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Governor McAuliffe announces appointments to VMNH Board of Trustees

September 24, 2015

Governor McAuliffe recently announced appointments to the VMNH Board of Trustees.

Nominations sought for 2016 Thomas Jefferson Awards

September 10, 2015

The Virginia Museum of Natural History is seeking nominations through December 4, 2015 for the various awards to be presented at the 29th annual VMNH Foundation Thomas Jefferson Awards.

"Doodle Bugs!" brings world's wonders to early learning

September 7, 2015

From dinosaur bones to turtles to teepees, "Doodle Bugs!" brings the wonder of natural history to children ages 3 to 5.

Dr. Alex Hastings named assistant curator of paleontology

April 10, 2015

After an exhaustive, international search, the Virginia Museum of Natural History announces the hiring of Dr. Alex Hastings as assistant curator of paleontology.

Dr. Casey elected District Director of NSTA

March 20, 2015

Dr. Dennis A. Casey was elected District VIII Director of the National Science Teachers Association.