Wondering what to do with a lazy Saturday? Want to see some of the best views in Virginia? The Shenandoah Mountains are notorious for their serene and untouched beauty. All within an hour drive, these hikes are sure to take your breath away. I can’t think of a better way to destress for exam week … Continue reading Best Hikes Around the ‘Burg
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
Macrock XIX is this weekend! (April 1st & 2nd) Do you know what Macrock is? Macrock stands for Mid-Atlantic College Radio Conference. It was founded in 1996 as an arm of WXJM, the JMU college radio station (see previous WXJM article here). Macrock features bands from all over the country performing at venues all around Downtown Harrisonburg. They also … Continue reading MACROCK!
Our time with D-hall is coming to a halt. By Fall 2016, hungry JMU students will no longer flock to the circular building when the clock strikes 11 for lunch, or when the grills are fired up for the evening meal. Next year, all that will be left of D-Hall is an amazing legacy. Our memories on this sacred … Continue reading Top 5 Things I Will Miss About D-Hall
We're bringing back one of our favorite posts from last year's Daily Duke team - The JMU Bucket list! But there's a catch, we want to update it. So what did we forget? Sad to not see tales of the tunnels or the famous Greg Brady burger on this list? Tell us what's on your JMU Bucket … Continue reading The JMU Bucket List: Our Top 20
The Center for Multicultural Student Services (also known as CMSS) held its annual MLK week celebration. This year’s theme was “Never Sleep on a Dream...Arise and Take Action.” The festivities included the founders day celebrations of three historically black sororities, a “March and Speak Out” walk and ended with the MLK Formal Program. Although I … Continue reading Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Formal Program
On Monday, January 26th, JMU had its very first snow day of 2015! Students celebrated in myriad ways - some had snowball fights, while others vowed to never leave their dorm the whole day. Check out how students spent their day off by clicking on each picture below. How did you spend your snow day? … Continue reading Snow Day Fun at JMU
Click on each photo to learn about Harrisonburg's own moving dining establishments!
Let’s say it’s the start of the semester (syllabus week) and you have a full 15 credit course load. However, you want to make this year legendary and take one more class, but how should you go about it? You may… Close your eyes and pick one of the open classes (that fits into your … Continue reading Getting to Know the Class Before you Sign Up
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