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Oct 16, 2017
A former graduate assistant in service-learning, Stephen is now the education manager at The Visual Arts Center of Richmond.
Oct 13, 2017
VCU students in Kristina Anthony and Jeffrey Ledford's Math 391 course are partnering with Communities in Schools at Binford Middle School to offer a math club.
Community Engagement Events
Oct. 21, 2017
Join the Division for Inclusive Excellence and Equality Virginia for the 2017 Virginia Transgender Information and Empowerment Summit.
Oct. 26, 2017
A limited number of free copies of the book are available to the public.
Nov. 1, 2017
Students can explore career interests and in-demand jobs from over 100 businesses in our region.
Seven University-Community Programs Awarded 2017-18 Community Engagement Grants
VCU's Council for Community Engagement awarded seven university-community programs one-year grants of up to $20,000 during a celebration of the university’s commitment to community engagement on May 3 at Cabell Library. In addition, four ongoing projects were recognized with Currents of Change Awards, which recognize outstanding university-community partnerships in research, outreach, teaching and student-initiated projects.
Over the course of a decade, the CCE has awarded more than $1 million in grants to more than 70 projects with a direct impact on the community. Grants have provided a real-world context for research, teaching and service.
Community Engagement Faculty Stars
Get to Know Richmond
Combining the amenities of a major metropolitan area with the charm and convenience of a small historic city, Richmond provides an engaging backdrop for work, play and study.
DCE Staff Pick:
The Valentine Museum’s neighborhood walking tours explore the history and evolution of Richmond’s diverse neighborhoods. Go beyond the highlights and uncover each neighborhood’s best-kept secrets.