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Insight into Diversity - Diversity Champion 2019
Virginia Commonwealth University Recognized as Top College for Diversity and Diversity Champion
This is the second consecutive year VCU has received the HEED Award, and the first time in its history to be designated a Diversity Champion.
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Models of Inclusive Excellence
Virginia Commonwealth University’s (VCU) Development and Alumni Relations and the School of Pharmacy are this year’s recipients of VCU’s Models of Inclusive Excellence award.
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Welcome to VCU Universe
The Division for Inclusive Excellence ushers in a comprehensive assessment and evaluation platform enabling the division and its campus partners to enact change.
Building pillars
Why academic freedom and inclusive excellence must coexist at VCU
When the principles of academic freedom are applied in the context of our university’s mission, faculty rights and responsibilities become apparent in the free pursuit of knowledge within disciplines and in the transformative potential of this knowledge for urban communities when extended across and beyond disciplines.
Authentic living and holistic mentorship
This article profiles Sarah Raskin, Ph.D., a professor with the VCU L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs and a faculty mentor for undergraduate students involved in the iCubed Commonwealth Scholars Program.
VCU will open Queer Research and Advocacy Center this fall
Article section: News
Virginia Commonwealth University will establish the Queer Research and Advocacy Center, which will be known as the Q Collective.