The Corporation for National and Community Service named VCU a finalist for the 2015 General Community Service Presidential Award.
Melody Barnes, the former domestic policy advisor for President Obama, served as a guest lecturer for the ASPiRE course "Foundations of Community Engagement."
VCU ASPiRE hosts its annual Halloween Extravaganza in West Grace Street Student Housing-South.
Julian Hayter, University of Richmond scholar, discusses politics and race in Richmond.
Join VCU AmeriCorps for an open house from noon to 4 p.m. at 1103 West Marshall Street.
VCU's Council for Community Engagement awarded six university-community programs one-year grants of up to $20,000 during a celebration of the university’s commitment to community engagement on May 4 at the Depot.
The grants, funded jointly by the Office of the Provost and the Office of the Vice President for Health Sciences, support interdisciplinary projects designed to enhance and increase university engagement with the Greater Richmond community and to contribute to the research and teaching of VCU units. In addition, four university-community partnerships were recognized for their impact.
Vice Provost for Community Engagement Catherine Howard, Ph.D, is featured in the Provost Office's “Profiles in Learning” video series. She discusses the mission of VCU’s Division of Community Engagement and how it contributes to the success of VCU’s strategic plan, Quest for Distinction.