BRAND YOU: HOW TO BOOST YOUR CHANCES OF GETTING NOTICED BY EMPLOYERS
March 5, 2021 12:00 pm Free Resumes, cover letters, Linkedin, and portfolios — do you need all of these for your search? How do you write in a way that grabs an employer’s interest? Is an interview more than a conversation? There is an art to marketing yourself as a candidate for internships and jobs — […]
DON’T SEARCH ALONE: HOW NETWORKING CAN TRANSFORM YOUR INTERNSHIP OR JOB SEARCH
February 26, 2021 12:00 pm Free Assuming that you have to work on your search all on your own is a common rookie job search mistake. The reality is that finding internships and jobs often involves meeting new people and having them assist you with your search. This session will cover the power of networking and […]
KICKSTARTING YOUR JOB & INTERNSHIP SEARCH
February 12, 2021 12:00 pm Free Searching for internships and jobs can feel uncertain under normal circumstances, much less during the COVID-19 pandemic. This session will teach you how, where, and when to search (it’s more than just looking at job postings). By the end of the session, you’ll have clarified what you are looking for […]
Job & Internship Series for VCUarts students
VCUarts & VCU Career Services are cohosting a series of workshops designed to assist arts students with searching for internships and jobs in creative industries. The series will address common questions about searching for opportunities post-graduation. Each interactive workshop will include a mini lecture and time in the session for you to work on action […]
VCU Student Opportunity Center (SOC)
VCU REAL is rolling out VCU Student Opportunity Center, a central place that collects all experiential learning opportunities (internships, undergraduate research, service-learning opportunities and more) available to students in one easily searchable database. Opportunities can be filtered by area of interest, date range and location, including virtual options, so check it out here!
VCU School of the Arts 2020 MFA Thesis Exhibition
Like many other MFA programs in spring 2020, the graduating students at VCUarts were not able to show their work in a final thesis exhibition due to the global pandemic. Check out the work by these artists, from six VCUarts departments, here.
“How to Apply Workshop Series” with the National Scholarship Office
Check out a brand new 5-week workshop series for VCU juniors, seniors, grad students and alumni planning to apply for a Fulbright award or another postgraduate scholarship! This series will prepare participants to tackle applications for major postgraduate scholarships, in particular the Fulbright student grant, the Rhodes, Marshall, Mitchell, and Gates Cambridge Scholarships, and the […]
VCU Alumni presents Lift Every Voice: Black Alumni Across the Industries Panel Series
To celebrate Black History Month, each week of February, the panelists will bring a wealth of knowledge and experience in various industries. They will share successes as well as lessons learned as they have navigated their careers and how their identity has played a role in their professional journey. Thursday, Feb. 4: Health Care, Science and […]
VCUarts Faculty Lecture Series: Patterns of Place
February 2, 2021, 5:30-6:30 pm Check out a panel discussion investigating methodologies of study used to examine regional and vernacular patterns. Register here.
Wavelength Lecture Series presents Mohamed Bourouissa- Date Change
Wavelength is an online lecture series that is a collaboration between VCUarts, the ICA, and VCUarts Qatar. Join us for a lecture by Mohamed Bourouissa on April 27 at noon. Mohamed Bourouissa implicitly describes contemporary society by its contours. With a critical take on the mass media image, the subjects of his photographs and videos are people left behind at […]