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Events at VCU Libraries

Featured Events

VCU Libraries Community Zooms: Removing Barriers to Share Important Stories: The VPM + ICA Community Media Center [View Image]

VCU Libraries Community Zooms: Removing Barriers to Share Important Stories: The VPM + ICA Community Media Center

January 21, 2021 from 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM

A series of brief virtual events designed for the VCU Libraries community, highlighting timely subjects, celebrating achievements, practicing creativity and more.

Online.

Prior registration is required.
Please contact the VCU Libraries Development Office at libdevelop@vcu.edu to register.

Wednesdays in the Workshop (on the Web!) [View Image]

Wednesdays in the Workshop (on the Web!)

February 3, 2021 from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

The Workshop hosts virtual hands-on demonstrations of tools and software available at home to help you be productive and creative on academic and personal projects.

Online
20th Annual Black History Lecture, featuring Marcia Chatelain, Ph.D. [View Image]

20th Annual Black History Lecture, featuring Marcia Chatelain, Ph.D.

February 3, 2021 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Historian Marcia Chatelain, Ph.D., discusses her book Franchise: The Golden Arches in Black America (Liveright, 2020). The talk will be followed by a Q&A.

Online
TakeBreakMake [View Image]

TakeBreakMake

February 9, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

This interactive workshop series is aimed at faculty and staff wanting to learn about teaching with technology by making things, making mistakes and making it up as we go along.

Online
Dedication, Determination and Discipline: A Conversation with Dr. Sampson Davis [View Image]

Dedication, Determination and Discipline: A Conversation with Dr. Sampson Davis

March 2, 2021 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Sampson Davis, MD, ER physician and New York Times best-selling author of Living and Dying in Brick City: Stores from the Front Lines of an Inner-City E.R., speaks about his experiences, his advocacy of preventative medicine and his promotion of healthier communities throughout the nation.

Online
35th Annual Brown-Lyons Lecture, featuring Peter Beinart [View Image]

35th Annual Brown-Lyons Lecture, featuring Peter Beinart

March 23, 2021 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Journalist Peter Beinart discusses his book The Crisis of Zionism (Picador, 2013). The talk will be followed by a Q&A.

Online
Artistic Mansions III: The Making of Mansions—Historic Houses on VCU's Monroe Park Campus [View Image]

Artistic Mansions III: The Making of Mansions—Historic Houses on VCU's Monroe Park Campus

April 3, 2021 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Charles Brownell, Ph.D., professor emeritus of art history at VCU, and Louise Brownell, registrar emeritus at the Maryland Historical Society, return to VCU Libraries for an encore lecture on the historic architecture found in the once glittering mansions on West Franklin Street in the heart of VCU’s Monroe Park Campus.

Online

Ongoing Workshops and Webinars

Cabell Library Tours [View Image]

Cabell Library Tours

August 17, 2020 until May 14, 2021

James Branch Cabell Library offers a variety of safe tour options to help students, staff and faculty become acquainted with the building and its services.

Online
Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences Orientation [View Image]

Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences Orientation

August 17, 2020 until May 14, 2021

Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences offers a safe virtual orientation to help students, staff and faculty become acquainted with the building and its services.

Online
Advance Your Research Webinars [View Image]

Advance Your Research Webinars

September 16, 2020 until March 17, 2021

A series of online workshops for graduate students and advanced researchers, designed to help make your research process better, faster and smarter.

Online

Past Events

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