May 07, 2018
Participate in the VCU Outcomes Survey!

Congratulations graduates!  As Virginia Commonwealth University continues to grow, we’re needing more feedback from you as graduates so that we can build new or tweak existing programming to better serve you as you transition to life after college.  This is an area I champion and am particularly passionate about advocating for.  With that said, when

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May 07, 2018
You First at VCU: First Generation

Please see the note below from Dr. Daphne Rankin, Associate Vice Provost.  If you are a first generation student, congratulations!  It’s an honor that you’ve achieved this bold step here with us at VCUarts! The Division of Strategic Enrollment Management has launched an initiative focused on promoting the success of our first-generation college students–defined as

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April 13, 2018
Volunteers Needed for ICA Grand Opening Block Party on 4/21

The Institute for Contemporary Art (ICA) at Virginia Commonwealth University presents the art of our time and provides an open forum for dialogue and collaboration across the region and throughout the world. The ICA will serve VCU’s vision of a 21st-century urban research university through its commitment to community engagement, interdisciplinary collaborations, and fostering an

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April 13, 2018
April 19, 7 pm | VCU Student Evening at the ICA

  Join us April 19 for an exclusive, VCU student event. Explore the ICA’s new building, designed by Steven Holl Architects. Preview Declaration, our inaugural exhibition. Screenprint a postcard with Studio Two Three. Contribute to VCU student Andrew Bell’s Collective Declaration. Music by Shanel the DJ. Free pizza and dessert. Free t-shirt for the first

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April 10, 2018
#Not Anymore at VCU: Creating Cultural Change Panel 4/12

Virginia Commonwealth University is sponsoring Not Anymore at VCU: Panel on Creating Cultural Change to Prevent Sexual Assault and Harassment. National, state and local experts will address critical issues in response to the #MeToo movement, #TimesUp and other catalyzing forces. The event is free and open to the university and surrounding communities. Sponsored by the

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April 10, 2018
Join the ICA Student Engagement Committee!

A fantastic way to be involved with the ICA is below, application deadline is April 15.  Questions?  Please reach out to Erin Hanas at eshanas@vcu.edu Join the Institute for Contemporary Art (ICA) Student Engagement Committee! Opening April 21, 2018, the ICA is VCU’s new, non-collecting institute, dedicated to presenting the art of our time and to

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April 10, 2018
April Career Events: Good stuff!

April Career Events THIS WEEK Careers in the Commons: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Tuesday, April 10, 10:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Outside the Commons Theater, University Student Commons Meet & Greet: Savage Apparel  Tuesday, April 10, 3 – 5 p.m. VCU Career Services University Student Commons, Room 143 UPS First Step Interview Session Wednesday, April 11,

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March 30, 2018
Climate Survey! (Please!)

If you dig really deep into your emails, you’ll see that you received a link to a climate survey on February 28th that came from an email address heri@vainc.net.  The subject line was ‘Diverse Learning Environments Survey Invitation’.  If you don’t mind looking for that email and responding through your unique link we would appreciate

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March 30, 2018
Submit to Auctus! Journal of Undergraduate Research

Our friends at Auctus, the campus journal of undergraduate research asked me to share this message below.  Enjoy!   ​Auctus is accepting submissions of creative scholarship in a broad range of media. ​Auctus’ mission is to provide a curated showcase of exceptional undergraduate work. We are currently seeking submissions for the creative section (as well

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February 08, 2018
Phi Kappa Phi Scholarships: Due 2/14/18

The VCU chapter of Phi Kappa Phi has opened their scholarships for submission. For application instructions please follow the link here. Please forward all applications by February 14 and questions to Dr. Christina Lindholm at clindholm@vcu.edu.  Hard copy applications can be dropped at the VCUarts Dean’s Office, room 201 of Pollak.