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Community Engagement NewsView All
Sep 17, 2017
More than 150 Carver students in Kindergarten through 2nd grade have benefited.
Sep 17, 2017
60 Youth-Serving Programs Participated.
Community Engagement Events
Sep. 23, 2017
Join HandsOn Greater Richmond for a regional day of service.
Sep. 27, 2017
Lázaro Lima will speak about his forthcoming book on the first Hispanic and Latina Justice of the US Supreme Court.
Oct. 21, 2017
Join the Division for Inclusive Excellence and Equality Virginia for the 2017 Virginia Transgender Information and Empowerment Summit.
Seven University-Community Programs Awarded 2017-18 Community Engagement Grants
VCU's Council for Community Engagement awarded seven university-community programs one-year grants of up to $20,000 during a celebration of the university’s commitment to community engagement on May 3 at Cabell Library. In addition, four ongoing projects were recognized with Currents of Change Awards, which recognize outstanding university-community partnerships in research, outreach, teaching and student-initiated projects.
Over the course of a decade, the CCE has awarded more than $1 million in grants to more than 70 projects with a direct impact on the community. Grants have provided a real-world context for research, teaching and service.
Community Engagement Faculty Stars
Get to Know Richmond
Combining the amenities of a major metropolitan area with the charm and convenience of a small historic city, Richmond provides an engaging backdrop for work, play and study.
DCE Staff Pick:
The Valentine Museum’s neighborhood walking tours explore the history and evolution of Richmond’s diverse neighborhoods. Go beyond the highlights and uncover each neighborhood’s best-kept secrets.