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PHOTO: Dr. Erica LewisEthics in Motion

April 14, 2015

Dr. Erica Lewis, a professor in the Department of Nursing, has spent much of her professional career studying the nature of ethics and how to best teach it to others.


Pre-Med Student Interns at National Cancer Institute

April 13, 2015

Ellie Jordan, a senior Pre-medicine, Economics Major and Biology Minor, completed a summer internship at the National Cancer Institute (NCI).

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Nutrition Expert Inspires Dietetics Students

April 6, 2015

JMU’s Dietetics Program hosted Michelle Berger-Marshall, the Director of Nutrition for Feeding America for the 2015 Nancy Powell Hardaway Speaker Series.

PHOTO: Debbie SturmGraduate Psychology Professor Wins Goodman Faculty Endowment Award

April 3, 2015

Dr. Debbie Sturm was awarded the Goodman Faculty Endowment Award.

PHOTO:Linda HultonNursing Outside the Hospital

April 3, 2015

Dr. Linda Hulton, a Professor of Nursing, recently earned the Alger Family Faculty Endowment Award.

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PANCE Pass Rate of 100%

March 25, 2015

The James Madison University Physician Assistant Program is pleased to announce that the December 2014 graduates have earned a 100% pass rate on the PANCE for first-time test takers!

Schaeffer is a senior health sciences major and Africana studies minor. While he has always been interested in helping people, Schaeffer’s two trips to Haiti through JMU’s Alternative Spring Break program motivated him to pursue further mission trips to Africa.

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