Jan 17, 2018
VCU students in Professor Lisa Cipolletti’s Children’s Literature service-learning course have been corresponding with assigned “writing partners” from J.E.B. Stuart Elementary since early September.
Jan 7, 2018
Former Service-Learning Teaching Assistant Jessica Diaz, '17, works to close the achievement gap in city schools while earning her master's degree.
Dec 15, 2017
Terrence Walker of VCU's University Counseling Services was a panelist at the "#RealCollege: A National Convening on College Food & Housing Insecurity” conference held in Philadelphia in October.
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.
Oct 2, 2017
Hall will help create new and innovative ways to support service-learning class instructors and their community partners as they build mutually-beneficial partnerships.
Sep 25, 2017
Rebecca Tyree, assistant professor of choral music education and Courtnie Wolfgang, assistant professor in the Department of Art Education, were named this academic year’s fellows.
Sep 12, 2017
This year the Richard T. Robertson School of Media and Culture estimates it will provide nearly $30,000 of free public relations work through a new student-led initiative.
Sep 6, 2017
Jeanine Guidry recently joined the faculty of the Robertson School of Media and Culture as an assistant professor of public relations. She teaches service-learning courses in social media.
Aug 5, 2017
Former Service-Learning Teaching Assistant Sanjay Iyer ’10 will begin a graduate program at Georgetown University this fall.
Jul 24, 2017
Courtnie Wolfgang, assistant professor of Art Education and 2017-18 Service-Learning Faculty Fellow, has partnered with Performing Statistics and Art180 to combat the epidemic of youth incarceration.
Jul 2, 2017
Lindsay Chudzik, assistant professor in the Department of Focused Inquiry, is the 2017 Gulf-South Summit Faculty Award Winner in recognition for her dedication to service-learning and civic engagement in higher education.
Jun 6, 2017
Spring 2017 graduate Eunice Pokua Adu was recognized for her academic achievement and commitment to the field of community health.
May 24, 2017
Service-Learning Teaching Assistants Kirsten Ferguson ’18, a music education major and Zach Forbes ’17 a recent graduate in music, worked with community partner School of the Performing Arts in the Richmond Community (SPARC) as part of Assistant Professor Rebecca Tyree’s MUED 483 “Special Workshop in Music Education” service-learning course.
May 2, 2017
Arin Burke credits her service-learning class about the experiences of Latin Americans in the U.S. with leading her to research food justice issues and the rights of migrant farm workers.
May 1, 2017
Service-learning students are covering the General Assembly for 90 news outlets and feeding stories to the Associated Press.
Apr 8, 2017
The Cornerstone farm is a Currents of Change award winner and partner for Professor Joseph Cates' UNIV 211 "Food for Thought" service-learning course.
Mar 19, 2017
Students in Assistant Professor Marcia Winter’s PSYC 493 service-learning course are working with the Children’s Museum of Richmond to offer families hands-on science education.
Mar 10, 2017
Kristina Hipolito, a 2016 graduate of the College of Humanities and Sciences, was selected for the internship from a pool of 9,934 applicants.
Feb 21, 2017
Each semester, the Service-Learning Office invites every student enrolled in a service-learning class to participate in the Service-Learning Impact Measure evaluation to help improve the service-learning program at VCU.