March 13, 2017

August Graduation Notice

Attention seniors intending to graduate in August:

Please submit your graduation dossier by April 1st. You can submit your graduation application here.

February 16, 2017

Summer 2017 Research Project Opportunities

The Honors Summer Undergraduate Research Program will be held from May 22 to July 21, 2017. All participants are expected to be available for nine weeks and to attend all program-related activities, including weekly workshops, seminars and social events.

Eligible students must be in good standing with the Honors College, have at least one semester remaining at VCU and not be under any disciplinary action with VCU.

Check out the available HSURP projects posted here.

November 30, 2016

New Spring 2017 module: Contemporary Conversations

You can still register for this Honors module! Contemporary Conversations, will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, March 28-April 27. Don’t delay – register by March 28.

A new course module is being offered for spring 2017: Contemporary Conversations, taught by instructor, actor & director Addie Barnhart.

The HONORS 399/CRN 35400 module will meet from March 28-April 27 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:30-11:45 a.m. in Honors Multipurpose Room 1303.
Contemporary Conversations is designed around classic and modern scripts that engage in issues relevant to current social issues and themes. Using the plays as a starting point to discover insight on the creative journey, this module focuses on how textual elements influence theatrical practices and conversations.

June 21, 2016

Record-breaking 11 VCU scholars receive Fulbright awards

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A record 11 Virginia Commonwealth University scholars have received U.S. Fulbright Student Program awards for the 2016-2017 academic year. This represents the largest group of recipients from VCU in a single year accepted to this nationally competitive program.

Four recipients have been awarded English Teaching Assistant grants and seven have been awarded research grants. Three recipients graduated in May, seven are recent alumni and one is a current student.

VCU has the largest number of Fulbright awards for 2016-2017 announced to date by a Virginia college or university.

“We’re proud of this record-setting class of 11 Fulbright scholars,” said VCU President Michael Rao, Ph.D. “Arriving from diverse personal backgrounds and with wide-ranging research interests, they truly represent the best VCU has to share with the world.”

Read more at: http://news.vcu.edu/article/Recordbreaking_11_VCU_scholars_receive_Fulbright_awards