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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!


CHBS Embraces Preparing Future Faculty Program

March 24, 2015

Every year, JMU’s Preparing Future Faculty Program (PFF) selects four doctoral students to receive a one-year teaching fellowship teaching JMU courses.

PHOTO: Kathleen Stewart CSD Student is Running Her Way to Success

March 19, 2015

For junior Communication Science and Disorders major, Kathleen Stewart, this year seems to be her time to shine.

PHOTO: TutoringEye-opening Tutoring

March 9, 2015

In the spring of her junior year, senior Psychology major Megan Knetemann signed up for the Tutoring At-Risk and Foster Children fieldwork class to get service hours for another class.

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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.

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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