Your gift will impel great endeavors
Ancient beliefs and practices. Breakthrough ideas. Enlightened civilizations. Historical turning points. Great endeavors. Sage teachings. The unknowable.
Understanding and improving the human condition is the fundamental quest at JMU that powers the humanities and social sciences to prepare educated and enlightened citizens.
When you give, you provide the resources for a world-class faculty to engage students in reaping and furthering the knowledge and wisdom borne of millennia of human achievement. Then you help them bring those lessons to bear on addressing the issues of today.
Your gift supports professors who love to teach and mentor students; guide student scholarship, research and creative projects; and engage students in service-learning.
JMU’s national leadership in General Education means you not only support students as they master their disciplines, but also as JMU exposes them to curriculum and experiences that heighten their sensibilities. Employers say they count on these well-grounded, critical thinkers to bring insight and context to their organizations.
These Madison graduates are prepared to engage society in the meaningful endeavors that will better the human condition. Your gift makes it possible.