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.
May - Commencement Ceremonies & National Blood Pressure Month
May - June, the Anita Cooper Exhibit, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The Francis Plecker Education Center will feature an exhibit of botanical watercolor paintings by Anita Cooper during May and June. The Frances Plecker Education Center is located at the Edith J. Carrier Arboretum.
May 17, 2013 - Bike to Work Day
May 17 is National Bike to Work Day! Make it fun! Plan to ride with friends or co-workers and stop by Court Square for breakfast provided by the Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition. Visit http://svbcoalition.org/bikemonth/ for details.
May 22, 2013 - Cascade Phase II Training
Phase II is a basic technical training for Cascade that will train users to enter content via content types (mainly news, events, stories and images) into Cascade and expose them to the basic fundamentals of using Cascade to publish their website. Phase II is recommended for Content Publishers who will actually be doing publishing of content into Cascade.
Enroll through MyMadison class number IT577.
May 27, 2013 - Memorial Day
May 31 - June 2, 2013 - Madison Alumni Conference
A winner of the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education's prestigious Award of Excellence, Madison Alumni Conference is an annual, weekend-long program designed to recognize alumni volunteer achievement and build a network of JMU graduates who are informed, involved and invested in shaping the future of James Madison University.