In Memorium: Lawrence Winters

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In Memorium: Lawrence Winters

Dr. Lawrence Winters, former Chair of the Department of Chemistry at Virginia Commonwealth University, passed away June 1, 2014. He joined VCU in 1972, succeeding Mary Kapp as the Chair of the Department of Chemistry. He served as chair of chemistry from 1972-83 and 1988-95, and retired from VCU in 1996. Prior to joining VCU, […]

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Dean Announces Director of The Great Place Initiative

The following is a message from Dean Jim Coleman: The College of Humanities and Sciences has over four hundred full time faculty, over 200 part time faculty, 80 staff, and approximately 14,000 students creating a large and very complex culture spread out across the Monroe Park Campus. We have come to recognize that this complexity […]

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Alumni Relations Welcomes New Colleagues

The following is a message from Bethanie Constant, director of development and alumni relations in the College. Dear Colleagues, I am very excited to announce the arrival of two new VCU College of Humanities and Sciences colleagues. Chnoic Adams Clarke has accepted the position of Development and Alumni Relations Manager for the VCU College of […]

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The Next Big Idea Competition

The Next Big Idea Competition is here! Tap into your entrepreneurial side by coming up with an idea that offers beneficial value to the marketplace, society, environment, community, campus life, etc. The winning entry will receive a $500 prize! For consideration, you will need to submit an entry form with your idea that describes a […]

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CHS Faculty Selected for Faculty Development Seminar in South Africa

The Global Education Office has selected participants for the 2014 Faculty Development Seminar that will be held at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban, South Africa this August. Four of the seven participants selected are from the College: Susan Bodnar-Deren, Ph.D., Department of Sociology Rowena Briones, Ph.D., Richard T. Robertson School of Media & Culture […]

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College of Humanities and Sciences hosts 87th annual VSSA conference

RICHMOND, VA – Faculty, undergraduate and graduate students from all across the Commonwealth gathered at VCU recently for the 87th Virginia Social Science Association (VSSA) annual meeting. The conference, held on April 18-19, was hosted by the VCU College of Humanities and Sciences for the second year in a row. The conference kicked off on […]

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Be a Judge at the 2014 VAS / VJAS Meeting

 VCU will host the 2014 Virginia Academy of Science (VAS) / Virginia Junior Academy of Science (VJAS) meeting from Tuesday May 13 through Friday May 16. The VJAS consists of presentations by high school and middle school students, organized by topic and section, and these presentations will take place on Wednesday, May 14. See below […]

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Humanities Center Residential Fellows

We are delighted to announce the inaugural group of Residential Fellows that will convene at the Humanities Research Center in Spring Semester 2015. Leigh Ann Craig (History) Christine Cynn (Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies) Kathryn Meier (History) Sachi Shimomura (English) They will be working on individual books projects that coalesce around the theme Authorizing Health: […]

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Dr. Reed Profiled by VCU News

“Reed joined the Department of Physics in the VCU College of Humanities and Sciences, where he applies his multidisciplinary talent to the development of nanoscale measurement approaches related to biological systems…” Read the complete article at VCU News.  

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Student Awards Night

Pictures from the student awards ceremony for the College of Humanities and Sciences are on the College’s Facebook page.

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