Call for Staff Reviewers, Join Auctus: the Journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Scholarship at VCU

auctusAuctus, VCU’s Journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Scholarship, is seeking talented students to join the staff for the next issue. Members will help review and edit research articles and creative works in all disciplines for our journal sections of Creative, Humanities, Social Sciences, STEM and News + Noteworthy.

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Students of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. We are currently accepting applications for “Reviewer” positions with the potential to move up into editorial and leadership roles.  Reviewers will read students’ submissions to the journal and in collaboration with other members of the section, decide whether the articles should be accepted, revised and resubmitted, or rejected.

Joining could be a great opportunity for anyone with a copy editing background, knowledge of MLA Style, an interest in research, talents in writing, skills in public relations or background knowledge in their degree field. The staff application can be accessed at http://auctus.vcu.edu/apply , and the final deadline is Friday October 7th. Please contact auctus@vcu.edu with any questions.  Our first meeting will take place on October 9th at 3pm in the Honors College Multi-Purpose Room.

3rd Annual 2016 ASBMB-Virginia Undergraduate Research Conference

asbmblogo3rd Annual 2016 ASBMB-Virginia Undergraduate Research Conference

Friday October 14th, 2016
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Campus

Hosted by:
The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Student Chapter at VCU

The ASBMB Student Chapter at VCU is pleased to announce the 3rd Annual ASBMB-VA Undergraduate Research Conference that will be held on the MCV campus on Friday October 14th, 2016. This conference aims to further students interest and appreciation for disciplines within the life sciences with an emphasis on Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Students are invited to attend the conference, and ones who would like to present their research are invited to do so in both oral and poster formats.

 
The registration, and abstract submission deadlines are October 6th, and October 7th, 2016 at 11:59 PM respectively.

Information about the location and parking can be found here: ASBMB VCU 2016 Directions and Parking

Abstract submission information and the online registration form can be found here: ASBMB VCU 2016 Registration

This event it free to attend.

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have an additional questions,

We look forward to hosting you all in Richmond soon!

Joshua David, Neha Rampally and Danarubini Ramanan
Co-Chairs of ASBMB-VA 2016

Sarah Golding and Teraya Donaldson
ASBMB at VCU Co-Advisors