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Anne Weakley

Assistant Professor

Common Book Coordinator

Harris Hall 5168

Office hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 1 p.m.-3 p.m.


Carver Weakley joined the Department of Focused Inquiry in 2017 after having taught varying levels of writers since 2004. In 2022, Carver became the coordinator of the University College Common Book Program. Her teaching philosophy is firmly rooted in the belief that each individual plays an important role in their community and that learning effective ways to communicate can help people feel empowered and get involved. Carver currently serves the Department of Focused Inquiry on the Faculty Evaluation Committee and the Technology Committee as well as Virginia Commonwealth University as a member of the VCU Votes Advisory Council.  Outside of VCU, Carver sits on the board of Project Yoga Richmond.


  • M.A., Virginia Commonwealth University
  • B.A., College of William and Mary


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