Representatives from all academic and major support units help facilitate VCU becoming a national model for community engagement and regional impact.
The American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy has selected the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy to receive the 2014-15 Lawrence C. Weaver Transformative Community Service Award for the school’s commitment to addressing unmet community needs through education, practice and research.
Approximately 20 community partners attended the event, which was held to thank the partners for making volunteer opportunities available to ASPiRE students and to recognize their dedication to VCU during the 2014-15 academic year.
Join CMST 691 for a live interview with Michelle Stickler, executive director, VCU Office of Research Subjects Protections, and Jesse Senechal, associate director, VCU Metropolitan Educational Research Consortium.
VCU faculty and staff are invited to volunteer with VCU ASPiRE students at the Fairfield Boys and Girls Club.
VCU faculty and staff are invited to volunteer with VCU ASPiRE students at the Peter Paul Development Center.
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.