VCU Health Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration
Monday, Jan. 17, 2022 from 11 a.m. to noon
The VCU Health Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion will celebrate at a Zoom webinar the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and his commitment to creating a united community. Questions: https://intranet.vcuhealth.org/event/81165/vcu-health-martin-luther-king-jr-day-celebration-event?channelId=76173. Join the webinar at the following URL.
For more information, contact Adam Austin at firstname.lastname@example.org or (804) 243-2638 or visit https://vcuhealth.zoom.us/j/95142572449.
Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022 from noon to 2 p.m.
This workshop is a follow-up to the course "Understanding Unconscious Bias" and encourages participants to explore personal bias and use the PAUSE method to address it. The goal is to provide practical tools for VCU populations to interrupt the unconscious biases we all experience. Register at the following URL.
For more information, contact Shana Ryman at email@example.com or visit https://vcu.csod.com/ui/lms-learning-details/app/event/e04e6a80-3d6f-4da0-a8b3-7935ca3006ea.
Writing Center To Hold Open House
Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
VCU's Writing Center will introduce its services, discuss individual writing needs and address expectations about consultations. Register for the Zoom link at the following URL.
For more information, contact Trey Burnart Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit https://writing.vcu.edu/events/.
High Intensity Interval Training With Tanika
Friday, Jan. 21, 2022 from noon to 12:30 p.m.
High Intensity Interval Training features all-out, quick, intense bursts of exercise followed by short, sometimes active, recovery periods. Workouts focus on cardio, muscular strength and endurance and are scalable to any fitness level. This class is hosted by VCU Human Resources and VCU Recreation and Well-Being. Questions: https://ramstrong.vcu.edu/. Register in Talent@VCU or at the following URL.
For more information, contact Cindi Phares at email@example.com or (804) 828-1521 or visit https://bit.ly/3m89KJE.
Young Career Seminar Series
Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2022 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Discuss and learn how to develop good writing habits with faculty member Jennifer Jordan, Ph.D., at a presentation sponsored by VCU Health Pauley Heart Center and VCU C. Kenneth and Dianne Wright Center for Clinical and Translational Research. Register for the Zoom link at the following URL.
For more information, contact Moriah Bellissimo at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJApduyrrz8iGdStkNKRHebXo4W5DG7MsMnC.
RAMmalogues: An Open Dialogue on Sexuality
Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022 from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
How has your attraction to others shifted over time? Do you wonder how that differs for others? Come engage with students, faculty and staff in our upcoming RAMmalogues session about sexuality. Share your experience with attraction and sexuality in society and bear witness to what others have to share in open dialogue. RAMmalogues is a space for intercultural, multigenerational and community-wide dialogues around who we are and what matters to us. The session will be in Room 250, James Branch Cabell Library, 901 Park Ave. Questions: https://inclusive.vcu.edu/iexcel/rammalogues/. All students, staff and faculty are invited, but registration is limited to 25. Register at the following URL.
For more information, contact Jan Altman, Ph.D., at IExcel@vcu.edu or visit https://training.vcu.edu/course.aspx?processFlag=2&itemID=17910.
VCU Recreational Sports Children's Swim Lessons Spring Session 1
Parent/Child and Preschool 1-3 Swim Lessons will be this spring at Cary Street Gym Aquatic Center, 101 S. Linden St. Introduce your child to the water to gain confidence as a swimmer. Classes are taught by certified Water Safety Instructors. Participants will learn techniques in a fun and engaging manner. Classes will be on Saturdays, Feb. 5-26. Register at the following URL by noon Feb. 4 for Session 1.
For more information, contact Amanda Simmons at email@example.com or visit https://recsports.vcu.edu/programs/aquatics/childrens-swim-lessons/.
RecWell Adult Swim Lessons
The first session of VCU Health Promotion and Well-Being Center (RecWell) adult swim lessons will be offered Jan. 31-Feb. 24. All classes will be held at Cary Street Gym Aquatic Center, 101 S. Linden St., and are open to all VCU students, RecWell members and non-members. Classes include beginner, intermediate/advanced and all levels. Register by Jan. 30 at noon. Register at the following URL.
For more information, contact Amanda Simmons at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit https://recsports.vcu.edu/programs/aquatics/adult-swim-programs/.