My name is Jody Symula. I am the Assistant Dean for Student Affairs here at VCUarts. What does that mean? What does the Assistant Dean for Student Affairs do? Essentially I’m here to help you, advocate for you, and help create new (and streamline current) processes to help guarantee you have a great experience at VCUarts, as well as a smooth transition to the world of work. I am also a source of information about University policies, advising questions as well as opportunities.
I have earned an Associate in Science in Culinary Arts from Johnson & Wales University, a Bachelor of Art with a concentration in Painting from Humboldt State University, and a Master of Fine Arts with a concentration in Painting & Printmaking from VCUarts.
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Hands down the best way to get in touch with me is via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would rather call, my direct line is: 804.828.9313.
You can find Jeanette Hickl, Career & Industry Advisor at VCU Career Services (University Student Commons, 1st floor) M-F from 8:30-5 for appointments and from 1-3 on Fridays for drop-in hours in the fall semester.
To schedule an appointment to meet with her at VCU Career Services, please visit careers.vcu.edu and click on HireVCURams on the right hand side.
Black Art Student Empowerment or B.A.S.E is having its first arts social on Friday, September 15th, 2017 from 6:00pm-9:00pm in West Grace South, Room 1004A (835 W. Grace St.). The purpose for this arts social is for students and faculty from various departments to socialize, network, and build connections. This is a perfect chance to
It is so exciting for me to have Alex come and speak to students about his experience studying at the National Institute of Design in India last spring semester. Alex was our first VCUarts student to study at NID, so he’s done a lot of trailblazing for us. If you are interested in studying in
If you are looking for an additional course outside of your major, there’s some great options below. Please find these courses online on the schedule of classes, and if you have questions please reach out directly to the instructor. Enjoy! Working Your Arts Degree ARTS 291-003 CRN#36704 online Working Your Arts Degree is a decision-making
If you have received federal work-study through your financial aid package at VCU, you may be eligible to apply for some of these positions below. If you have received this award and you’re not seeing anything of interest here, you can find many more opportunities HireVCURams. If you have questions about any of the job
Calling all muralists for work in exchange for food and a possible stipend. All you need is below, please reach out to John Vick (email@example.com) directly with questions Location: ○ Republican Party of Virginia Headquarters ○ 115 E. Grace St., Richmond, VA 23219 Size of Project: ○ See photo of building space. Preferred concept: ○
Please see this great job opportunity for creatives that like to move and enjoy working with children? I’m passing this along for our community contact, so if you have questions please reach out to Angela at firstname.lastname@example.org. Enjoy! Youth Fitness/Dance Instructor Stretch-n- Grow – Richmond, VA ($15- $25 an hour) – Part-time Stretch-N- Grow is adding to our Elite
The Wellness Resource Center (The Well) is seeking interns for Fall 2017 to Spring 2018. The deadline to submit application, resume, and cover letter is July 15. The Well’s mission is to maximize student success by fostering a healthy campus environment. We fulfill this mission through programs, policies, and services and seek to empower the
Please read below if you are interested in learning about applied behavior analysis therapy and working with children as a behavior technician. This job is offered through ABC Behavior here in Richmond, so please reach out to Thomas Fremont directly with questions at Thomas.email@example.com. ABC Behavior has a unique job opportunity for your creative art students.
Jon Sheridan in Photography and Film (also know for the green wall on Broad and Belvidere) is looking for students willing to volunteer for a project he’s involved in this summer. Details from Jon are below. _____________________________ My collaborative is looking for volunteers for what I think is an awesome project where students get to
The Anderson offers VCUarts Students, faculty, alumni and staff and opportunity to utilize its space for special projects. For additional information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. For the application, you can follow this link directly (or this link to The Anderson, where the application is on the bottom right of the page on your desktop).
Below is a condensed message from Dr. Hackett, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. The university is working to make great strides to better serve students as they translate their education into the world of work. We can’t do this without your responses to this important outcomes survey! Please read on if you
The VCU Alumni Association is hosting a breakfast before commencement Saturday, May 13 from 7:00-9:00 a.m. at the Greater Richmond Convention Center. The cost of attendance is $25 or free to VCU Alumni Members. Join as a Gold member for $20.17! Register to attend here.