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IAI Conference-TX

The IAI is the world’s oldest and largest forensic science identification association. Come meet national and international delegates who work in crime scene processing, photography, collection and examination of latent print, footwear, tire track, bloodstain, biometric, and other types of impression evidence. This year, the IAI has a dedicated day-long program geared towards student attendees. You won’t want to […]

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How to Succeed in Grad School

April 20, 3:30-5:00 Harris Hall 2108 Celebrate Research Week with VCU Career Services & get your grad school questions answered by a panel of graduate students in a program for 2 or more years. Recommended for pre-graduate students.

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Public Service Weekends

PPIA Public Service Weekends The Public Policy & International Affairs (PPIA) Program, in cooperation with their graduate school partners, will offer five Public Service Weekends (PSW) during the summer of 2018 and three more in the fall of 2018. Applicants must be a citizen of the United States, a legal permanent resident, or qualify for the […]

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“The Shell Game of Addictive Drugs” by Dr. Teri Stockham

The VCU Department of Forensic Science is pleased to welcome Dr. Teri Stockham, MSFS, Ph.D. (Ph.D.’87/M) on April 10th as a guest speaker for their Graduate Seminar series.  Her talk on “The Shell Game of Addictive Drugs” will begin following a reception at 2:00pm in room 2129 of Harris Hall. Admission is free and all are […]

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VCU Career Ambassadors

The Career Ambassador (CA) position is a paid peer leadership position in our office where students are trained and learn how to provide intentional feedback on resumes, cover letters, as well as advise and assist their fellow VCU students with the basic know how of finding part-time employment on campus, ways to get engaged with […]

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VCU National Scholarship General Information Sessions

National Scholarship General Information Sessions The National Scholarship Office (NSO) will be holding two general information sessions on Friday, March 23, at 3p, and Tuesday, March 27, at 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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Association of Firearm and Tool Mark Examiners (AFTE) Scholarship

To recognize outstanding forensic science students and to encourage students to pursue a career in the firearm and tool mark identification focus of the forensic science profession, the Association of Firearm and Tool Mark Examiners (AFTE) has established a scholarship program. Students enrolled in a science degree program at an accredited university with the objective […]

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Potomac Regional Symposium on Forensic DNA Analysis-Roanoke, VA

The 3rd Annual Potomac Regional Symposium on Forensic DNA Analysis will be held at the Virginia Department of Forensic Science Laboratory in Roanoke, VA on April 26 and 27. The Symposium is in coordination with the 2018 Promega Tech Tour*, which will be held at the Sheraton Roanoke Hotel and Conference Center on April 25. […]

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Summer Internship

Forensic Chemistry rising Juniors & Seniors: A summer internship at Afton Chemical will give a student exposure to our professional work environment and provide a learning experience where you can practically apply knowledge that has been gained in the classroom. With functional areas in chemistry, Afton recruits top students from all over the world. Responsibilities […]

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VCU Undergraduate Research Fellowships

Undergraduate Fellowships for Community Engaged Research The Division of Community Engagement will fund undergraduate community-engaged research fellowship awards for research projects mentored by VCU faculty and carried out in collaboration with a community partner. Proposals for this fellowship should include a community-engaged research project that creates and disseminates knowledge or creative expression with the goal […]

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