PHOTO: Tracey Thomas
Health Sciences welcomes new professor

September 20, 2018

After serving as a sabbatical replacement for a year at her alma matter, Berea College, Tracey Thomas began looking for a new position at universities across the U.S. When she found JMU, she fell in love.


PHOTO: JMU students and faculty at Lifespan
Phi Epsilon Kappa members spend spring break volunteering

April 5, 2018

During spring break of 2018, several members of Phi Epsilon Kappa went to Charlotte, North Carolina to volunteer at Lifespan, a non-profit organization that provides services to individuals with disabilities.


Photo: JMU Students present research
Health sciences students present research at conference

April 4, 2018

On April 18, four teams of JMU health sciences students will travel to the Georgetown Undergraduate Research Conference (URC) in Washington, D.C., to present their own findings on diverse and pressing health topics.


PHOTO: Stephanie Pasewaldt
Student promotes hand hygiene through public health strategies

March 22, 2018

Health sciences major Stephanie Pasewaldt completed her Honors College capstone project at schools in Uganda and Kenya, where she promoted handwashing through education and infrastructure interventions.