The Importance of our Urban Catholic Schools

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The Importance of our Urban Catholic Schools

Tuesday, September 18 4:00 p.m. Cabell Library Lecture Hall Join VCU President Emeritus, Eugene Trani, and guest speakers Wanda Wallin and Joseph Whitmore to learn about Catholic education in Richmond and beyond. Presented by Dr. Eugene Trani and the Bishop Walter F. Sullivan Chair of Catholic Studies More information on this lecture series may be […]

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qPCR-Based Mixture Detection Using High Resolution Melt Curve Analysis: Getting More Information Earlier on in the Forensic DNA Workflow

September 19, 2018 2:00 p.m. Academic Learning Commons, 2201 Speaker: Tracey Dawson Cruz, PhD Department of Forensic Science Virginia Commonwealth University Sponsored by the Department of Forensic Science as part of its Graduate Program Seminar Series For more information: Jo Murphy, (804) 828-8420, jsmurphy@vcu.edu

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The Opioid Epidemic in Virginia: Individual, Family and Community Consequences

September 19, 2018 7:00 p.m. Academic Learning Commons 1107 This inaugural event marks the launch of our annual Health Sciences Lecture Series. The series invites speakers to highlight topics relevant to the structure, organization and operation of the U.S. healthcare system and its impact on the general well-being and health status of the U.S. population. […]

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Truth, Freedom of Expression, Democracy and the Age of the American Presidency

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 6:00 p.m. (doors open at 5:00 p.m.) NEW LOCATION: W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts* 922 Park Avenue A conversation with Bob Woodward, legendary Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist, author and associate editor of The Washington Post *In the event that the Singleton Center is filled to capacity, a video of […]

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Recent Research Trends in the Identification and Interpretation of Skeletal Injuries Associated with Child Abuse

September 26, 2018 2:00 p.m. Academic Learning Commons, 2201 Speaker: Jen Love, PhD, D-ABFA Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Washington, D.C. Sponsored by the Department of Forensic Science as part of its Graduate Program Seminar Series For more information: Jo Murphy, (804) 828-8420, jsmurphy@vcu.edu

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Heavenly Bodies: Bejeweled Skeletons from the Counter Reformation

Tuesday, October 2 4:00 p.m. Cabell Library Lecture Hall Speaker: Dr. Paul Koudounaris Presented as part of the the Bishop Walter F. Sullivan lecture series

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Meet VCU’s Authors: Incoronata Inserra

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 4:00 p.m. Multipurpose Room, Second Floor (Room 250) Cabell Library, 901 Park Avenue Global Tarantella: Reinventing Southern Italian Folk Music and Dances Incoronata (Nadia) Inserra Assistant Professor Department of Focused Inquiry University College Examining tarantella’s changing image and role among Italians and Italian Americans, Dr. Inserra illuminates how factors like tourism, […]

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Improvised Explosive Devices and Post-Blast Investigations

October 3, 2018 2:00 p.m. Academic Learning Commons 2201 Speaker: Richard Stryker, MS Federal Bureau of Investigation Sponsored by the Department of Forensic Science as part of its Graduate Program Seminar Series For more information, contact Jo Murphy at jsmurphy@vcu.edu or (804) 828-8420.

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Making Sense of the Burr Conspiracy

October 3, 2018 5:30 p.m. Cabell Lecture Hall, 3rd floor Speaker: James E. Lewis Jr. Kalamazoo College One of the most celebrated and controversial trials of the nineteenth century took place in Richmond in 1807. The defendant was Aaron Burr—Revolutionary War hero, slayer of Alexander Hamilton and former vice president of the United States. The most important […]

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Demonic Deliverance Exorcism in Africa and Latin America

Monday, October 8 4:00 p.m. Hibbs Hall, room 407 Speaker: Kate Kinsbury, Ph.D., University of Alberta, Canada Presented as part of the the Bishop Walter F. Sullivan lecture series

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