Spring 2021 Course – Options in Healthcare

Learn about various career fields within healthcare through guest speakers, class discussions, and individual research.

Develop professional skills that will support the achievement of your career goals.

Develop an understanding of the complex issues and choices confronting healthcare professionals and the surrounding community.

10AM – 10.50AM, Fridays

Online Synchronous

CRN:42068

Instructor: Danielle Stubbs

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Learn about various career fields within healthcare through guest speakers, class discussions and individual research.

Develop professional skills that will support the achievement of your career goals.

Develop an understanding of the complex issues and choices confronting healthcare professionals and the surrounding community.

For more information about this course, or to be granted an override, contact prehealthadv@vcu.edu or dstubbs2@vcu.edu.

Spit for Science Program Seeks Undergrad Research Assistants for Spring 2020

Undergraduate team members will assist with recruitment, marketing and outreach and work in teams to develop research questions and analyze Spit for Science data. Students from all majors and at all class levels are welcome. Enrollment will be for three credits (A-F grading system). Apply at the following URL by 5 p.m. Oct. 25. For more information, contact Amy Adkins at adkinsae@vcu.edu or visit https://spit4science.vcu.edu/educational-opportunities/.

Discover Medicine in Argentina

The Global Education Office will be offering Discover Medicine in Argentina , a medical shadowing program led by Dr. Antonia Abbate during winter break 2019.

Interested students are encouraged to attend their information session on Monday, October 29th, from 4PM-4:30PM
Location: Global Education Office 912 W. Grace St. 4th Floor

End of Semester Checklist for Pre-Health Students

End of Semester Checklist

Are you ready for summer? Make sure you have everything set at VCU before you leave in May!

Have you…

  • Registered for Fall 2018 classes?
  • Discussed your summer plans with your advisor?
  • Turned in the Request To Take Courses At Another Institution form (if applicable)?
  • Visited the Writing Center & Campus Learning Center to prepare for final exams?
  • Notified your advisor if you do not plan to return to VCU?

 

Applying to Pre-Health programs

Have you applied to one or more pre-health programs this year? Keep your advisor in the loop as you hear back! We are here to assist you with your plans based on the responses you receive. Best of luck!

Summer Study Abroad Program: Midwifery and Health in Guatemala

The VCU Institute for Women’s Health and Highland Support Project spend a week, May 19-26, in partnership with indigenous midwives and community leaders learning about traditional Maya medicine and exploring the history of health care and healing in Guatemala. The group will learn about traditional medicine and midwifery practices. The cost is $985 plus airfare. The application deadline is Friday, March 23. For more information, contact Janett Forte at janett.forte@vcuhealth.org or visit http://www.womenshealth.vcu.edu .

NEW event! VCU’s 1st Experiential Learning Expo on 11/1

Career. Create. Discover. Serve.

We invite you to participate in VCU’s first-ever Experiential Learning Expo. This event allows you to connect directly with both VCU departments and community-based organizations who offer opportunities for relevant, experiential and applied learning.

Whether you are seeking volunteer, internship, research, creative or other experiential opportunities, we are excited to connect you to organizations that can help you grow as a professional.

Pre-registration is not required.

Event Details

All majors and programs of study are welcome to attend.

  • Experiential Learning Expo
  • Richmond Salons, 2nd Floor, University Student Commons
  • Wednesday, Nov. 1, 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Pre-registration is not required.
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African American Studies Fall Open House

Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

The Department of African American Studies hosts a fall open house at Harrison House. Attendees will learn more about the African American Studies program and major, meet faculty and students, enjoy light refreshments and see a pop-up gallery of student artwork. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Brandi Summers at btsummers@vcu.edu or (804) 828-1371.