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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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Sep

16

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration
Sep. 16, 2014

The Global Education Office, Division of Community Engagement, Division for Inclusive Excellence and Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, in collaboration with Sacred Heart Center, host award-winning Latina author and activist Juana Bordas.

Sep

20

VCU Broad Street Mile
Sep. 20, 2014

The VCU Broad Street Mile is back to offer fun and entertainment for all.

Sep

23

School of Education Golden Anniversary Celebration
Sep. 23, 2014

The School of Education invites faculty and staff to a reception at the Library of Virginia that will kick off the 50th anniversary year of the school.

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Your financial support for VCU is critical to sustaining the quality of VCU's student experience, sustaining critical research, and helping us advance our strategic plan, Quest for Distinction.

 

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