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Construction Apprenticeship Class Helps Students

In an effort to bridge the gap between classroom experience and the real world industry, two senior engineering students, Brandon Gulledge and Will Hays, started their own class at JMU this semester

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Another JMU Team Continues Run of Success

June 9, 2015

JMU Destination Imagination extended its years-long streak of success by winning gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2015 Destination Imagination Global Final - See more at: http://www.jmu.edu/news/2015/05/29-jmu-di-continues-success.shtml#sthash.4RtYFU5H.dpuf

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Networking Takes a New Approach with SWE Fireside Chat

June 9, 2015

James Madison University engineers on April 15 had a unique on-campus networking opportunity with aerospace and defense technology company, Northrop Grumman, at the JMU Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Dinner with Industry: Fireside Chat.

PHOTO: JMU Team at HackfestStudents Design Caregiver Tech at Hackfest

May 21, 2015

The Lindsay Institute for Innovations in Caregiving’s recently hosted a ‘Caring for the Caregiver’ Hackfest in Richmond attended by a JMU team.

PHOTO:Akram AbdouEngineering department hosts second annual Madison Engineering xChange

April 29, 2015

On April 18, The James Madison University (JMU) Department of Engineering hosted the second annual Madison Engineering xChange, an on-campus event that highlights a year of good through innovation, research, and design.

PHOTO:Akram AbdouJMU Engineering Student Crosses Barriers

April 10, 2015

JMU Engineering Student Akram Abdou comes across as a person raised in America and well-versed in Western culture, but he is actually a recent immigrant from Egypt.


  • September 28
    Fall Career & Internship Fair
    Festival Conference and Student Center
  • October 2
    11:00 a.m.
    Cohen Center Talk:
    David Campbell of Boston University presents: Back to the Future: Recovering the Age of Wonder
    Highlands Room
  • November 13
    11:00 a.m.
    Cohen Center Talk: Henry Petroski of Duke University presents on the topics of design, success and failure, and history of engineering and technology.
    Grafton Stovall Theater
  • April 16, 2016
    9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Engineering xChange

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