Apr 17Congratulations to our National Honor Society Inductees
Apr 16JMU Biology Students Receive Research Awards
Apr 11JMU students accepted into intensive summer medical training program
A trio of James Madison University students will be spending some of their summer
Apr 9Beta Alpha Psi Leadership Series Wraps Up With Speaker Jen Busse
On Monday, April 7, Beta Alpha Psi wrapped up its Leadership Speaker Series by hosting Jen Busse, regional talent acquisition leader at McGladrey, to talk about how to excel at public speaking.
Apr 9Beta Alpha Psi Wins Best Practices: Leadership at Regional Competition
A team from JMU's Eta Delta Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi recently won first place in the leadership category of the Best Practices Competition at the Beta Alpha Psi Atlantic Coast regional meeting in Hartford, Ct..
Apr 8JMU School of Accounting Gains Recognition
In a recent peer-reviewed study published in the American Accounting Association's 2014 Issues in Accounting Education, James Madison University's School of Accounting was ranked in the top five producers of accounting education research in the nation.
Apr 7Ross Litkenhous Pays it Forward to JMU Students
On Wednesday, March 26, Ross Litkenhous, principal at SC&H Group, spoke at Part 3 of the Beta Alpha Psi Leadership Speaker Series about planning, facilitating, and delegating efficiently.
Mar 28Demining drill, talks to shed light on mine dangers around the world
James Madison University students and others will have an opportunity to
Mar 26Beta Alpha Psi Leadership Series Features PwC Partner Jamie Grow
On Wednesday, March 19, honors organization Beta Alpha Psi hosted Part 2 of its inaugural Leadership Speaker Series.
Mar 21Biotechnology Student Wins Prestigious National Scholarship
Mar 14JMU senior named Virginia Nursing Student of the Year
Suzanne Beeckler is the fourth consecutive Duke to receive the award
Mar 12A call to darkness
JMU planning a week of events to raise awareness of light pollution
Mar 11Online business, doctoral audiology programs earn U.S. News spots
New national guide recognizes quality of graduate programs
Feb 24Beta Alpha Psi to Host Inaugural Leadership Speaker Series This Spring
Beta Alpha Psi (BAP), an honor organization for financial information students and professionals, will host its inaugural Leadership Speaker Series this spring.
Feb 21JMU students meet with European Parliament leader
Group recognized as sign of importance of trans-Atlantic relationship
Feb 14Compassionate leadership transcends languages
For one ROTC cadet and health sciences major, mission to the Philippines affirmed career choice
Feb 6Unofficial Transcript Upload
Jan 8JMU InfoSec MBA Program Earns National Recognition
The JMU College of Business Information Security (InfoSec) MBA program has been ranked 9th in the nation for online graduate business programs by U.S. News & World Report.
Jan 3Haven for refugees becomes a home for researchers
JMU undergraduate students teach and conduct research in South Korean school
Jan 1Dingledine gift, easement to boost teaching, research on Northern Neck
Tom Dingledine, a longtime friend and benefactor of James Madison University, has given JMU a gift of 37 acres in the Northern Neck of Virginia for students and faculty to use as a field laboratory for research and teaching
Dec 30Book project helps future teachers grasp abstract science topics
A group of upper-level biology majors are using their artistic talents to help
Dec 27Graduate students lead community health education effort
Physician Assistant Studies program partners with Our Community Place
Dec 24JMU senior strives to mitigate conflict between lions, pastoralists
When lions attack livestock, the best way to deal with them is to
Dec 20Future health professionals becoming 'culturally competent'
Interprofessional workshop explores issues of diversity, power and privilege
Dec 17More men choosing nursing as a career
Challenges and rewards draw students to profession
Dec 11Uncharted course ends with biotech breakthrough for December grad
When Brandon Hope came to JMU in fall 2009, he had no intention of making research breakthroughs
Dec 4Undergraduate Summer Research
Did you know that undergraduate students in Biology do research over the summer too?
Dec 2Marching Royal Dukes in the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade
A start-to-finish look at the Marching Royal Dukes' trip to the Big Apple
Nov 27Professor receives prestigious nursing education award
Dr. Cindy Rubenstein brings 15 years of clinical experience into the classroom
Nov 22Students show interest in learning 3D printing, teachers needed
Mathematics Professor Laura Taalman started exploring 3D printing in February. A few months later
Nov 20JMU Marching Royal Dukes make third appearance in Macy's Parade
The 485-member Marching Royal Dukes lead Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Nov 12Research that makes a difference
Dr. Jennifer A. Taylor knows firsthand the hardships that these families endure
Nov 11Veterans Day calls for 'thank you' and more
In addition to verbal gratitude, Americans owe veterans tangible support
Nov 4CoB Well Represented at Homecoming 2013
The College of Business, as well as its affiliate, the School of Hospitality, Sport and Recreation Management, were well represented at Homecoming 2013.
Oct 31A true "thank you" to veterans is more than ceremony, expert says
The United States is good at memorializing veterans and honoring them with material things, but we are not very good at providing assistance to veterans, according to JMU professor of history Dr. Michael J. Galgano.
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May 1Wrap up the semester at the Grad Student Picnic
Please join us for the
Graduate Community Picnic
May 1st, 2014, from 4:30 to 6:30pm
The event will take place on the lawn beside The Graduate School house (17 West Grace Street)
Wrap up the end of the semester with JMU friends, faculty, and administrators at this annual event which includes free food, prizes, music, 2014 Impact Awards, and much more!
All members and friends of the JMU graduate community are welcome to attend.
Updates on Facebook:Graduate Community Picnic
May 9Graduate Commencement May 2014
May 9, 2014
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Graduate School ceremony for Doctoral and Masters candidates will be held in the Convocation Center at 10:00 am on Friday, May 9, 2014. Doors open at 8 am
All are welcome, tickets are not required.
For more information please visit the James Madison University Commencement website.
Details of the ceremony for Masters candidates: link to pdf instructions
Details of the ceremony for Doctoral and M.F.A. candidates: link to pdf instructions