Dr. Cheryl Beverly discusses her lifelong commitment to developing culturally competent citizens and educators, with a focus on access to learning and information.
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June 18, 2013
Shenandoah Valley Partnership CEO Robin Sullenberger will retire this summer after 13 years on the job. In this interview on WHSV, Mr. Sullenberger addresses the highlights of his tenure, as well as future opportunities for growing the Valley’s economy. The Partnership is housed within JMU’s Office of Outreach and Engagement.
June 4, 2013
The focus of Dr. Reid Harris’s Lab involves the microbial ecology of amphibian skin, especially in the context of lethal skin fungus. This work is creating new tools for conservationists in an effort to protect amphibian species.
April 24, 2013
James Madison University was recognized at the 2013 Governor’s Environmental Excellence Awards Ceremony for the Student Learning Outcome Assessment Instrument. The assessment and outcomes project challenges all graduates to think critically about their role in environmental stewardship and to integrate environmental stewardship into JMU’s culture.
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