Representatives from all academic and major support units help facilitate VCU becoming a national model for community engagement and regional impact.
Anita Nadal, an assistant professor of Spanish, is teaching a class for immigrants preparing to take the U.S. citizenship test. The class is supported by a community engagement grant.
Anne Moore was one of 15 educators named by President Barack Obama as recipients of the Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators. Moore’s award was based in part on her work with the VCU Team Warbler project.
Join VCU Police, Richmond Police and local neighborhoods for National Night Out.
Join VCU AmeriCorps for an information session from 1 to 2 p.m. at 1103 West Marshall Street.
Join the DCE to discuss pre-selected readings and/or videos that impact community-engaged teaching, learning, outreach and research.
VCU’s Council for Community Engagement celebrated the university’s commitment to community engagement during a May 5 ceremony on campus.
During the event, one-year grants of up to $20,000 were awarded to six university-community programs. The grants, funded jointly by the Office of the Provost and the Vice President for Health Sciences, support interdisciplinary projects designed to enhance and increase university engagement with the Greater Richmond community and to contribute to the research and teaching of VCU units.
Vice Provost for Communiy 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.