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Scholarship Opportunities

VCU will be hosting a number of information sessions in the next weeks, and would very much appreciate if you would help us to get the word out to your students. You will find below a calendar listing of our upcoming sessions followed by brief descriptions of each award. Wednesday, Sept 7: – Critical Language Scholarship […]

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Shedding light on a vaping trend: Researchers study the use of e-cigarettes for illicit drugs

In a Department of Forensic Science lab at Virginia Commonwealth University, a contraption mechanically puffs on an e-cigarette loaded with methamphetamine, testing how much of the illegal drug is contained in the vapor cloud. “We are still in the process of looking at meth, so we’re not ready to draw any definite conclusions other than, yes, it’s in […]

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UK Fulbright Summer Institute Information Sessions

UK Fulbright Summer Institute Information Sessions The US-UK Fulbright Commission offers special Summer Institutes for US citizens to study in the United Kingdom. These summer programs provide the opportunity for US undergraduates with at least two years of undergraduate study remaining, to come to the UK on a three, four, or six week academic and […]

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Undergraduate Fellowship Opportunities

Global Education Undergraduate Research Fellowships The Global Education Office (GEO) will fund three unique undergraduate fellowship awards for research projects, mentored by VCU faculty. Research proposals should show evidence of significant engagement with a culture originating from outside of the US that is different from the applicant’s native culture. Successful proposals should exhibit how the project will […]

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VCU Department of Forensic Science Seminar Series

The VCU Dept of Forensic Seminar Series are held on Wednesdays from 2:00-3:30 at 500 Academic Center, Room 0110. For more information, see Seminar Schedule_Fall2015. 

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VCU Dept. Of Forensic Science Graduate Open House

The VCU Department of Forensic Science Graduate Open House is being held on Friday, November 13 from 9-2:30 in the Oliver Hall Education Building, Room 4084, (1015 West Main Street). Prospective students will have the opportunity to meet faculty and current graduate students, learn about the program and the admissions process, view our classrooms and […]

Noyce Scholarship

The very generous and prestigious NSF funded Robert Noyce Scholarship is open to STEM junior and seniors who are interested in a secondary teaching career. The scholarship funds $10,000 of STEM majors senior year. They are then eligible to apply for an additional $14,000 for their Masters of Teaching program. Current seniors can apply for […]

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Loyola University – CON.N.E.C.T Event

Take Control of Your Future! Are you are a freshman still considering your future? A senior working out the next step? A postdoc looking for employment? CON.N.E.C.T 2014 is the career conference for you! Join us on Friday, October 17, 2014 for one of largest career conferences in the area dedicated to Health and Life […]

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Focus on Forensics- VCU Department of Forensic Science Newsletter

Catch up on what’s happening in the department with a look at the latest edition of Focus on Forensics, FonF_Summer.2014

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Department of Forensic Science Spring 2014 Seminar Series

We’re excited to announce our Department of Forensic Science Spring 2014 Seminar Series! We have upcoming presentations from our graduate students on the research that they have performed as well as special guest lectures from esteemed members of the community. For the full list of presentations and series time and location please click here.

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