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Faculty and Staff Announcements

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CHS announces winners of the 2021 Seed and Catalyst Awards and Innovations in Teaching and Student Engagement Awards
The awards reflect the high impact, innovative scholarship being conducted across disciplines in CHS.
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Healthcare and FSA Open Enrollment: May 3 through May 17
This election period applies to faculty, university and academic professionals, and classified staff.
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Amy Rector appointed as director of the School of World Studies
Rector will assume the directorship on July 1.
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The Jenas give to honor VCU’s impact on their family
Tripti Jena, M.D., and Purusottam “Puru” Jena, Ph.D., credit much of their family’s well-being to the careers and community they found when they joined Virginia Commonwealth University in 1980.
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Staff Profile: Jo Murphy, Forensic Science
Murphy’s contributions to VCU were recognized recently when she received the President’s Service Excellence Award, which is awarded to four individuals who provide exceptional service and support to the VCU community.
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A Practical Introduction to Cost and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis in the Social, Behavioral and Education Sciences
This upcoming workshop will address the questions, "Is this program affordable? Scalable? Who bears the costs? Is it more cost-effective than alternative programs?"
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Susan Bodnar-Deren appointed chair of Department of Sociology
Bodnar-Deren has worked at VCU for the past nine years, serving most recently as an associate professor and associate chair in the Department of Sociology.
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Mignonne C. Guy appointed chair of Department of African American Studies
Guy has worked at VCU for the past seven years, serving most recently as an associate professor in the Department of African American Studies.
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Peyton Rowe appointed interim director of the Robertson School
Rowe has been interim associate director since January 2021 and director of undergraduate studies since August 2018.
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John C. Powers reappointed chair of Department of History
This will be his second three-year term.
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VCU offers slate of grant writing workshops for spring 2021
Faculty from all disciplines are welcome to attend the workshops, which will be held via Zoom.


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