Press Kit

About JMU X-Labs

Real problems. Real skills. Real impact.

Our mission

To empower students and embolden them to excel

Our process

To challenge students to collaborate with industry professionals and peers from different majors, iterate ideas, and welcome meaningful failure to solve real problems

Our vision

To lead a global movement that makes passionate problem-solving a way of life

Social media links

                         

#jmuxlabs

Scholarly activity

5 Publications
15 Conferences
$40,000+ in External Funding

See list of scholarly activity

Governor's technology award

September, 2017
For innovative use of technology in education

40+ News features

3 Government reports
8 Television features
30+ Print features

See list of news features

Logos

For use on white or very light-colored backgrounds only

For use on colored backgrounds only

Branding guidelines

JMU X-Labs is an organization that represents a concept—a model of education.

  • “JMU X-Labs” is a singular noun and should be written in its entirety without an article preceding it as follows:
    • JMU X-Labs is a recipient of a Governor’s Technology Award for innovative use of technology in education.”
    • “A team of students from the drone class at JMU X-Labs went to Cartagena, Colombia to test their prototype.”
  • When used as an adjective, the name should still include the “s”, e.g., “JMU X-Labs courses…”
  • When referring to the shared academic space at Lakeview Hall, please use “the lab

Please do not use any of the following:

  • James Madison University’s X-Labs
  • JMU’s X-Labs
  • the JMU X-Labs
  • the JMU X-Lab
  • in JMU X-Labs
  • X-Lab, X-Labs
  • the X-Lab, the X-Labs

Testimonials

    This is the future of education.

    Seán McCarthy, Assistant Professor of WRTC JMU X-Labs faculty member

    I wish education was more like this. It’s so much more rewarding.

    Cassandra Hagstoz, Computer Information Systems, Class of 2018 JMU X-Labs student

    This sort of study better prepares students for the real world and gives prospective employers confidence.

    U.S. Special Operations Command JMU X-Labs client partner

Media contact

Kim Fisher
Director of Communications
[email protected]
(540) 568-7144