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17th Annual Darwin Day

17th Annual Darwin Day Friday, February 12th The Graduate Organization Of Biology Students, Graduate Student Organization, Biology Department, and Integrative Life Sciences Student Organization presents the 17th Annual Darwin Day on Friday, Feb. 12th at 11:00am in the Commonwealth Ballrooms of the Student Commons. Speaking Evolution: Why acceptance, knowledge and understanding of evolution matter will […]

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Psychology and Creative Writing alumna publishes collection of poetry

Diana Woodcock, B.S. Psychology ’74 and M.F.A. Creative Writing ’04, recently published a collection of poems Under the Spell of a Persian Nightingale. She is also the author of Swaying on the Elephant’s Shoulders, which won the 2010 Venice Quebodeaux International Poetry Prize for Women, and six chapbooks including Beggar in the Everglades, Desert Ecology: Lessons […]

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Psychology Distinguished Speaker Series

Thursday, Feb. 25 at 12:00pm, Psychology will welcome Barbara Fiese, Ph.D., as the second speaker in their new Distinguished Speaker Series.  Dr. Fiese is The Pampered Chef Ltd. endowed chair in family resiliency, professor of human development and family studies, and director of the Family Resiliency Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her research […]

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What Are You Doing When You Graduate?

Have you considered staying at VCU in a Graduate Program within the College of Humanities and Sciences? Did you know that: Some graduate programs pay you a stipend and cover your graduate tuition. There are Masters (MS) and Doctoral (PhD) programs in most departments. Your stipend can be provided by your service as a Graduate […]

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Faculty Senate Notes

The Faculty Senate met in November, and secretary Scott Street (SSOR) distributed the following notes (with any attachments): Faculty Senate_November Special Awards Overview 2015

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Roundtable on the Paris Attacks

Paris attacks of November 13, 2015 were presented in context on November 23, 2015. IN FRENCH. Five contexts were given: 1) Pat Cummins (VCU), Context of French and European values; 2) Jennifer Shotwell (Randolph Macon College), Context of January 2015 attacks on Charlie Hebdo newspaper and a Jewish grocery store; 3) Benoit Meyrieux (Franciscan University) […]

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Virginia’s Caring University Scholarship Awards Ceremony

Presented by the VCU Staff Senate October 6, 2015 10:00 am University Student Commons, Commonwealth Ballrooms A total of $11,000.00 in scholarship funds were raised and awarded amongst eight undergraduate students in need of financial assistance at VCU for the Fall 2015 Semester. Six of the recipients have majors in the College. Additional information regarding […]

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RAMbulators Bake Sale

October 5, 2015 1:30 – 4:00pm Hibbs Hall, Room 308 Members of the RAMbulators walking team and several faculty and staff in the College prepared a variety of delicious pastries and baked goods. Thank you faculty and staff for volunteering your time and efforts toward the success of the Bake Sale! The following community sponsors […]

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H & S Faculty & Staff Appreciation Luncheon

September 1, 2015 11:30 am University Student Commons, Commonwealth Ballrooms BON APPETIT The luncheon was a heartfelt appreciation and “thank you” to the faculty and staff for their outstanding work and dedication in the College. The College of Humanities and Sciences faculty and staff enjoyed great Italian cuisine to kick off the beginning of the […]

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Humanities Research Center’s 2016 Research Grants Recipients

We would like to congratulate all of the recipients for the Humanities Research Center’s 2016 Research Grants: Joshua Eckhardt (English): Religion Around John Donne Carolyn Eastman (History): The Strange Genius of Dr. O: Oratory and Transatlantic Celebrity in Early America Richard Fine (English): Edward Kennedy’s Long Road to Reims: The Media and the Military in […]

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