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 2017–2018 Year-End Report.

VCU Focused Inquiry Expo 2019 — Wednesday, May 1, VCU Student Commons — #FIExpoRodney the Ram visits the Focused Inquiry Expo, May 2, 2018Focused Inquiry Contests Awards Ceremony, Student Commons, May 5, 2018Focused Inquiry Expo, Poster Presentations in the Student Commons, May 5, 2018

Upcoming Events

  • Candidate on Campus April 22, 2019
  • Meet and greet with Faculty candidate April 22, 2019 at 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm Faculty Lounge
  • Evicted Brown Bag April 22, 2019 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Faculty Lounge
  • Department Council April 23, 2019 at 9:30 am – 10:30 am
  • Info fluency meeting April 23, 2019 at 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Harris Hall, 5th Floor • 1015 Floyd Avenue • Box 842015 • Richmond, Virginia 23284-2015

Contact: staufferph@vcu.edu

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