Council for Community Engagement Grants: Request for Proposals
With support from the offices of the Provost and the Vice President for Health Sciences, the Council for Community Engagement provides one-year seed grants up to $20,000 to support interdisciplinary projects that will enhance and increase university engagement with the greater Richmond community and will contribute to the research and teaching of VCU units.
For more information, contact Jessica Venable at firstname.lastname@example.org or (804) 828-8824 or visit http://www.community.vcu.edu/council-for-community-engagement/community-engagement-grants.
VCU Globe Now Accepting Applications for Faculty Fellows
VCU Globe is accepting applications for the Faculty Fellows Program. Faculty Fellows are engaged and dedicated faculty members from a wide variety of academic disciplines. Eligible applicants hold full-time appointments within their academic disciplines at VCU, work as adjunct faculty at VCU or represent a Richmond-area community partner. Application deadline is Jan. 17. To apply, see contact information below.
For more information, contact Jill Blondin at email@example.com or visit http://www.global.vcu.edu/vcuglobe/faculty.
CTE January Newsletter
See what's happening in January at the Center for Teaching Excellence in its monthly newsletter. Access the newsletter at https://sites.google.com/site/vcuctemonthlyevents/january-2014.
For more information, contact Enoch Hale at firstname.lastname@example.org or (804) 828-4798.
VCU’s Homecoming is Jan. 13-20. Many events and activities are taking place this week including a door decorating contest for all departments (email email@example.com for details); VCU’s Got Talent on Tuesday, Jan. 14, at 6 p.m. in the University Student Commons; a concert on Friday, Jan. 17, at 7 p.m. at the Siegel Center; annual Homecoming parade on Saturday, Jan. 18, at 1 p.m., as well as a festival in Monroe Park immediately following the parade. Visit http://www.homecomingvcu.com for a complete schedule of the week’s events, contest registration forms and ticket information.
For more information, contact Sheryce Holloway at firstname.lastname@example.org.
RamAway Spring Semester Service
VCU Transportation, in partnership with the divisions of Strategic Enrollment Management and Student Affairs, provides free shuttle service from the Richmond International Airport, Greyhound station and Amtrak station at Main Street and Staples Mill beginning Thursday, Jan. 9. Service is available from noon to 8 p.m. Seats must be reserved online by Jan. 7.
For more information, contact VCU Transportation at email@example.com or (804) 828-7275 or visit http://www.parking.vcu.edu/vcupark/RamAway.