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Cross-culture Cooking offers tastes from around the world

Cross-culture Cooking

Virginia Commonwealth University and Universidad La Salle Oaxaca in Mexico are one of nine university teams announced as new grant recipients in the latest 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund Competition. The two universities will develop a joint, multidisciplinary program centered on the impacts of transnational migration on the home and host communities.

Cross-culture Cooking offers tastes from around the world

VCU wins award to boost student exchange in the Americas

Innovation Grant

Virginia Commonwealth University and Universidad La Salle Oaxaca in Mexico are one of nine university teams announced as new grant recipients in the latest 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund Competition. The two universities will develop a joint, multidisciplinary program centered on the impacts of transnational migration on the home and host communities.

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Common language: English Language Program alumni share how they reached their goals

ELP Alumni

Being bilingual is widely recognized as a necessary skill the world over. For many, that means speaking English in addition to their native language. Since the founding of the English Language Program at Virginia Commonwealth University in 1989, it has helped hundreds of students enhance these skills.

Read the stories of ELP alumni

Guatemalan professor's lecture illuminates indigenous migration

Audelino Sac

Guatemalan professor's lecture illuminates indigenous migration

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VCU Globe student, Bunyisa Phanatnok, studies abroad in Taiwan this semester

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Virginia Commonwealth University student Bunyisa Phanatnok has received several national scholarships to support her study abroad in Taiwan this semester. She was awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship, the Freeman-ASIA Award, and the ISEP Founders Fellowship Award.

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VCU hosts exchange students from Japan

Shimane University news

Practicing a foreign language on a daily basis is a hallmark of many study abroad programs, leading to improved proficiency in both speaking and listening. And when international students come to the U.S., that foreign language becomes English.

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VCU hosts global scholars through Fulbright Gateway Orientation

Fulbright Gateway Orientation

Virginia Commonwealth University proudly welcomed a special group of nearly 80 international Fulbright scholars to campus last week for the Fulbright Gateway Orientation program.

Read more about the Gateway Fulbright Orientation