News and updates

Introducing the 2020-21 Faculty Fellows
The 2020-21 Faculty Fellows will work directly with senior leaders in developing and implementing key programmatic initiatives to support VCU’s faculty.
VCU announces new Division of Strategic Enrollment Management and Student Success
Tomikia LeGrande to head new division focused on enrollment management and student success
VCU Faculty Participate in Spring and Summer 2020 Faculty Success Program Cohorts
Eight VCU faculty members were selected to participate in the spring and summer 2020 cohorts of the Faculty Success Program, presented by the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity.
Student researcher lands prestigious NIH scholarship
Rising junior Anirban Mahanty earns highly-competitive scholarship from the National Institute of Health’s Undergraduate Scholarship Program.
New software tool takes learning curve out of finding hands-on opportunities
The VCU REAL office has teamed with an Alexandria-based software company to create VCU Student Opportunity Center, a platform designed to provide students with a central place to find experiential learning activities.
Leadership development expert to address chairs, associate deans
Dr. Cathy Trower to discuss importance of campus climate during two days of presentations
Applications open for 2020 REAL Poster Showcase and Collaboratory
Experiential learning showcase to take place at the ICA on April 6
VCU Faculty Participate in Fall 2019 Faculty Success Program
Seven VCU faculty members were selected to participate in the fall 2019 cohort of the Faculty Success Program, presented by the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity.
REAL Council holds inaugural meeting
Permanent committee to serve as advisory board and curriculum committee for VCU's experiential learning initiative
Mellon Pathways Program publishes annual report
Document provides update on progress of partnership program with John Tyler and Reynolds Community Colleges
Champions for Change
New faculty learning community connects VCU, community colleges to promote inclusive teaching practices
Making Reflection Real
Hands-on workshop illustrates the importance of reflective pedagogy
Experiential learning the focus of first-ever REAL poster session
Experiential learning initiative continues to take shape after town hall
VCU/VUU announce dual degree partnership for engineering, science degrees
Three dual degree programs between neighboring universities set to begin fall 2019
Eleven advisors recognized with 2018 UAAB awards
Making REAL progress
Group to guide experiential learning initiative holds first meeting
Supporting VCU's culture of inclusion
VCU remains committed to our culture of inclusion,with a statement supporting the transgender, gender non-conforming and gender non-binary members of our community.
Academic transformation expert visits VCU