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About the Office

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About the Provost

Meet Interim Provost Dr. John Wiencek

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The Office of the Provost is responsible for ensuring a quality educational experience for students while providing support for new and existing faculty and actively engaging with the university and Richmond community.

VCU’s Jazz Bridge to Greater Understanding

What do you learn when jazz students from VCU and the University of KwaZulu-Natal come together to explore the parallels in racial/cultural divides in Richmond and Durban, South Africa? You learn how we are all alike. You learn about jazz as a voice of social justice. You learn how to create your own voice as a "Jazz Bridge." Here's a brief excerpt from a recent joint performance. Click for additional credits.

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Quest for Distinction

Our strategic plan, Quest for Distinction, embodies VCU's dedication to advancing knowledge and student succes--a dual commitment that is exceptional among research universities.

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News and Updates

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ALT Lab Agora
Oct. 1, 2014

The ALT Lab invites faculty to professional learning every Wednesday and Thursday at the ALT Lab.

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Morton B. Gulak Urban & Regional Planning Lecture
Oct. 1, 2014

The L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs welcomes Ellen Dunham-Jones, award-winning architect, professor and author, discussing "Retrofitting Suburbia for 21st Century Challenges."

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Humanities Research Center Speaker Series
Oct. 3, 2014

Humanities Research Center Speaker Series: American Historical Association's Tuning Project

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