August 23, 2012
RVA Startup Weekend: Calling all creative minds!!

———————————————————————- ATTENTION STUDENT ARTISTS AND DESIGNERS Ever wondered what it takes to be an entrepreneur? The professional and personal challenges, the high and lows, the failures and the success? Consider participating in the first RVA Startup Weekend! 7-9 September 2012 Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning

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August 23, 2012
VCUarts Updates

Welcome Back Undergraduates! I hope you all had a great summer!  For those of you that are new, welcome!  We’re so happy you’re here with us.  If you’re returning, this will serve as a refresher: Did you know there is a resource section for you at arts.vcu.edu/students, with everything from a link for scholarship info

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August 23, 2012
Critical Add/Drop Information

Hello Undergraduates! Again welcome back.  Another quick email to let you know about some of the nitty gritty deadlines you’re about to face. As a reminder, add/drop is the first seven calendar days of a semester, (Fall 2012 add/drop and late registration is August 23-29)  This is how it works: Wednesday August 29th is the

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May 22, 2012
VMFA Fellowships: Applications now being accepted

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is now accepting applications for 2013-14 Visual Arts Fellowships! $8,000 Professional artists $6,000 Graduate students (includes art history students) $4,000 Undergraduate students (includes college-bound high school seniors) Application deadline: Friday, November 9, 2012. Application, eligibility guidelines, and PDF flyer available at: http://www.vmfa.museum/fellowships Elizabeth Cruickshanks Fellowship Program Coordinator Art and Education

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May 08, 2012
MORE cross-disciplinary courses AND Student Art Space interns wanted!

Hello Undergraduates, Opportunities keep coming in that I can’t help but let you know about.   The following course has a time change: Creative Entrepreneurship ARTS 491-006 Fridays, 9-11:30A, Pollak 321 3 credits Students engage their creative thinking abilities, processes and methodologies to identify needs, and transform opportunities into sustainable business ventures. Students evaluate entrepreneurial

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April 19, 2012
Tiny Shiny: VCUarts Craft/Material Studies student event at Quirk

Hello Undergraduates, Your fellow students in the Craft/Material Studies department are having a show at Quirk this month to raise money to attend a conference. Please see below for details. Have a great weekend! Jody Symula |  Director of Student Services School of the Arts |  Virginia Commonwealth University phone: 804.828.9313  |  facsimile: 804.828.6469 http://jodysemails.blogspot.com/

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April 11, 2012
Opportunities to serve in student government

Dear Students,Your Student Government is trying to find viable candidates to fulfill student representation spots on university committees. Here are a list of committees along with their corresponding descriptions. If you are interested in any of these positions, please email Jae Lee at leejw9@vcu.edu with which committees you are interested in along with your resume

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April 11, 2012
More cross-disciplinary courses: Summer and fall

Feminist And Queer Theoretical Approaches To Contemporary Visual ArtFall 201227375 WMNS 491 002 3 creditsTR 11:00 am-12:15 pmSandra Burke (P) 01/17-05/05 HIBBS 0262 This class will examine a selection of contemporary artworks and look to understand their intersection with gender and sexuality, as well as race, class, and nationality. We will analyze the work in

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March 29, 2012
Murals in Richmond-want to help?

Morning undergrads, Some of you may have seen some pretty amazing murals popping up around Richmond. There’s lots more to come.  Although this is not a VCUarts project, there are certainly opportunities for you to get involved, especially this weekend when things are really going to be heating up.   You can read more about

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March 26, 2012
da Vinci Center for Innovation application OPEN

Dear Sophomores and Juniors, Please see the message below from Seth Caskey at the da Vinci Center.  If you’re interested in participating in their program, the application and more info can be found below. Have a great one! Jody Symula |  Director of Student ServicesSchool of the Arts |  Virginia Commonwealth Universityphone: 804.828.9313  |  facsimile:

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