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Events Archive: 2016-17

In Real Life: A Conversation with Distinguished VCU Alumni


Moderator Aaron Gilchrist (B.S. '03/H&S), anchor of News4 Today for NBC Washington, leads a panel of his illustrious fellow alumni: best-selling novelist David Baldacci (B.A. '83/H&S; H.L.D. '01), artist and MacArthur Fellowship winner Tara Donovan (M.F.A. '99/A); renowned trauma surgeon Tom Scalea, M.D., (M.D. '78/M) and health policy leader Marilyn Tavenner (B.S. '83/N; M.H.A. '89/AHP) in a discussion about their careers and the influence of their alma mater.

The event is free and open to all, but please register. Parking is available for a fee in the West Broad Street, West Main Street and West Cary Street parking decks. If special accommodations are needed, or to register offline, please contact the VCU Libraries Events Office at (804) 828-0593.


This event is organized by VCU Alumni with the cooperation of VCU Libraries. It is a part of the VCU Make It Real Campaign Launch. The launch is generously sponsored by the MCV Foundation and the VCU Foundation.

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