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: email@example.com.
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.
Great internship opportunity for those of you that have some base level interface design chops and are looking to learn and grow in this area. This is brought to you via the Center for the Creative Economy (first floor of the Depot) User Experience / User Interface (UX/UI) Design Internship Looking for an internship
Join us March 16th 10 – 11 am in Pollak 201, for a virtual information session on the Procter & Gamble P&G Design Co-op Internship Program. This session will be helpful for students regardless of their stage of opportunity searching, from slightly curious to downright serious. During this session, Diane Powers, P&G Design, will give you an overview of P&G Design, the co-op
VCUarts has a new series called Catapult. Catapult is a series of events that are brought to you with the intention of helping you propel yourself into life after college. Whatever that means for you. The first event of this academic year is the VCUarts International Opportunity Fair. We did this last year, and it was
You know Carla-Mae from a previous post. She and her team at VCU Libraries have created this really fantastic series of important events for you. I don’t think I can say anything more than what is shared with you below other than understanding copyright laws are really important these days. Might as well arm yourself