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October 18, 2016
For many professionals, changing career paths is a great way to gain insights and apply their experiences to new fields. This is certainly the case for Dr. Özlem Ersin, the newest associate dean for CHBS.
October 13, 2016
Dr. Laura Hunt Trull recently made participation in one RAM (Rural Access Medical) clinic a service-learning requirement to complete her Rural Health course, SOWK/IPE/NSG 314.
October 12, 2016
As a student athlete and Psychology major, Jesse Tarr ('08) saw an opportunity to combine his love of sports with his passion for service learning.
October 4, 2016
Last spring, Nancy Mack '17 was granted the "Excellence in Poster Presentation" award at the Georgetown University Undergraduate Research Conference in Washington, D.C.
September 29, 2016
The Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors (BPD), an organization supporting the development of social work educators, named JMU faculty Dr. Karen Myers and Dr. Laura Trull Emerging Leaders.
September 26, 2016
Dr. Krisztina Jakobsen has been using a teaching method called Team-Based Learning (TBL), in which students learn primary course content outside of the classroom and spend class time working in teams to apply their knowledge.
August 16, 2016
Rachel Quinn ‘17 attended the conference of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) in San Antonio, TX in May 2016 and was elected Regional Director of the Mid-Atlantic Region.
‘Send Silence Packing’ exhibition, a traveling display of 1,100 backpacks representing those lives lost to suicide on college campuses. Send Silence Packing tours college campuses each year to promote suicide awareness, including a stop at JMU this year on Monday, April 25, in front of Madison Union.
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