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Feb 28, 2019
Mary and Frances Youth Center aces service for kids and community programs.
Feb 21, 2019
During the fall 2018 semester, 453 students responded to the survey, which encompasses questions about academic learning, civic learning and career readiness.
VCU and VCU Health System Community-Engaged Partnership Database
The partnership database is an online resource that places university-community relationship data in the hands of faculty, staff, students and community partners. The partnership database is a collaboration between the Offices of the Provost and the Vice President for Health Sciences.
Contributing to and accessing data is easy:
Step 1: Login with your eID.
Step 2: Filter projects by interest area.
Step 3: Browse by Partner or Faculty/Staff to find projects and begin networking.
Be sure to share with colleagues and give us feedback.
Need help? Contact David Timberline, project manager, at email@example.com or (804) 929-2460.
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.
RVA History and Culture
The DCE encourages faculty to check out RVA History and Culture, a project with representatives from University of Richmond, VCU, Virginia Union University, Reynolds Community College, and the Valentine Museum. The group was assembled to develop a collaborative strategy to orient faculty to Richmond’s History so that they have context for their teaching, research, and community engagement and can develop authentic partnerships.
Community Engagement Events
Mar. 30, 2019
Council for Community Engagement proudly highlights and celebrates partnerships that benefit students, staff, faculty, alumni, and our community partners on local, state, regional, national, and global levels.
May. 1, 2019
This annual event celebrates the on-going collaboration between the University and the greater community.
May. 14, 2019
Sessions will focus on skill-building and networking opportunities in service-learning, community-engaged research and university-community partnerships.