group photo of mbc staff on movin' and groovin' day
girls running on a track
women preparing food in a urec kitchen
closeup of a participant at an mbc event
children holding bags of goodies from healthy kids
girls participating in group exercise on movin' and groovin' day


The Morrison Bruce Center is excited to resume programming! 

To protect the health of our community, all programming during Fall 2020 will be virtual.
We will update the website, advertise through JMU email, and contact past participants
once we have finalized the fall schedule. 
Please feel free to reach out at morrisonbrucecenter@jmu.edu with any questions.


Our Mission

To honor the legacies of Drs. Morrison and Bruce, we are dedicated to enhancing the well-being of girls and women through the promotion of an active and healthy lifestyle. This endeavor is achieved by engaging students and faculty in impact-driven scholarly pursuits and outreach programming.

Our Vision

All women enjoy, lead, and promote active and healthy lifestyles.

Our Values

  • Integrity
  • Leadership
  • Excellence
  • Credibility
  • Equality and Diversity
  • Knowledge and Learning
  • Community
thumbnail image of women doing aerobic exercises

June 2019

The Morrison Bruce Center was featured on JMU's Research and Scholarship News Site!

Read the article