James Madison University Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Janet L. Long, 92Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Church of the Brethren. She graduated from Broadway High School and worked at Madison College (now James Madison University) for 31 years. She is survived by two daughters, Carolyn Long Dickenson of Harrisonburg, Va., and Donna Long Haines and ...

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  2. This Groom and His Groomsmen Went Undercover As Superheroes at His Rustic Virginia WeddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Washingtonian.com

    Four words they used to describe their outdoor wedding in Luray, Virginia, were "Jesus centered" and "genuine love." See the photos from their big October day below, courtesy of Andrew, a seminary graduate student at Liberty University, and Kaitlyn, a cardiovascular register nurse at University of Virginia Medical Center, first met while working with transfer students at James Madison University's Orientation Program in the summer of 2011.

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  3. Electronic disbursements a direct deposit hit with studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | University Business

    Just five years ago, the business office at James Madison University in Virginia was spending about $25 for every refund check it processed. Multiply that by the tens of thousands of students who received such checks each semester, including summers, and the cost quickly added up.

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  4. Students' App Aids Food BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    James Madison University business students joined with others in computer information systems and the JMU School of Media Arts and Design to present their ideas for digital apps aimed at helping the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank select the most nutritious foods for their clients on Saturday. Blue Ridge Area Food Bank CEO Micahel McKee asks questions to a team of JMU Computer Information Systems and School of Media Arts and Design students who designed and presented an application to help the food bank better provide for its clients.

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  5. Skyline Literacy Celebrates 30 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Gail Fox, who's in the second year of her two-year term as Skyline Literacy's president, taught at James Madison University and in Harrisonburg City Public Schools. It was her stint as a reading coach in city schools as part of No Child Left Behind ...

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  6. Another big night as Kiser wins Dudley Award as best football player in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | Streaking The Lawn

    ... and Billy McMullen (2001) join Long and Kiser as representatives from Virginia. A player from James Madison University has won the award each of the last four seasons. Kiser was unable to accept his award in person as he traveled to The Pacific Club ...

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  7. Randy Hollis: With Jay Hill at the helm, Wildcats' program is in mighty good handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... present was almost delivered. On Friday night, the 'Cats had undefeated, defending FCS champion James Madison University on the ropes in a quarterfinal playoff clash. Weber State led 28-20 with less than three minutes remaining, and after JMU tied ...

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  8. Ratke delivers in clutch for JMURead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | Northern Virginia Daily

    With the game on the line in the final seconds, the James Madison University redshirt freshman kicker stepped up and delivered a 46-yard field goal Friday night to give JMU a 31-28 win over Weber State in the Football Championship Subdivision quarterfinals. "We do a two-minute drill.

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  9. Mary Baskerville, Theodore NewmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... at the Clinton Global Initiative in New York, part of the Clinton Foundation. She graduated from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Va. She is a daughter of Teri Kulish Baskerville and Ret. Captain James E. Baskerville of Richmond, Va. The ...

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  10. Dukes SurviveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    James Madison University fans react to a Dukes fourth-quarter touchdown late Friday at Bridgeforth Stadium in Harrisonburg. The Dukes overcame an 8-point deficit to the Weber State Wildcats, scoring a touchdown and 2-point conversion to tie the game with 2:08 left on the clock.

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  11. Music As TherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    FROM LEFT: Zach Shifflett works with Lily Gates, of Vienna, a 19-year-old James Madison University sophomore, and JMU senior Maggie Rabe, 21, of Fairfax, on his song before recording it at the Gemeinschaft Home on Friday. JMU music professors Dave Stringham and Jesse Rathgeber teamed up with social work professor Cindy Hunter to help former inmates write their life stories as songs and record them.

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  12. Location, Location, LocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    James Madison University junior Madison Callis, 20, browses for necklaces on Dec. 1 at LeLa's Boutique at Valley Mall. Shelly Biller, owner of LeLa's Boutique, helps a customer on Dec. 1 at her new location at Valley Mall.

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  13. MPO Stalls Decision On Intersection StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... and delays are common in the area, which has several commercial properties and an entrance to James Madison University. Although Interstate 81's Exit 245 is included in the area, the ramp already has received funding for a realignment. Some of the ...

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  14. Virtual Reality Brings Tours To JMURead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    About a dozen James Madison University students toured some of America's most historic buildings Thursday without stepping foot off campus. The students spent the semester creating virtual reality tours of buildings built during the early American republic, the period between the Revolution and the Civil War.

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  15. Three-Week Program Targets InnovatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    A free innovation commercialization program to help entrepreneurs bring products to market will begin locally this winter, according to a news release. The Virginia network of Small Business Development Centers, James Madison University X-Labs, Shenandoah Valley Technology Council and George Mason University are teaming to offer the Innovation Commercialization Assistance Program, which assists inventors and entrepreneurs as they start to bring new innovations to market.

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  16. Weber State football: Wildcats face biggest challenge yet in top-ranked James MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... then handled the rival T-Birds 30-13. On Friday at 5 p.m. MDT, Weber State will take the field at James Madison University, once again as the underdog, only on this occasion the label is warranted. The No. 8/11 Wildcats are set to battle the No.1 ...

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  17. Going for Gold: Martinsville robotics team wins state championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... a first place trophy at the state level of competition. Held over the weekend, 10 girls traveled to James Madison University in Harrisonburg where they battled against the best robotics teams in Virginia. "At regionals, it was only a certain amount ...

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  18. Valley Lawmakers Talk Budget At BreakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    Local Republican state legislators said they were uncertain what the General Assembly will bring with so many new Democratic delegates. On Wednesday morning, roughly 60 people attended a prelegislative breakfast in the James Madison University Festival Ballroom.

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  19. JMUa s secondary key to top-ranked defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Northern Virginia Daily

    James Madison University had its entire starting secondary receive All-Colonial Athletic Conference honors this season. In last weekend's playoff victory over Stony Brook, JMU's secondary showed just how deserving their conference honors were.

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  20. JMU expects venue to help it stand out from other schoolsRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2017 | Virginia Business

    The 220,000-square-foot Union Bank & Trust Center will seat 8,500 for basketball games and 10,000 for other events. Courtesy JMU James Madison University's basketball program will be playing on a different level in 2020 when it opens the Union Bank & Trust Center.

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