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Spring 2021 Presentations

Spring 2021 Presentations This semester we're featuring two of our classes' final presentations: Arts Innovations…

Fall 2021 Classes

Fall 2021 Classes Check out our repertoire of academic classes and projects coming in the…

Fab Lab 2021

Virtual Events CAD Software Learning Come learn how to use the FREE online CAD software…

Future of Education

The Future of Education Fall 2021 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Antiracism and General Education What…

Hacking for Assessment

Hacking* for Assessment *Hack – to improvise effectively; to take things apart and repurpose them…

Hacking for the Environment

Hacking* for the Environment Solving problems critical to our environment through mission-driven entrepreneurship across the…

Giving Day 2021

Give to JMU X-Labs! Support our innovation ecosystem and help us build a culture of…

What’s new with the Arts Innovations class this semester?

What's new with the Arts Innovations class this semester? Visual and performing arts are a…

Spring 2021 Freshman Orientation

Spring 2021 Freshman Orientation What is the best way to impress new JMU students? Invite…

Guest Lecturing “in” Milwaukee

Guest Lecturing "in" Milwaukee I think JMU X-Labs is doing an amazing job connecting faculty…

Fall 2020 in Review

Fall 2020 in Review Despite the pandemic, it was a busy semester full of exciting…

Front Page News: JMU X-Labs Counting Down Christmas With Creativity

Front Page News: "[JMU] X-Labs Counting Down Christmas With Creativity" 12 Days of JMU X-Labs…

Spring 2021 Classes

Spring 2021 Classes Check out our repertoire of academic classes and projects coming in the…

Autonomous Vehicle Test Drive

Autonomous Vehicle Test Drive On November 18th, Reporters from the Daily News-Record, TV-3 and WMRA…

Family & Friends Game Night Fridays

Family & Friends Game Night Fridays Student interns innovate to create a repertoire of virtual…

What is Robotic Process Automation?

What is Robotic Process Automation? As an emerging technology, RPA has consistently been in recent…

Virtual Makeup Becomes a Reality

Virtual Makeup Becomes a Reality Over the summer of 2020, Jenna Jansen and Jamie Zeigler,…

The Performing Arts Go Virtual

Above | Part of the BOND International Virtual Live Performance Festival was held on the…

New interns!

New interns! JMU X-Labs student interns learn invaluable leadership skills and pass them on to…

1787 Freshman Orientation

1787 Freshman Orientation What’s the best way to let new JMU students know about the…

Arts Innovations

Arts Innovations It would be great to have a robust and sustainable model for this…

The Farmers Market Goes Online

The Farmers Market Goes Online What happens when you develop a culture of innovation and…

Podcasting about the Pandemic

Podcasting about the Pandemic Above | (Left to right) The "Just Missing U" podcast logo…

Salesforce Application Development

Salesforce Application Development In partnership with Deloitte Consulting, we're offering our popular Salesforce training as…

Hacking for Democracy

Hacking* for Democracy Hacking for Democracy is an education initiative that applies design thinking to…

Fab Lab 2020

Fab Lab 2020 January 24, 2020 | 3:00-6:00pm Fab Lab is back and better than…

A NATO Solution

A NATO Solution Students present to NATO in Croatia On March 25, 2019, three undergraduate…

Giving Day 2019

Giving Day 2019 2019 Goal – $12,000 Laser Cutter Between 9 academic classes, 20+ Open…

Fab Lab 2019

Fab Lab: PJ Party January 25, 2019 | 2:00-5:00pm Fab Lab is back and better…

Contests and Giveaways

Win a Pop-Up for your Group (Club, Team, Residence Hall, etc.) Win exclusive access to…

Open Lab

Open Lab Open Lab Open Lab hours are held in Lakeview Hall 1150 and vary…

Innovation Summit – Fall 2018

JMU X-Labs Innovation Summit Real problems. Real skills. Real impact. 3pm-6pm | Friday, December 7,…

Solar Engage Event Recap

Solar Engage Event Recap JMU X-Labs Solar Engage event was a hit with JMU students…

Robotic Process Automation

Robotic Process Automation Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Organizations can now intelligently optimize how work gets…

Medical Innovations

Medical Innovations Medical Innovations In this course, engineering, health, kinesiology, and nursing students work in…

Internet of Things

Internet of Things Internet of Things The Internet of Things (IoT) and ubiquitous computing are…

Community Innovations

Students present their container solution for healthcare for the homeless to the local news and…

Creativity and Innovation

Creativity and Innovation Creativity and Innovation If you’re interested in JMU X-Labs and other courses…

Innovation Summit – Spring 2018

JMU X-Labs Innovation Summit Real problems. Real skills. Real impact. 4:30pm-7pm | Friday, April 27,…

2018 VIRTUES Summit

2018 VIRTUES* Summit Bridging the gap between curriculum and industry March 1-2, 2018 | JMU…

Test Person

Position Department Test Person Here would be the bio of Test Person and all of…

Autonomous Vehicles

Governor's Technology Award Winner In September 2018, the Autonomous Vehicles class won an award for innovative…

Blockchain

Blockchain Blockchain With bitcoin valuation exceeding $11,000 and the cryptocurrency getting its own financial exchange,…

Fueled

Fueled Fueled Fueled is a collaborative, student-run food truck initiative designed to promote health, sustainability, and…

Augmented/Virtual Reality

Augmented/Virtual Reality Augmented/Virtual Reality The fields of augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR) and 360° media…

Drones

Drones Drones In the spring of 2015, JMU X-Labs offered the first undergraduate drones course…

Pop-Ups

Pop-Ups Pop-Ups Pop-Ups are free, non-credit workshops for JMU students, faculty, and staff. Taught 3…

Hacking for Defense

Hacking for Defense Hacking* for Defense Hacking for Defense (H4D) is an education initiative that applies…

Hacking for Diplomacy

Hacking for Diplomacy Hacking* for Diplomacy A collaboration with Stanford University, Hacking for Diplomacy (H4Di)…