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JMU Alumnus Named Chairman of Governor’s Advisory Board

February 26, 2015

Mike Puglia ('11), serves as chairman of Governor's Advisory Board of the Virginia Athletic Trainer's Association (VATA).

CHBS LOGO2015 CHBS Mini-Grant Recipients Announced

February 10, 2015

Congratulations to the recipients of the recent mini-grant competition to support faculty development.  Thanks to everyone who submitted a proposal.

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Dr. Charles Harris Recognized with Award

February 9, 2015

Dr. Charles Harris is well-known for being among the first to experiment with various instructional technologies at JMU.

PHOTO: Isabel Jimenez-Bush ’15 and Kristen Castilleja ’15

Students Aim to Connect Science and Culture

February 6, 2015

After attending conference, Isabel Jimenez-Bush ’15 and Kristen Castilleja ’15 work to establish SACNAS chapter at JMU.

PHOTO: McGuire and Bryson

Two Social Work Professors Honored at Annual Meeting

February 6, 2015

Every year the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) Women’s Council hosts a networking breakfast to honor members for mentoring a colleague.

Professor Kathy Floyd, an instructor in the Department of Nursing, coordinated a trip to Kenya last summer for a group of undergraduate nursing students. Spending time in Kenya gave students a unique educational opportunity to participate in clinics and gain hands on medical practice in a culture different than their own.

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