Month: April 2011

“Lecture Capture’s Role in Blended Learning”- Webinar featuring Dean Langston

Dean Nancy Langston will be joining two other deans for A Candid Discussion About Lecture Capture’s Role in Blended Learning, sponsored by the Chronicle of Higher Education. You may sign up for this informative webinar at the link below: https://event.on24.com/eventRegistration/EventLobbyServlet?target=registration.jsp&eventid=308879&sessionid=1&key=94028EF14AE37FF8BB900C9D6E380257&sourcepage=register

April 30th is the National Take Back Initiative Day!

The School of Pharmacy’s Phi Delta Chi professional fraternity and the VCU Police Department will participate in the National Take Back Initiative on Saturday, April 30. The initiative was created last year to encourage people to dispose of expired or unused medications to help prevent drug abuse and poisoning and to help the environment. Participants […]

Join OESS for Marvelous Monday on May 2nd

Hope Grows: Cupcakes for College!

April Blood Drives

Alpha Phi Omega, Delta Epsilon Mu, Psi Omega and Nursing Students Without Borders are sponsoring blood drives in support of Virginia Blood Services on Tuesday, April 26, in the University Student Commons from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Wednesday, April 27, in the Larrick Student Center from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Free […]

Congratulations to Brenda Baker!

Brenda Baker, M.N., RNC, CNS, Nurse Clinician, Labor and Delivery, at the VCU Health System will be the recipient of the Barbara A. Farley Scholarship for 2011. Brenda is a doctoral candidate at the VCU School of Nursing and an NRSA fellow. Her research is entitled, “Understanding Late Preterm Mothers and Infants.” Awards will be […]

Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club Family Fun Night Photos!

The NURS 415 (Community Health) Clinical Section 001 is working with the Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club (SBGC) this semester and held a Family Fun Night on April 13th from 5:30-7 pm. The Family Fun Night mixed fun with educational sessions and dinner. See the photos below from the event!

Upcoming Faculty Candidate Presentations

Retirement Announcement for Dr. Rita Pickler

Dr. Rita Pickler, Nursing Alumni Endowed Professor, will be retiring from the VCU SON on June 1, 2011. She will be taking a position as Research Scientist at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. Rita’s daughter and family are living in Cincinnati so the move will take her closer to her family, We thank Rita for the many […]

Photos from the Mosby Resource Center Opening, 4/6