Even though the holidays are over, winter is still in full swing. If you're on the search for some fun things to do in the 'Burg (on- and off-campus!) before the semester really kicks into gear, make this blog post your first stop. 1. Massanutten If you haven't yet been snow tubing at Massanutten (like me), … Continue reading 10 Winter Activities Around Harrisonburg
Now that finals are (almost) over and we're about to head back home for winter break, it seems that everyone is becoming more jolly and bright. Below is a timelapse from our Daily Duke holiday party where we all dressed festively to get in the spirit! The Daily Duke wishes you a safe and fun … Continue reading Happy Holidays!
The weather at JMU has been pretty wacky this semester. Take this quiz to test your knowledge about the temperature changes this year!
With all the warm weather lately it seems as though a snow fall may never be in sight; however, it still may be in your best interest to have the knowledge to be prepared. Almost exactly a year ago was the crazy snowpocalypse of 2016, and that left us stuck inside for a couple days. If … Continue reading Staying Safe This Winter
JMU is used to getting frigid weather during this time of year. Instead of hiding in your dorm or apartment, get out there and experience what fun the cold can bring! Here are just a few ideas of what you can do at some awesome ski resorts near JMU! Massanutten Ski Resort: Located about 15 miles … Continue reading Fun Winter Activities Near JMU
Friday, December 18, 2015. A date I have been counting down to since classes began on August 31. After 110 days; 2,640 hours; or 158,400 minutes, we will finally be on winter break! Because we have spent approximately 30.14% of 2015 in this fall semester, it's time to treat.yo.self. with lots of relaxation and no commitments. Here's my top 5 list of things I … Continue reading How to Relax Over Winter Break
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
We’re in the middle of fall but winter is gradually approaching each day. So now that it’s time to prepare for another snowy and cold season, we are here with a few essentials needed to brave the frigid weather. 1. A heavy coat This is the number one necessity on campus. A … Continue reading Winter Essentials on Campus