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Ice House Ribbon Cutting: Jon Alger, Levar Stoney, Governor Terry McAuliffe, Jim Shaeffer

President Alger joins Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe at the ribbon-cutting ceremony during the grand opening of the Ice House in... Read More >

President Alger speaks at  Madison Hall in Library of Congress

President Alger invokes the spirit of the Father of the U.S. Constitution to discuss the meaning and value of engagement with alumni,... Read More >

President Alger greets Cynthia Cooper

President Alger greets Cynthia Cooper, WorldCom whistleblower. She spoke on ethics and leadership to a standing-room-only crowd. Read More >

Carol Schneider and Alger

President Alger and Dr. Carol Geary Schneider celebrate JMU's strong roots in liberal arts education and how it will continue to... Read More >

Alger and Howard on September 17

"Here's to Dr. Howard, to the Constitution, and to JMU and its future." Read More >

JMU alumni association president Jamie Jones Miller presents check to President Alger for Madison Forever Vision Fund

Madison's future just got $330,000 brighter. Thanks to donors, many of whom had gifts matched at 50 percent by the JMU Alumni... Read More >

JMU alumni association president Jamie Jones Miller presents check to President Alger for Madison Forever Vision Fund

Madison's future just got $330,000 brighter. Thanks to donors, many of whom had gifts matched at 50 percent by the JMU Alumni... Read More >

President Alger addresses Why Madison? guests in Charlottesville

The president's year-long listening tour has helped set the course for Madison's future. "We won't stop... Read More >

President Alger gives inaugural speech

In his inaugural address, President Alger recommends that JMU become the model of "the Engaged University." Read More >

President Jonathan R. Alger talking with Senator Mark Warner

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Jonathan R. Alger

President Jonathan R. Alger addressing audience

Jonathan R. Alger, a nationally recognized scholar and speaker on higher education policy Read more >

Featured Stories

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    Dr. Sylvia Hurtado, diversity scholar, speaks at the final Madison Vision Series presentation of the semester on the importance of interactions and diversity on campus. Read More

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    In the final Madison Vision Series event of the semester, Dr. Danielle S. Allen addressed the question, "What does it take to be an ideal citizen in our contemporary world and how do we prepare people for this?" In her presentation, titled... Read More

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    As the average American increases his digital footprint through email, calls and social media, and as the government is able to increase its data storage, a question of privacy and the reach of the constitution arises. At the most recent Madison Vision... Read More


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