James Madison University
is committed to maintaining a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff; creating a community of fairness and respect; ensuring that resources are accessible to all and complying with related laws and guidelines. The Office of Equal Opportunity was created to advance the University's affirmative action goals and commitment to diversity, and in this spirit we are pledged to create an environment in which differences are both welcomed and appreciated.
The Francis Plecker Education Center will feature an exhibit of botanical watercolor paintings by Anita Cooper during the whole month of June. The Francis Plecker Education Center is located at the Edith J. Carrier Arboretum.
June 6, 2013, Public Forum - "Sharing the Vision for Downtown," 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Join the City of Harrisonburg for "Sharing the Vision for Downtown," a public forum to discuss the Downtown Streetscape Plan. The meeting is located at the City Council Chambers, 409 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22801. For more information you can visit the Downtown Streetscape Plan website or call (540) 434-5928.
June 11, 2013, JMU Career Fair, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Attention JMU Alumni! Are you searching for your dream job? It might be waiting for you at the Recruit DC Alumni Only Career Expo. Sign up here today! (Spots are limited). For more information visit JMU's Career & Academic website.
June 22, 2013, African-American Festival, 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The 20th Annual Harrisonburg-Rockingham County African-American Festival is being held at the Ralph Sampson Park. Enjoy an afternoon of entertainment, fellowship, activities, crafts, art, music, food, exhibitors and more! The purpose of the African-American Festival (HRAAF) is to create unity, promote family and celebrate heritage and diversity through expressions of faith and love. To visit the event website click here.
July 4th & July 5th, 2013 - JMU will be closed in observance of Independence Day.