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September 8, 2014

Engineering Students Mend Medical Equipment at Hospitals in Nicaragua and Tanzania

This summer, at a small, rural hospital outside of Estelí, Nicaragua, Virginia Commonwealth University student Shruthi Muralidharan encountered an aging electrocardiogram machine that was badly in need of repairs. “A …

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Global Health and Social Media Course Launches Sept. 15

This fall semester, the Robertson School is offering an intensive undergraduate open online course on “Global Health and Social Media.” The six-week course will launch on Sept. 15 and will …

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Sept 12: Building Diverse Boards and Committees

Our region is becoming increasingly diverse, and the people who need support and services from non-profit organizations are increasingly diverse, too. Is your leadership changing to keep up? Do your …

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Sept 16: Hispanic Heritage Month Guest Speaker

To celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month, the Virginia Commonwealth University Global Education Office, Division of Community Engagement, Division for Inclusive Excellence and Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, in collaboration with …

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Sept 22: Starting a Nonprofit

On September 22, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Boulders (7501 Boulders View Drive),  Nonprofit Learning Point presents “Starting a Nonprofit.” This course gives students a nuts-and-bolts foundation …

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Sept 26: Supporting and Sustaining Volunteer Involvement

Keeping volunteers involved can be as challenging as recruiting them in the first place. Retaining their passion and commitment requires ongoing support and communication throughout the organization. On September 26, …

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