Commencement Ceremonies for May ’19

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Commencement Ceremonies for May ’19

If you are graduating this May, congratulations! VCU has a website devoted to Commencement with details about all department and school ceremonies.

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Meet VCU’s Authors Series in Local Libraries

February 5 – May 14, 2019 VCU’s authors visit local libraries to speak on a variety of topics. The complete schedule is below. Stars for Freedom: Hollywood, Black Celebrities, and the Civil Rights Movement Henrico County Tuckahoe Library – Tuesday, February 5, 7:00 PM Henrico County Libbie Mill Library – Monday, April 15, 7:00 PM Henrico […]

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How Reason Can Reveal God

Thursday, April 25, 2019 Joshua Rasmussen, Ph.D., is an associate professor of philosophy at Azusa Pacific University. His area of expertise is analytic metaphysics, with a focus on the foundations of existence and the philosophy of mind. He is author of Defending the Correspondence Theory of Truth (Cambridge University Press, 2014), Necessary Existence (with Alexander […]

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Building Skills for Grant Writing

Friday, April 26, 2019 This 60-minute session will provide attendees with information essential for being a successful grant writer. Participants will learn: Basics of using Pivot (a grant search database) and other strategies for finding funding Differences between academic and grant writing, and techniques for making this transition Etiquette and preparation for interacting with project […]

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From Mathematics to Sculpture

Friday, April 26, 2019 George Hart will present examples of his mathematically informed sculptures, which generally apply computer technology in their design and/or fabrication. These include works made of metal, wood, plastic or found objects, and often use laser-cutting, plasma-cutting or 3D-printing technologies in their realization. Math and computer science aspects of these designs and […]

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