from a JMU Alum
With finals fast approaching, you're probably frustrated to realize your favorite campus study spot has been overtaken. Not to worry, there are plenty of places around Harrisonburg that have room to accommodate hard-working students, many within easy walking distance of campus. Whether you like to learn while sipping on a latte and enjoying a little … Continue reading Study Spots Around the ‘Burg
This semester is in full-swing and this can only mean one thing: that's right, midterms are here. Although nobody is looking forward to an influx in research papers, group projects, and seemingly impossible exams, there are numerous ways to leave midterms with both your mental health intact and a happy GPA. Tips for Surviving Midterms: Get Organized- … Continue reading 5 Ways to Survive Midterms
The beginning of the semester has come so quickly and all of our classes are now underway. Wouldn't it be nice to have a few tricks and tips on how to make some things easier on ourselves this semester? Here is a list of some life hacks I think can definitely help all of us … Continue reading Student Life Hacks
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
My Experience: It was fall semester of my junior year when I decided to go on the Painting in Southern France study abroad trip. It was only for one month in May, but I was very nervous to go. I had never been out of the country for one and secondly, I had never flown … Continue reading Bonjour, je m’appelle Abby!
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