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  • Jena Discovers Environmentally Friendly Battery Alternatives
    Oct 30, 2014

    Physics researchers at VCU have discovered that most of the electrolytes used in lithium-ion batteries — commonly found in consumer electronic devices — are superhalogens, and that the vast majority of these electrolytes contain toxic halogens.

  • Bridging RVA Director Accepts Carnegie Foundation Post
    Oct 29, 2014

    Kelli Parmley will begin her new role in January 2015. Dr. Jason Smith, currently manager for evidence-based decision making at Bridging RVA, will become interim executive director effective Dec. 16.

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Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering Distinguished Lecturer Series
Oct. 31, 2014

The Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering presents Hassan Nagib, Ph.D., John T. Rettaliata Distinguished Professor, Illinois Institute of Technology, as part of its Distinguished Lecturer Series.

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VCU Police Chili Challenge
Nov. 5, 2014

Join VCU Police for the fifth annual Chili Challenge.

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Master of Product Innovation Information Session
Nov. 5, 2014

The VCU da Vinci Center hosts an information session on its Master of Product Innovation program in its studios.

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