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.
There are so many great work-study positions in VCUarts now posted on Handshake! For all below positions please log-in to Handshake for additional details, requirements, and to apply. To find these, you may refer to the job number listed for each position below. Applicants must have been awarded federal work study to be eligible for
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
My friends at University Career Services sent this great lineup of jobs and opportunities from Hire VCURams. Check out this curated list below, or dig deeper into all they have to offer here. Enjoy! Graphic Design Specialist with Open Plan Systems Visual Merch Internship with Anthropologie Videographer with AutoPartSource Business and Design Fellowship with Atlantic
I love that the university is engaging students that are awarded work study through their financial aid in this new way. To learn more about this opportunity please read on. Greetings Work Study students and potential future researchers! I just wanted to announce a new opportunity available to you to serve as undergraduate research assistants
If you have been awarded Federal Work Study as part of your financial aid package, we are sharing three great jobs for you, below. Want to see more? Super. Head on over here, to Hire VCURams, which is where all work study jobs are posted. Enjoy! National Scholarship Office Assistant Job Begin Date: 08/25/2016 Job
Below is a nice message from my friend Rod over in RamTech. And, he’s a VCUarts Alumnus! Woop! RamTech is looking for enthusiastic, coachable VCU students who love connecting with the VCU community, who are passionate about technology, and who enjoy teaching and sharing their passion for technology with others. RamTech will provide qualified candidates with all of
Opportunities through HireVCURams are always changing. You can access a full listing of opportunities here (link), but I’ve curated a nice listing that I think you’ll find particularly engaging below. In the meantime, I’m always available for scheduled appointments or drop in office hours. We can discuss landing your first post-graduation opportunity, search for something part-time