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24-hour Hackathon at JMU will inspire area students to innovate

James Madison University will host its second annual student-led Bluestone Hacks this weekend.


MACROCK Festival comes to Downtown Harrisonburg

The annual music conference known as MACROCK will be held in Downtown Harrisonburg Friday and Saturday.

Louis Rowe named new men’s basketball coach at JMU

JMU announced the hiring of Bowling Green assistant Louis Rowe to head the men’s basketball program.

EMU hires Scott Barge as new director of institutional research

Scott Barge has accepted an appointment as Eastern Mennonite University’s next director of institutional research and effectiveness.

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Nobel recipient headlines Post-Conflict Recovery Week at JMU

Mary Wareham, part of a Nobel Peace Prize-winning team, will discuss efforts to ban weapons with artificial intelligence at JMU.

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Need for better nighttime lighting gets students talking

What can be done to make nighttime lighting at JMU more cost effective and less obtrusive to the environment?

Do you need a hearing aid? Four questions

You’re thinking about checking out what a hearing aid can do to maybe improve your hearing and your quality of life.

Virginia Tech hires Kenny Brooks as new women’s basketball coach

Virginia Tech announced Monday that it has hired Waynesboro High School alum Kenny Brooks as the head coach of its women’s basketball program.


Author of Emotional Intelligence Dan Goleman to speak at EMU

Psychologist and author of Emotional Intelligence and Focus Daniel Goleman has transformed the way the world educates children.

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Paralympic athlete from Harrisonburg opens awareness week

Paralympic athlete Josh Sundquist will be the keynote speakerto kick off Disability Awareness Week at James Madison University.

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Video: AFP produces WVPT spot promoting Wayne Theatre

Augusta Free Press has produced a spot that will run on WVPT-Virginia’s Public Television promoting the Wayne Theatre.

Women’s lacrosse: Big second half lifts Virginia past JMU

The No. 13 Virginia women’s lacrosse team (5-5, 0-3 ACC) snapped a four-game losing skid with a 10-9 victory over James Madison on Wednesday.

JMU Forbes Center seeks nominees for Circle of Excellence Awards

Do you know an artist, arts administrator, or arts educator whose accomplishments have improved the vitality of the Shenandoah Valley?

Hearing Healthcare Blog: Choosing your hearing aid

You’ve decided that you need a hearing aid for quality of life. The next big step: choosing your hearing aid.


Events planned to support Blacks Run and Downtown CleanUp Day

The city of Harrisonburg is recruiting volunteers to register for the annual Blacks Run and Downtown CleanUp Day, which will be held April 9.

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JMU alum receives prestigious business honor

JMU alum Eric Major has been selected to receive a 2016 Medallion for Entrepreneurship from Beta Gamma Sigma International Business Honor Society.

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West Virginia surgeon to speak at JMU math conference for young women

Dr. Theresa Rutledge will be one of two keynote speakers Saturday at the Expanding Your Horizons math conference for girls at James Madison University.

JMU hurting itself with negativity over Brady, Withers?

JMU is once again looking for a new coach for a marquee athletics program after firing basketball coach Matt Brady.

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Massanutten Resort to open mountain bike park

Officials at Massanutten Resort announced on Tuesday that they will be the home to some of the newest and best mountain bike trails on the East Coast.

Hearing loss doesn’t have to be your new reality

Hearing loss isn’t a sign of “old age.” Reality is, the majority of people with hearing loss are actually below retirement age.

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Madison Vision Series features diversity expert

Dr. Sylvia Hurtado will offer the final presentation of the Madison Vision Series on Thursday, March 17, from 3:30 to 5 p.m.at Grafton-Stovall Theatre.