Other Events

March 18: SOGIE Programming's Trans 101 Workshop

March 18: Deloitte Digital Career Information Panel

March 18: FILM -- Anita: Speaking Truth to Power

March 18: Anita (2013)

March 18: Matthew Nelson, clarinet

March 19: DMV Connect on Campus

March 19: Write on Site

March 19: Pre-Retirement Planning (TD1372)

March 19: CFI Needs Assessment Follow Up Focus Group

March 19: Visiting Scholar Martin Freely

March 19: Leonce und Lena

March 19: Scharoun Ensemble Berlin

March 20: Coffee with the Caucus

March 20: Cascade 8 Training

March 20: Envisioning Futures Across Disciplines

March 20: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

March 20: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

March 20: Our Iceberg is Melting (TD1828)

March 20: CFI Needs Assessment Follow Up Focus Group

March 20: Critical Conversations about Career Trajectories

March 20: Real Talk: Rape Culture

March 20: FILM -- No Choice

March 20: No Choice (2018)

March 20: Sex Work: a D.E.E.P. Impact Dialogue

March 21: JMU Giving Day 2019

March 21: JMU Giving Day

March 21: Puppy Pride - March

March 21: DiSC I: Assessment & Introduction (TD1086)

March 21: CFI Needs Assessment Follow Up Focus Group

March 21: FILM -- RBG

March 21: RBG (2018)

March 21: 7th Annual Reel Change Documentary Film Festival

March 21: New Voices in Dance featuring JMU's Contemporary Dance Ensemble

March 22: Philosophy and Film Club

March 22: An Introduction to Hierarchical Linear Modeling (Workshop)

March 22: Seminar: First-Year Graduate Student Proposal Presentations III

March 22: Sing Out! An A Cappella Celebration

March 24: 2019 Women in Focus: “Take Care: Stories, Songs & Prose for Caretakers

March 25: Apply to jmUDESIGN for Summer 2019

March 25: The Places You'll Grow Info Session (TD2425)

March 26: CFI Needs Assessment Follow Up Focus Group

March 26: Honors College Cookout

March 26: Write on Site

March 26: Planning for Retirement Today and Taking Advantage of All That JMU Offers! (TD2265)

March 26: Being a Better Parent: Solving the Mystery of Effective Parenting (TD2376)

March 26: Why Choice Matters: A Panel on Reproductive Rights

March 27: Add Departmental Permission - 2nd Block

March 27: Your Sexual Health Matters: Free HIV Testing, Sexual Health Consultations and Safer Sex Supplies

March 27: Basic Finance & Budgeting: Getting Your Financial Ducks in a Row (TD1373)

March 27: Counternarratives: A Conversation about Faculty Peer-Mentoring

March 27: Contemplative Practices for Self-Care (Faculty Community)

March 27: Stories of Academic Bravery and Resilience (Workshop)

March 27: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

March 27: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

March 27: Rewards of Openness

March 27: Visiting Scholars Adam Ockelford and Graham Welch

March 28: The Places You'll Grow Info Session (TD2425)

March 28: Eight Key Questions for Ethical Reasoning Workshop

March 28: MCGE Happy Hour

March 29: Liberal Arts in the Working World

March 29: JMU College of Arts & Letters Career Conference

March 29: Seminar by Greg Valdez, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

March 29: Disability and Bioethics Faculty Roundtable

March 29: JMU's Legacy: Our Commemorative Landscape (Flash Dialogue)

March 30: JMU College of Arts & Letters Career Conference

March 30: Azure D. Osborne-Lee

April 1: Room Change Form Available

April 1: Clothesline Project 2019

April 1: Fall Semester Registration Begins

April 1: Fall Registration Begins

April 1: Clothesline Project

April 2: SEA Committee Meeting

April 2: Emerging Leaders (TD1049)

April 2: How to Have Good Interactions at Work

April 2: Queers and Coffee

April 2: Write on Site

April 2: Investing 101 (TD2358)

April 2: Investing 101 (TD2358)

April 2: Visiting Scholar Yiyun Li

April 2: "Faces of Harassment" Film Screening

April 2: columbinus

April 3: Contemplative Practices for Self-Care (Faculty Community)

April 3: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

April 3: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

April 3: V-Day Performance

April 3: V-Day: A Memory, Monologue, Rant and a Prayer

April 3: Caribbean Identities

April 3: Out On Campus Dialogue

April 3: NAACP Image Awards Banquet

April 4: Hiring @ JMU (TD1002)

April 4: Hiring @ JMU (TD1002)

April 4: The Design and Implementation of Mixed-Methods Research (Workshop)

April 4: Take Back The Night Speak Out and Flower Release

April 4: DEEP Impact Cultural Series: Feminista Jones

April 4: DEEP Impact Cultural Series: Feminista Jones

April 5: SEA Committee Meeting

April 5: Honors Symposium

April 5: Meetings, Bloody Meetings (TD1740)

April 8: "Nevertheless" Art Exhibit

April 8: DEADLINE to submit Honors Capstone Project for May 2019 grads

April 8: Trivia: Drugs Edition

April 8: City of Joy (2016)

April 8: Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance featuring the JMU Opera Theater

April 9: Emerging Leaders (TD1049)

April 9: Breaking the Ice (TD2072)

April 9: Write on Site

April 9: SAAM Open Mic Night

April 10: Eating Well on a Budget on the Go - CommonHealth (TD2378)

April 10: SEA Committee Meeting

April 10: Contemplative Practices for Self-Care (Faculty Community)

April 10: Contemplative Practices for Self-Care (Faculty Community)

April 10: Queers and Coffee

April 10: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

April 10: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

April 10: MCGE Spring Social

April 10: Men & Violence Panel

April 10: Joel Schoenhals, piano

April 11: 2nd Block Withdrawal Deadline

April 11: Withdraw deadline for 2nd block classes

April 11: Incomplete work Fall 2018 due to instructor

April 11: FLLC Conference

April 11: Money and Millennials (TD2279)

April 11: The Talent Code: Greatness Isn't Born. It's Grown. Here's How.

April 11: MCGE Happy Hour

April 11: Black Violin

April 12: Graduation Application Deadline to the advisor - December

April 12: December 2019 Graduation Applications Due to 1st Advisor

April 12: Summer Scholarship Residency

April 12: Write it Right; Say it Correctly (TD2175)

April 12: Workplace Inclusion at JMU - Roundtable Discussion (TD2428)

April 12: Biosymposium Keynote Presentation by Nicholas Pullen

April 12: DEADLINE to submit Honors Capstone Project application and proposal

April 14: JMU Symphony Honors Concert

April 15: Thesis due to TGS for May 2019 graduation

April 15: Apply to Review & Renew Your Career Institute

April 15: Thesis Due to Graduate School

April 15: Optional Retirement Participants - What to Expect When You Retire (TD1352)

April 15: Optional Retirement Participants - What to Expect When You Retire (TD1352)

April 15: "Roll Red Roll" Film Screening

April 15: Neurodiversity Celebration Collaborative Public Launch Event

April 15: Roll Red Roll (2018)

April 16: Write on Site

April 17: JMU JobLink (IT195)

April 17: JMU JobLink (IT195)

April 17: Team Excellence #2: Unity (TD2340)

April 17: Contemplative Practices for Self-Care (Faculty Community)

April 17: How to Think Outside the Box: Mapping Divergent Thinking

April 17: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

April 17: Puppy Pride - April

April 17: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

April 17: A. Van Jordan

April 17: A. Van Jordan - Poetry Reading

April 17: Lecture: Russian Architecture

April 17: DEEP Impact Presents: Health, Healthcare & Marginalized Communities

April 18: The Mind of the Leader: How to Lead Yourself, Your People, and Your Organization for Extraordinary Results (TD2361)

April 18: Understanding and Navigating Medicare (TD2293)

April 18: Understanding and Navigating Medicare (TD2293)

April 18: Cascade 8 Training

April 18: Lavender Graduation and Awards Ceremony

April 19: Passover Begins at Sundown

April 19: Mental Health First Aid (TD2423)

April 19: Philosophy and Film Club

April 19: Seminar by Jamie Pullen, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

April 21: Easter

April 23: Writing Photographs Exhibition

April 23: Write on Site

April 23: Student Employment Essentials (TD1462)

April 23: Sotoba Komachi

April 24: Administrative Professionals' Day - "Being Your Best Self in the Workplace" (TD2290)

April 24: Basic Finance & Budgeting: Getting Your Financial Ducks in a Row (TD1373)

April 24: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

April 24: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

April 25: Classes End

April 25: Lofts Must Be Dismantled

April 25: Last Day of Classes

April 25: Last day of class - semester and 2nd block

April 25: Honors College SeniorLunch

April 25: MCGE Happy Hour

April 25: Cultura y Comunidad

April 25: 24 Hour/Day Intense Quiet Hours

April 26: Final Exams

April 26: Residence Hall Check-Out Begins

April 26: Final Exams

April 26: Final Exams - semester and 2nd block

April 26: Cascade Open Lab Training

April 26: Board of Visitors Meeting

April 30: Diary of a Worm, a Spider, & a Fly

May 1: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

May 1: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

May 2: Commencement Ceremonies

May 2: Graduation Ceremonies

May 2: 05-02-commencement

May 2: Dining Services Closes for Undergraduate Residents

May 2: Residence Halls Close for Undergraduate Residents

May 3: Honors College Medallion Ceremony & Reception

May 3: University Closed

May 5: Community Collage Concert

May 6: Add/Drop Deadline - One Week One

May 6: First Day of Classes- One Week One

May 7: Add with Permission - One Week One

May 8: Withdraw Deadline - One Week One

May 8: May Symposium 2019

May 8: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

May 8: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

May 10: Last Day - One Week One

May 12: Mother's Day

May 13: First Day of Classes- 2W1,4W1, 8W, 10W,6W1,12W

May 14: Add/Drop Deadline - 2W1

May 14: SEA Committee Meeting

May 15: Add with Permission - 2W1

May 15: Add/Drop Deadline - 4W1

May 15: Graduation Application Deadline to the Registrar's Office- December

May 15: Cascade 8 Training

May 15: Team Excellence #3: Diagnose Problems (TD2341)

May 15: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

May 15: What Every JMU Supervisor Needs to Know (TD2104)

May 16: Add with Permission - 4W1

May 16: Add/Drop Deadline - 8W UG, 6W1 GR

May 16: Help Your Team Understand You

May 17: Add/Drop Deadline - 10W

May 20: Withdraw Deadline - Two Week One

May 20: Add with Permission - 6W1

May 20: Add/Drop Deadline - GR 12W

May 21: Add with Permission - 8W

May 22: Retirement 101: Understanding Your VRS Retirement (TD1212)

May 23: Once Upon A Time: Storytelling in the Workplace (TD2077)

May 24: Last Day - Two Week One

May 24: Add with Permission - 10W

May 24: Cascade Open Lab Training

May 27: Memorial Day - No Classes

May 27: Memorial Day

May 27: University Closed

May 28: Withdraw Deadline - Four Week One

May 28: Add with Permission - 12W

May 28: First Day of Classes- 2W2

May 29: Add/Drop Deadline - 2W2

May 30: Add with Permission - 2W2

May 30: Difficult Conversations, Part I (TD1185)

June 3: Withdraw Deadline - 2W2 UG/GR, 6W1 GR

June 6: Fierce Conversations: Achieving Success at Work and in Life One Conversation at a Time (TD2362)

June 6: Once Upon A Time: Storytelling in the Workplace (TD2077)

June 7: Last Day - 2W2, 4W1

June 10: Add/Drop Deadline - 1W2

June 10: First Day of Classes- 1W2, 4W2, U6W, 8W

June 11: Withdraw Deadline - 8W UG

June 11: Add with Permission - 1W2

June 12: Withdraw Deadline - 1W2

June 12: Add/Drop Deadline - U6W, 4W2

June 12: Dealing With Distressed, Disruptive and Dangerous Students (TD1294)

June 13: Add with Permission - 4W2

June 13: HR Document Retention (TD2273)

June 14: Flag Day

June 14: Last Day - One Week Two

June 14: Add/Drop Deadline - GR 8W

June 16: Father's Day

June 16: The Living Truth: The Life and Work of Nikki Giovanni

Event Resources


Ongoing Attractions

Edith J. Carrier Arboretum
Open daily dawn to dusk
Off University Boulevard
Contains a wide variety of trees and plants native to Virginia; call (540) 568-3194 for tours; free.

JMU Meteorite Collection
Open daily
First- and second-floor hallways, Physics and Chemistry Building
Features fragments of meteoroids that survived passage through the atmosphere to fall to the earth's surface as masses of metal or stone; includes specimens from Diablo Canyon, Ariz., the Sahara Desert and the Central European Strewn Field; free.

Masks from Around the World Collection at the College of Education
8 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday
Lobby of War Memorial Auditorium, Memorial Hall
Featuring 50 masks, this collection was donated to the college for use by its students interested in studying the interplay between cultural ideals and masks; the collection includes masks used in performance, masks of Asia and masks of Europe; free.

JMU Mineral Museum
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday
Room 6139, Memorial Hall
The Department of Geology and Environmental Science opens its collection of over 550 crystals and gemstones from around the world to the public; for information, call (540) 568-6130; free.

JMU Libraries and Educational Technologies' Special Collections
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Thursday and by appointment
Room 207, Carrier Library
Features manuscripts, rare books and periodicals, oral histories and other resources for study, including many acquisitions focusing on the Central Shenandoah Valley; for information, call (540) 568-3612; free.

“Dressing for Shakespeare in Shenandoah” Exhibition
Open during library hours through February 2018
Historic west wing of Carrier Library
Presented by JMU Libraries and Educational Technologies, the exhibition illustrates the importance of the Bard in the first 50 years of JMU history, with a focus on 1916, when the 300th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death was commemorated on campus and in Harrisonburg. The exhibition includes images and ephemera from JMU’s Special Collections showing the two-day celebration, which included a mile-long parade and an outdoor pageant. Also featured are items from the JMU School of Theatre and Dance’s historic clothing and costume collections, as well as Shakespearean costumes from the Federal Theatre Project (1935-39). Students and Shakespeare, a related exhibition on the second floor of the library, near the Special Collections Reading Room, is also available.

The little Gallery Underground
Open during music library hours
JMU Music Library, Room B59, Music Building
The gallery is a place for music visualized. It features rotating displays of art by local artists, both within the JMU community and beyond. What makes the gallery unique is the connection between visual art and music. For more information, visit https://www.jmu.edu/music/little-gallery.shtml.

John C. Wells Planetarium
Miller Hall
The planetarium offers full-dome shows and special events for the public; groups can schedule visits by calling (540) 568-4071; check the planetarium's website at http://www.jmu.edu/planetarium/index.shtml for the latest information; free.

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