Rice Rivers News and Events

News and events

Jeanne McNeil and her dog Jeanne hold a sign that say,

Meet Jeanne McNeil and her co-worker Zeke

Thursday, April 2, 2020

VCU Life Sciences staff member Jeanne McNeil continues support the units remotely - and with a new co-worker.

Dr. Ellen Stuart-Haƫntjens as conducts research in the wetlands at Rice Rivers Center

Dr. Ellen Stuart-Haëntjens subject of VCU's Invest in Me

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

If you wonder whether financial support for student scholarships makes a difference, meet VCU Center for Life Sciences Education alumna Dr. Ellen Stuart-Haëntjens.

USNVC_Regional Editors_around the table in the Educational Building at Rice Rivers Center

USNVC Eastern Regional Editors meeting: Appalachian and Coastal Plain Forests

Monday, March 16, 2020

A regional peer-review meeting was held at the VCU Rice Rivers Center, where editors and ecologists met for a two-day meeting.

students present outside at the VCU Rice Rivers Center

12th Annual VCU Rice Rivers Center Research Symposium Call for Presentations

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Faculty and students from VCU and cooperating Universities, and Rice Rivers Center Partners are invited to submit titles for oral or poster presentations.

Kaycee Faunce, William Shuart and Anna Mika at the 2020 ERSI Federal GIS Conference

Faculty and students attend 2020 Federal GIS User Conference

Monday, February 24, 2020

They join more than 5,000 participants from around the country in Washington, D.C.

Students from Charles City County Public Schools joined (back row, from left) teacher Yolanda Smith and Dr. James Vonesh, assistant director of the Center for Environmental Studies, to share their BEST in Bay Watersheds results with (back row, from center) Keith Westbrook and Birdie H. Jamison from the legislative staff of Del. Delores L. McQuinn.

Local students visit State Capitol as part of STEM grant

Monday, February 24, 2020

BEST in Bay Watersheds promotes learning outdoors and in the classroom

Aerial view of Rice Rivers Center - the pier, the education building and the wetlands

2020 Rice Summer Scholars Request for Proposals announced

Friday, February 21, 2020

The VCU Rice Rivers Center will fund competitive research awards to students working on a directed thesis, dissertation, or independent study in 2020

50 participants at Rice River Center conference room discussing the control of invasive fish species

Rice Rivers Center hosts meeting on invasive species in the Chesapeake Bay

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Over 50 individuals representing all of the Bay States learned about new science on invasive species.

VCU researcher holds juvenile sturgeon

Rice Rivers Center part of NOAA's Sturgeon recovery effort

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Rice Rivers Center partners with NOAA to support Atlantic Sturgeon recovery effort in the Chesapeake Bay.

Wild celery grass just before being transplanted into a seagrass restoration site on a tributary to the Chesapeake Bay in May 2019 - Original Credit: Gabby Troutman - Original Source: CBF/Gabby Troutman (Gabby Troutman / HANDOUT)

Rice Rivers Center part of Grasses for the Masses

Friday, January 10, 2020

The center is part of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation's initiative.

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