Spring 2018 Residential Fellowships Announced

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Spring 2018 Residential Fellowships Announced

Please join us in congratulating the recipients of the Humanities Research Center’s Residential Fellowships for Spring Semester 2018. Each year this program gives four faculty who are working on related issues or topics release from teaching responsibilities for one semester so that they can focus on their individual research projects and at the same time […]

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Dean’s Fellows Announced

Dean Fuentes is pleased to announce the appointment of two Dean’s Fellows, Sarah Golding, Instructor and Director of Undergraduate Research in the Department of Biology, and Meredith Katz, Instructor and Internship Coordinator in the Department of Sociology. Sarah will be working under the mentorship of Associate Dean for Research Scott Gronert on initiatives related to […]

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Higher Education Advocacy Day January 12

All faculty are invited to participate in Virginia Higher Education Advocacy Day, this Thursday, January 12 beginning at 8:30 am. Legislators react favorably when they hear from our faculty telling stories about their research, their students, and their community engagement. Feel free to contact the VCU organizers.  Pat Cummins’ e-mail address is pcummins@vcu.edu, her cell […]

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Your Big Ideas: Phase 2

Congratulations to the following faculty members, whose faculty hiring proposals were selected by the Research Advisory Committee for the next phase of our Big Ideas initiative. The proposals were selected based on their potential for impact and distinction through research and integration with education and community engagement. McKenna Brown and Antonio Espinoza for Migration Studies: […]

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Call for Applications: Dean’s Fellows

The College of Humanities and Sciences is pleased to invite applications for Dean’s Fellows. Fellows will be engaged in a variety of leadership activities in the College and on campus, participating collaboratively as active members of the Dean’s leadership team in the Dean’s Office, contributing to team meetings, bringing important perspectives from the faculty, and […]

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Recipients of HRC Research Grants for 2016-2017

Congratulations to the 2016 – 2017 recipients of the Humanities Research Center Grants: Kathleen Chapman, Art History Animal Worlds in German Modern Art and Empire Gloria I-Ling Chien, School of World Studies The Adaptation of Tibetan Lojong Teachings in Cognitively-Based Compassion Training G. Antonio Espinoza, History Apostles of Civilization and Mothers of Good Manners:  The […]

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Interim Chairs Announced

Dean Monste Fuentes is pleased to welcome  to announce the appointment of Bonnie Brown as the Interim Chair of the Department of Biology and Joann Richardson as Interim Chair of the Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences. Bonnie joined VCU in 1991. She is a Professor of Biology and has served as Associate Chair of […]

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Dean Fuentes Meets with Egyptian Delegation

An Egyptian Delegation  headed by  Maj. Gen.  Dr. Mosatafa Abdelwahab, the President of the Military Technical College (MTC) of Egypt visited VCU on August 30th, 2016 to discuss sending PhD and undergraduate research students in Chemistry and Engineering to VCU.  They met with President Rao, Dean Boyan of Engineering and Dean Fuentes of Humanities and Sciences […]

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10 Under 10: Kevin Powers

Alumnus Kevin Powers (B.A.’08/H&S) has been named a VCU 10 Under 10 award winner. The awards celebrate alumni who earned their first VCU degree within the past 10 years and who have enjoyed remarkable professional success, made important contributions to their community and/or loyally supported the university. Powers started writing about the age of 13, […]

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10 Under 10: Sudharshana Apte

Alumna Sudharshana Apte, Ph.D. (M.S.’11/H&S; Ph.D.’14/H&S) has been named a VCU 10 Under 10 award winner. The awards celebrate alumni who earned their first VCU degree within the past 10 years and who have enjoyed remarkable professional success, made important contributions to their community and/or loyally supported the university. After receiving her bachelor’s in computer […]

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