News and Events

Graduate Program Open House on Nov. 9

Graduate Program Open House on Nov. 9

November 9, 2018

We will host an open house on Friday, November 9 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for students interested in learning more about our graduate program in forensic science.

Fall 2018 undergraduate departmental tour schedule now available

Fall 2018 undergraduate departmental tour schedule now available

September 7, 2018

Interested in taking a tour of our department? Check out the times we are offering for the fall '18 semester.

Forensic science professor joins steering committee of Science and Human Rights Coalition

Forensic science professor joins steering committee of Science and Human Rights Coalition

August 20, 2018

Tal Simmons, Ph.D., has been appointed to the steering committee of the American Association for the Advancement of Science’s Science and Human Rights Coalition, a network of scientific and engineering membership organizations that recognize a role for scientists and engineers in human rights.

VCU forensic science professor’s breakthrough in cell imaging could have major impact in crime labs

VCU forensic science professor’s breakthrough in cell imaging could have major impact in crime labs

June 12, 2018

A Virginia Commonwealth University researcher has developed a procedure for identifying the source of cells present in a forensic biological sample that could change how cell types are identified in samples across numerous industries.

Haley Mulder receives 2018 Educational Research Award from the Society of Forensic Science

Haley Mulder receives 2018 Educational Research Award from the Society of Forensic Science

September 7, 2018

The award recognizes students and young scientists performing outstanding forensic toxicology research.