Welcome

The Department of Focused Inquiry offers small, seminar-style classes for first- and second-year students as part of the core curriculum at VCU. Our interdisciplinary faculty strives to foster curiosity about the world at large through inquiry-based, community-engaged, and experiential learning.

Learn more about what we do in our 2015-16 Year in Review.

Rodney the Ram visits the Focused Inquiry Expo, May 2, 2018 Focused Inquiry Contests Awards Ceremony, Student Commons, May 5, 2018 Focused Inquiry Expo, Poster Presentations in the Student Commons, May 5, 2018

Upcoming Events

  • Info Fluency Committee September 21, 2018 at 11:00 am – 12:00 pm FILL Conference Room
  • Faculty Symposium! Habits of Mind September 21, 2018 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Harris 5182
  • Assessment Committee September 24, 2018 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Faculty Development committee September 25, 2018 at 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Harris 5170
  • Common Book Committee September 26, 2018 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm 5170 Conference Room

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Contact: staufferph@vcu.edu

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