10 Under 10: Daniel “Danny” L. Plaugher

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10 Under 10: Daniel “Danny” L. Plaugher

Alumnus Daniel “Danny” L. Plaugher (B.A.’06/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. The youngest of four sons, Plaugher […]

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10 Under 10: Terrell Brown

Alumnus Terrell Brown (B.S.’09/MC) 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. Brown’s interest in broadcast TV started in high […]

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A few moments with our new Dean

Our new dean, Montse Fuentes, took a few minutes out of her busy schedule to answer a few questions for our students, alumni, and friends: Tell us a bit about yourself and what inspires you. I have been blessed by having very loving and supportive parents who valued education and allowed me to travel and […]

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Big Ideas: Next Step

Dean Fuentes has appointed a Research Advisory Committee to review the Big Ideas (over 50) and select 15 of the proposals, based on their potential for impact and distinction through research and integration with education and community engagement. The 15 finalists will be asked to submit a more detailed proposal following a specific set guidelines. The finalists […]

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College Welcomes Dean Fuentes

Following a national search, Montserrat Fuentes, Ph.D., has been named dean of the Virginia Commonwealth University College of Humanities and Sciences, effective July 1. Fuentes currently serves as the head of the Department of Statistics and James M. Goodnight Distinguished Professor of Statistics at North Carolina State University. The VCU College of Humanities and Sciences […]

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Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony

The College of Humanities and Sciences presented our 2nd Annual Staff Awards at our Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony on April 28, 2016 in the University Student Commons, Richmond Salons. The College presented twelve staff members with certificates of appreciation for their dedication and outstanding accomplishments in the College. The recipients of the staff awards […]

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Congratulations to our Faculty Award Winners

All faculty and staff of the College of Humanities and Sciences are invited to our Faculty and Staff Awards and Retirees Breakfast The following members of our faculty have been selected by a committee of previous honorees to receive our Outstanding Faculty Awards for 2016. Elske vP Smith Distinguished Lecturer John Kneebone Department of History Distinguished Scholar Katherine Bassard Department of […]

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Call for Nominations

The College is seeking nominations for the following elected College of Humanities and Sciences or University committee positions beginning academic year 2016-2017: 1. COLLEGE P&T COMMITTEE (3-year term) Need ONE tenured faculty from English or World Studies This committee has 4 elected and 3 appointed tenured faculty members. Outgoing: Bryant Mangum (English), Eugene Mills (Philosophy) […]

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Spring 2017 HRC Residential Fellowship Recipients Announced

Congratulations to the recipients of the Humanities Research Center’s Residential Fellowships for Spring Semester 2017!  Professors Catherine Ingrassia, Shermaine Jones, Brooke Newman, and Oliver Speck will be working together on  “Conditions of Confinement: Identity, Race, and Subjectivity.” They describe their joint endeavor as follows: Engaging the disciplines of history, literature, and film studies, our group examines the […]

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VCU Sociology students Make It Real

Service Learning Students in VCU Sociology’s Aging and the Life Course Class team up with VCU AASE and University of Richmond students in the WIL program this past Saturday. As participants in the East End Clean Up and Restoration Project, students and community members work together to reclaim the historical East End Cemetery, remember and […]

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