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Metropolitan Gallery: Purchasing Student Artwork

Metropolitan Gallery is an organization that VCU has worked with in the past to purchase and install work within campus buildings.  Given the caliber of work here on campus they would like to open more opportunities for students to submit work for purchase.  If you are interested, please read below and reach out to Ellen […]

Work Study Positions Available for 2019-2020


I’m excited to share some great work study positions in the School of the Arts as well as the ICA for this upcoming 2019-2020 academic year! This is a great opportunity for you as students to find employment and receive experience working within an academic setting. Note, these positions are for students that have been […]

VCUarts Fulbright Information Sessions: April 16, 17 & 18, 2019

The Fulbright is an incredible opportunity for graduates to conduct research internationally with financial support.  It may sound like a crazy impossible thing, but arts students really are tremendously successful in this opportunity.  The process is long, but is tremendously supportive which results in very strong applications.  Please consider it, it’s wonderful!  More from our […]

VCUarts Center for the Creative Economy: Fall '19 Courses


The Center for the Creative Economy, located in the back of the first floor of the Depot, has been around for quite some time, but the new rubric ‘CREA’ is brand spanking new!  Now you can search for all of their courses in their own designation on the schedule of classes.  I know many of […]

Call for Proposals + Info Sessions: 2019 VCU Fellowships for Undergraduate Research Due March 1st and 10th

This is one of the many reasons I love working at an art school in a research institution.  Funding and research opportunities like these!  Please read on to learn about how you can get a financial boost to take your ideas from your head to real life.  Absolutely hands down, please attend an information session, […]

VCUarts Event Posting + Calendar Submission

As you’re settling in to classes this first week, you may have noticed some new yellow boards in some of the arts buildings.  These boards are part of a new posting procedure that  went into effect January 1, 2019.  Full details can be found here.  Thank you for helping us keep our spaces tidy and […]

Internship Support Grants: Open!


Internship Support Grants are open and rolling!  Click the link to apply, read the requirements, and better understand the mission of this funding.  Internships are a proven pathway into the world of work, whatever that means for you.  It’s an opportunity to better understand a field or a specific organization, make connections (and have ah-hah! […]