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National Scholarship General Information Sessions @ VCU

Mr. Jeff Wing, Director of the National Scholarship Office (NSO), will be holding two general information sessions on Tuesday, October 30, 12:30p, and Wednesday, October 31, 2p. Both sessions will be held in the Multipurpose Room (1303) at the Honors College (701 W. Grace Street). These general information sessions are designed for first- and second-year undergraduates and any […]

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“Get R.E.A.L. Experience” -Friday, September 14th, 3:30-5:00pm in the University Commons Theater.

Career Services, in collaboration with VCU IMSD & VCU PREP, organize the VCU BEST programming for both the Monroe Park and MCV campuses. VCU BEST (Broadening Experience in Scientific Training) is a series of workshops focusing on connecting undergraduate, graduate, and postdocs in the STEM-H field with career opportunities both inside and outside of academia.  The second workshop […]

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IAI Conference-TX

The IAI is motivated to increase opportunities and training for those entering the field of forensic science and crime scene investigations.  Therefore, we are adding several aspects of our annual conference that will directly apply to students.  These opportunities will include resume and interviewing workshops, an expert panel where students can ask questions about entering […]

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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