Giving Conversation with Jolynne Bartley and the Gus Bus

The Chik-fil-A Foundation awarded $75,000 to James Madison University’s Reading Road Show Gus Bus. We caught up with Jolynne Bartley, Assistant Director of Children and Youth Services at JMU’s Institute for Innovation in Health and Human Services, to hear about her enthusiasm for the gift and the program.     Q:  For starters, what is… Read More Giving Conversation with Jolynne Bartley and the Gus Bus

Alumni Feature | Chiedo John (’13) – WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE?

Fall 2009 I started my first semester at JMU as a Computer Science student. And when I say, I got lucky, I got really lucky. I didn’t visit JMU’s campus beforehand or do much research. I just picked JMU for a handful of superficial reasons and got lucky because JMU turned out to be amazing… Read More Alumni Feature | Chiedo John (’13) – WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE?

Connection, Conversation and Engagement at Hire Virginia 2018

In early November, JMU students and alumni participated in an inaugural state-wide program called, Hire Virginia. It was a weekend filled with connection, conversation and engagement. Let’s take a step back and share with you how we got there. The JMU Office of Alumni Relations (OAR) partnered with seven other colleges across the state (UVA,… Read More Connection, Conversation and Engagement at Hire Virginia 2018