Student being interviewed.


GEO News 2013-2014


February 27, 2014

Students Share Study Abroad Stories in Creative Ways

Students Share Study Abroad Stories in Creative Ways

About 50 VCU students gathered in the West Grace North Residence Hall Fireplace Lounge to share stories about their travels abroad at the VCU Education Abroad office's PanoRAMa.

March 3, 2014

South Africa

VCU Joins Coalition to Double Number of Students Who Study Abroad

Virginia Commonwealth University has pledged to join the Institute of International Education (IIE)’s Generation Study Abroad initiative to double the number of American students who study abroad by the end of the decade.

February 26, 2014

Deans List 2013

International Students Dean's List Fall 2013 Reception

VCU's international students who made the Dean's List in Fall 2013 attend a reception held in celebration of their achievement.

February 6, 2014


VCU Globe Hosts Inaugural Global Engagement Series

VCU Globe hosted its inaugural Global Engagement Series allowing students to meet and discuss various topics with international scholars from Kazakhstan.

February 12, 2014

ELP Graduation

GEO Congratulates ELP Fall 2013 Graduates

Students of the English Language Program celebrate as they become Fall 2013 graduates of the program.

December 11, 2013

Nelson Mandela tribute

GEO in the News: VCU Holds Tribute to Nelson Mandela (WRIC,12/11/13)

VCU's tribute to Nelson Mandela coordinated by GEO, the Black Education Association, and the department of African American Studies is covered by local news station, WRIC-Channel 8.

December 9, 2013

VCU Jazz

VCU Jazz performs at the Nelson Mandela Memorial Service

VCU Jazz has been invited to perform at the Nelson Mandela Memorial Service Wednesday, December 11 at The National Cathedral in Washington, D.C.

December 6, 2013


President Rao, VCU Globe Students Meet for "Fireside Chat"

More than 30 VCU Globe students gathered in the "fireside lounge" of the new West Grace North Residence Hall with VCU President Michael Rao, Ph.D. to discuss a range of topics.

August 21, 2013

VCU Globe ribbon cutting ceremony

VCU Welcomes First Group of Globe Students

VCU’s Global Education Office oversees Globe, and students in the program will be involved in a globally themed curriculum that leads to a certificate of global education, co-curricular activities in the residence hall and beyond, and experiential learning through engagement in global communities on campus, in the city of Richmond and abroad.

December 6, 2013


VCU Hosts Visit from Embassy of Mexico

Consul Anibal Gomez Toledo, Head of the Consular Office of the Embassy of Mexico in Washington, DC visited Virginia Commonwealth University to discuss opportunities for collaboration in higher education between Mexico and the U.S.