James Madison University

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Students may select from a variety of majors, minors, programs, concentration and tracks that are available through the sevendepartments that comprise the College of Health and Behavioral Studies

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PHOTO: Haley Lipton

Social Work student chosen as student speaker for commencement

May 1, 2018

“I’m just so endlessly grateful to be here and to be part of this community—and to be able to hopefully contribute to the university as student speaker is the biggest honor.”

PHOTO: Kathia Bonilla

Barron reflects on leading JMU's psychology learning community

April 27, 2018

When Kenn Barron founded the JMU Psychology Learning Community (PLC) in fall of 2002, there was a university-wide initiative to develop innovative engaged learning opportunities for students.

PHOTO: Lincoln Gray

Social work student presents honors project at regional conference

April 25, 2018

Senior social work student Haley Lipton’s honors project was accepted for presentation at the 2018 Southern Regional Honors Council Conference.