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Creating an Elementary School Garden

The idea for establishing a grade school garden began with Dr. Amy Goodall’s desire to complete an island biogeography study of butterflies in an urban setting.

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Photo: ribbon cuttingISAT Alumni and Veteran Designs State-of-the-Art Facility

June 25, 2015

Brent Kiomall (‘13)graduated with an ISAT degree after serving in the US Infantry in Iraq and Afghanistan. The discipline and skills that Kiomall acquired from his service and in ISAT prepared him to excel, leading to a successful career in the alternative fuels industry.

PHOTO:JMU faculty and students raftingRafting Trip Shows a New Perspective of Waynesboro Community

June 25, 2015

Led by ISAT professor Dr. Thomas Benzing , Waynesboro High School students on April 13 experienced their community from a new perspective—the water .

PHOTO: 19th annual symposiumJMU Wind Center Earns State Recognition

June 16, 2015

The Center for Wind Energy at JMU has been recognized with a 2014-15 Creating Excellence Award for collaborating with Massanutten Technical Center to develop dual enrollment courses in wind turbine mechanics and introduction to wind energy.

PHOTO: 19th annual symposiumGS Alumna Transitions into New Position

June 9, 2015

Anna Fisher, a James Madison University alumna, recently started working with the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) in California.

PHOTO: JMU DI TeamAnother JMU team Continues Run of Success

May 29, 2015

JMU Destination Imagination extended its years-long streak of success by winning gold, silver and bronze medals at the 2015 Destination Imagination Global Finals tournament May 20-23 in Knoxville, Tenn.

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Department HeadWelcome to the Department of Integrated Science and Technology! Our students and faculty study the application of a broad range of sciences and technologies to problems of current societal importance. We focus not only on the technical issues but also on how to ensure that these solutions will be embraced by society. More >