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Wilder Students, Faculty Honored for Outstanding Work
News / April 25, 2016

Wilder Students, Faculty Honored for Outstanding Work

Students and faculty at the Wilder School were recently honored for their outstanding work and contributions.

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Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs news and events
News / April 26, 2016

Showcase to feature National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

The NGA, which delivers world-class intelligence to policymakers, warfighters, intelligence professionals and first responders, will be available to connect with students for career and paid internship opportunities from 10:30-11:30 a.m. in Scherer Hall, Room 401.

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Richmond city block from airplane
News / April 26, 2016

CURA Receives Grants from The Community Foundation and Virginia Association of Realtors

The Wilder School’s Center for Urban and Regional Analysis (CURA) has received grants from The Community Foundation and the Virginia Association of Realtors to study the balance of jobs and housing in the Richmond metropolitan area.

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Students join inaugural council
News / April 28, 2016

Students join inaugural council

A select group of individuals will serve on an inaugural council to support the Wilder student experience.

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Foster Parent Training
News / May 3, 2016

Wilder School Cohosts Seminar on Foster Care

The Wilder School is partnering with the Virginia Commission on Youth and the Family Impact Institute at Purdue University to host a seminar focusing on the fostering futures legislation this Tues., May 3, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the state Capitol in House Room 3.

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Three students to participate in international workshop for public policy and administration scholars
News / May 5, 2016

Three students to participate in international workshop for public policy and administration scholars

The American Society of Public Administration (ASPA) has invited three students from the VCU Wilder School to join the Fifth Annual International Young Scholars Workshop in Cape Town, South Africa this summer.

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2019 Plan-Off artwork created by Wilder faculty member and artist James C. Smither.
News / March 26, 2019

Plan-Off & Pub

Join us on Friday, May 3, as students from the Wilder School’s Master of Urban and Regional Planning program present their ideas for a better community in the annual Plan-Off competition.

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Girl Scouts and their troop leaders gather at the Center for Public Policy for Legislative Day on  May 16.
News / May 24, 2019

Center for Public Policy welcomes Girl Scouts for 2019 Legislative Day

The Center for Public Policy (CPP) welcomed more than 60 Girl Scouts and their troop leaders to campus to learn more about the policy-making process as part of their 2019 Legislative Day.

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