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Council for Community Engagement

Representatives from all academic and major support units help facilitate community engagement at VCU.

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Working together, changing lives.

The VCU Division of Community Engagement mobilizes university-community partnerships that generate innovative solutions to societal challenges and prepares the engaged citizens of tomorrow. 

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Community Engagement Events



Celebrate VCU with the Community!
May. 3, 2017

The Council for Community Engagement invites faculty, staff, students and community partners to an event celebrating community engagement at VCU.



Radical Listening with the ICA
May. 11, 2017

The Institute for Contemporary Arts hosts a community conversation to help shape its future at VCU, in Richmond and beyond.



Community Engagement Institute
May. 16, 2017

CEI 2017 offers attendees the opportunity to build a basic understanding of community engagement.

Scholar Lightning Talks

Six Community Engagement Scholars from VCU present 3-minute "lightning talks" about aspects of community engagement relevant to their work.

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Community Engagement Faculty Stars

As part of the DCE’s 10th anniversary, the division is profiling VCU faculty members who are committed to community engagement.

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Profiles in Learning: VCU's Community Engagement

Vice Provost for Community Engagement Catherine Howard, Ph.D, is featured in the Provost Office's “Profiles in Learning” video series. She discusses the mission of VCU’s Division of Community Engagement and how it contributes to the success of VCU’s strategic plan, Quest for Distinction.