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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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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.

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JMU Part of National Engineering Education Initiative

March 31, 2015

In a letter presented to President Barack Obama on Monday, March 23, James Madison University and 121 other U.S. engineering schools committed to graduate more than 20,000 "Grand Challenge Engineers" over the next decade.

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Interactive Learning Inspires Elementary School Students

March 16, 2015

On March 2, elementary students took a tour of the engineering facilities in order to learn more about simple machines and how they function. Senior engineering major  Meghan Daly led the children through the department and explained the purpose of the rooms and equipment.


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