International Education Week '23

VCU celebrates International Education Week on Nov. 13 -17 with events held to recognize international education and to honor our students.

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Global Health Symposium focuses on diversity, equity and inclusion

Developed by students, the fourth annual event features international keynote speakers, panel on implicit bias and more.

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VCU senior found a French connection at study abroad fair

Frances Burson spent a month in Lyon this summer learning about international human rights through a different cultural lens.

Read about Frances' study abroad


Global Health Symposium

School of Medicine's Access Program to hold Global Health Symposium

The Global Health Symposium: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Global Era will engage those interested in global health.

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East Africa trip brings study abroad dream to fruition for VCU undergrad

As a teaching assistant for the development and democracy program, Ailita Whalen helped lead students to five countries.

Read about Ailita's study abroad

Global Learning Program Awards

Global Learning Program Development Award winners

Eight grants are awarded to faculty and groups to create new, innovative global learning programs.

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Human anatomy study abroad gives student new perspective

Charlie Hassett enjoyed the opportunity to work with cadavers and prepare for a career in the medical field while studying abroad.

Read about Charlie's study abroad

New GEO awards support global learning for VCU students

Global Learning Program Development Awards will fund proposals from VCU academic units to develop innovative global learning programs.

Read more about the call for proposals

Fulbright U.S. Scholar 23

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award winners announced

Dr. Cristina Stanciu and Dr. Edmund Acevedo have received Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program awards for 2023-24.

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Summer Research Institute

Harris Manchester Summer Research Institute awards

VCU faculty awarded fellowships to conduct research at Oxford's Harris Manchester College this summer

Read about the awards





ELP Graduates 2023

ELP graduates cohort of proficient English speakers

ELP will graduate 28 international students this spring as they complete the requirements of the three-level program.

Read about the graduates



International Advisory Travel Committee

Find out about international travel policies, processes and FAQs for university employees and students. READ MORE

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Employee Global Travel and Safety

Learn about protocols for traveling abroad before you leave, while you're abroad and when you return. Review safety measures to take while abroad. 



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