Alumni

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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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A long-term goal of becoming a doctor and a strong interest in health care policy led Sneha Krish to pursue degrees in political science and biology at VCU. (Kaitlyn Rose Photography) [View Image]

How ‘a variety of passions’ led Sneha Krish to pursue the science and policy sides of health care

The aspiring physician believes doctors can more effectively treat communities when there is an “understanding of their lives, from both a policy and medical perspective.”

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‘I’m looking forward to … everything’: Amid COVID-19, Richmond native ready to help patients

Bonds with mentors and classmates have helped prepare new family medicine physician Danielle Austen as she and her fellow medical school graduates step “into a very real situation.”

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Zuhayr Shaikh's growing network of interpreters, physicians, nurses and other health professionals is helping provide services to free clinics across Virginia. (Courtesy photo) [View Image]

A VCU grad is organizing volunteers to help meet free clinic needs across Virginia

Soon, clinics across the state will have access to interpreters, physicians, nurses, mental health professionals, dietitians, social workers, and more through Zuhayr Shaikh’s growing network.

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Robertson School alumna launches Spanish news platform for ABC 8 News

“Hoy en RVA” is a daily video that helps the Richmond Hispanic audience understand developments that could affect them.

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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.”

A long-term goal of becoming a doctor and a strong interest in health care policy led Sneha Krish to pursue degrees in political science and biology at VCU. (Kaitlyn Rose Photography) [View Image]

How ‘a variety of passions’ led VCU’s Sneha Krish to pursue the science and policy sides of health care

The aspiring physician believes doctors can more effectively treat communities when there is an “understanding of their lives, from both a policy and medical perspective.”

A VCU medical student inside of a classroom. [View Image]

‘I’m looking forward to … everything’: Amid COVID-19, Richmond native ready to help patients

Bonds with mentors and classmates have helped prepare new family medicine physician Danielle Austen as she and her fellow medical school graduates step “into a very real situation.”

Zuhayr Shaikh's growing network of interpreters, physicians, nurses and other health professionals is helping provide services to free clinics across Virginia. (Courtesy photo) [View Image]

A VCU grad is organizing volunteers to help meet free clinic needs across Virginia

Soon, clinics across the state will have access to interpreters, physicians, nurses, mental health professionals, dietitians, social workers, and more through Zuhayr Shaikh’s growing network.

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Meet VCU's newest graduates

In these challenging times, thousands of students will earn their degrees this spring. These are some of their stories.

Person stands in front of TV showing a news broadcast. [View Image]

Robertson School alumna launches Spanish news platform for ABC 8 News

“Hoy en RVA” is a daily video that helps the Richmond Hispanic audience understand developments that could affect them.

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