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McKee leads drum circles for youth and seniors

December 5, 2017

"Research indicates that when someone is sitting and relaxed their neurological connections are minimized but if they start listening to music, these connections start to light up"

PHOTO: Wilson Hall

CHBS programs nationally recognized for engagement

November 28, 2017

The American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) recently recognized JMU nursing and social work for exemplary civic education within their respective programs.

PHOTO: Suicide Research Team

JMU researchers do groundbreaking suicide research

November 28, 2017

JMU researchers have launched a groundbreaking study that will look at suicidality from a new perspective, extending limited literature on the topic and reducing stigma in the process.