As someone who has already graduated once (almost a double duke!), I understand the feeling that many seniors are having in this moment. For those who are graduating in December – YOU DID IT!!!! In a week, you will be a college graduate! For some, this is an exciting adventure and, for others, you might … More Last Day of Classes!
Are you getting excited for the upcoming holidays? Make sure to add these songs to your holiday playlist this year! Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow! 2. Celebrate Me Home 3. Jingle Bell Rock 4. Baby, It’s Cold Outside 5. The Most Wonderful Time of the Year 6. Deck the Hall 7. … More Holiday Playlist 2016
All finals are not created equally. Some majors have final papers, some have finals exams, and others have projects or presentations. Here’s an rough depiction of what JMU students will be thinking next week. Business These students are learning all there is about the economy, stocks, accounting, and finance. To endure their suffering, they’ll be … More Finals Week for Different Majors
1. Build a Gingerbread Houses Whether home made or from a kit this is a fun, creative activity for anyone. 2. Go Ice skating Grab some friends and hit the ice. 3. Holiday Movie Marathon Snuggle up in some warm holiday pajamas, some hot chocolate and holiday snacks too, and make movie watching an all day … More Top Ten Holiday Activities
We’re almost there dukes! With only a few days left in the week before finals, here’s a few tips to help you finish the semester strong. 1. Stay healthy. Get plenty of sleep! During this end-of-the-semester crunch, we all know it can be hard to get a full 8 hours of sleep. Try to avoid … More Finishing the Semester Strong
It’s pre-finals week and the stress is starting to set in. Final projects and papers are due and the library is already getting packed. Let’s face it-you know you’ll need to take a break from studying and get your mind off exams. Rather than scrolling mindlessly on your phone for your study break, why not … More Aca-scuse me?
This Friday, JMU Football will be hosting Sam Houston State for the FCS playoffs! This is H-U-G-E since JMU has only advanced to the quarterfinals four times in the history of the program, making this our 5th time advancing. This is after Saturday’s 55-22 win over New Hampshire. Since this is such a great feat for … More We’re hosting the 2016 NCAA FCS Quarterfinals!
Active transport has dozens of benefits for your health, time, and stress. Biking is one of the healthiest ways to get to class, and you get to bypass the blood-boiling traffic that plagues the roads around campus. Now with Baas Bikes, getting around campus couldn’t be simpler. Baas Bikes, company that brings fast, on … More No Traffic, No Parking, No Stress!
The JMU Forbes Center offers a variety of musical concerts, dance performances, and theatre shows. Here are the upcoming events featured at Forbes this December! Dance Dancescapes Featuring JMU’s Virginia Repertory Dance Company, the ensemble will be performing work by recognized guest artists including New York choreographers Netta Yerushalmy and Kelly Bartnik, a JMU … More Upcoming Shows at Forbes
Want to help the furriest members in the Harrisonburg community? Fostering an animal can be very rewarding and fun! You can give them a temporary home and help to find their forever one! Right in downtown Harrisonburg at Anicira, you can sign up to foster a dog. With this opportunity, you can give a dog a warm … More Fostering Pets!