Alumni

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Helping people get their groceries during a pandemic

Brandcenter graduate Joelle Halle shares her experiences in developing digital experience solutions at Kroger — including to the grocery store’s mobile app — to keep customers and employees safe.

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Six VCU alumni selected for 2020-21 Fulbright student scholarships

The awards fund independent research, creative projects, graduate study and English teaching opportunities in more than 140 countries.

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Alumna’s acclaimed debut novel began as an idea in a VCU writing workshop

Rachel Beanland’s “Florence Adler Swims Forever,” is a Barnes & Noble Book Club pick and Amazon’s Featured Debut this month.

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How VCU alumnus Tom Brickman carved himself into Richmond’s art, design, music and food scenes

The designer and builder has sculpted a career so varied, with projects for so many recognizable local clients, that it is sometimes hard to define … until you ask him to define it for you.

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Nursing student fulfills his parents’ dream by graduating from college

When Christian Santos’ family immigrated to the U.S., it meant starting over so Santos could pursue an education. “They knew the sacrifice was worth it.”

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"Prismatics: Larry Levis & Contemporary American Poetry" compiles extended interviews with 14 prominent contemporary poets. [View Image]

Prominent poets examine state of American poetry, Larry Levis’ legacy in new book

A cart in a grocery store aisle. [View Image]

Helping people get their groceries during a pandemic

Brandcenter graduate Joelle Halle shares her experiences in developing digital experience solutions at Kroger — including to the grocery store’s mobile app — to keep customers and employees safe.

Five portraits of students surrounding the V C U logo. [View Image]

Six VCU alumni selected for 2020-21 Fulbright student scholarships

The awards fund independent research, creative projects, graduate study and English teaching opportunities in more than 140 countries.

A book cover appears in front of a painting of people at a beach, swimming in water. The book cover states "Florence Adler Swims Forever. A novel. Rachel Beanland." [View Image]

Alumna’s acclaimed debut novel began as an idea in a VCU writing workshop

Rachel Beanland’s “Florence Adler Swims Forever,” is a Barnes & Noble Book Club pick and Amazon’s Featured Debut this month.

Tom Brickman standing in front of the bar at Ardent Craft Ales [View Image]

How VCU alumnus Tom Brickman carved himself into Richmond’s art, design, music and food scenes

The designer and builder has sculpted a career so varied, with projects for so many recognizable local clients, that it is sometimes hard to define … until you ask him to define it for you.

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Virtual advertising ‘summer camp’ offers hands-on experiences and professional connections

With summer internship opportunities a casualty of the coronavirus economic downturn, VCU advertising students created their own program for a global group of peers.

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New Psychiatry chair is driven by a passion for improving child and adolescent mental health

Robert Findling wants to debunk stigma and enhance access to treatment for young people. “I refuse to believe that any child should be written off.”

Christian Santos. [View Image]

Nursing student fulfills his parents’ dream by graduating from college

When Christian Santos’ family immigrated to the U.S., it meant starting over so Santos could pursue an education. “They knew the sacrifice was worth it.”

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