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Alex Sutton, a SOCY graduate student, has been awarded a $40,000 Quest Grant

Wilder School faculty and staff_Calvin SuttonAlexander Sutton, a SOCY graduate student has been awarded a $40K Quest Innovation Grant to fund the VCU Accessibility Mapp Project, a mobile app that will enable members of the VCU community to identify accessible campus spaces and report accessibility barriers using interactive campus maps to ensure safe navigation on campus grounds. Alexander will co-chair the project with VCU Americans with Disabilities coordinator, Paula McMahon, with plans to launch the app by the spring of 2015. We are so very proud of Alexander and his commitment to improving the lives of all members of the VCU community!