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Pickup and delivery skyrocketed during the pandemic. It could lead to permanent consumer changes.

An increase in these services from retailers, restaurants and grocery stores could mean a shift in how we shop.

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VCU received its fifth grant from the 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund, which creates partnerships between universities to provide students with access to new exchange and training programs to be better prepared for today’s workforce. (University Marketing) [View Image]

VCU awarded 100K Innovation Fund grant for teacher training in STEM education

VCU’s Global Education Office and School of Education will work with Universidad El Bosque in Bogotá, Colombia, to bolster STEM education for Colombian and U.S. students.

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Cities worldwide took space for cars and gave it to people during the pandemic. Will it stick?

From slow streets to parklets, quick retrofits of public (and sometimes private) space rapidly expanded in response to COVID-19. While some changes are temporary, others could become permanent.

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VCU earns Diversity Champion recognition for second year in a row

Virginia Commonwealth University has earned the honor of Diversity Champion from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine.

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Why this shot matters to me

VCU students and employees — and members of the Richmond community — share their hopes for the end of the pandemic, and why the COVID-19 vaccine matters to them.

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‘Shore U’ could be a game changer

VCU Executive MBA students present a business plan to Gov. Ralph Northam on creating a four-year university on the Eastern Shore.

A car parked in front of a sign that says "pickup." [View Image]

‘Your order is ready’: Curbside pickup and delivery skyrocketed during the pandemic. It could lead to permanent consumer changes.

An increase in these services from retailers, restaurants and grocery stores could mean a shift in how we shop.

VCU received its fifth grant from the 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund, which creates partnerships between universities to provide students with access to new exchange and training programs to be better prepared for today’s workforce. (University Marketing) [View Image]

VCU awarded 100K Innovation Fund grant for teacher training in STEM education

VCU’s Global Education Office and School of Education will work with Universidad El Bosque in Bogotá, Colombia, to bolster STEM education for Colombian and U.S. students.

Head shot photos of Michael Portillo, Julissa Martinez, Panth Doshi, Joanna Rivera, Joe Siejak, and Mehwish Safdar. [View Image]

Students get REAL

Six students share their hands-on learning experiences at VCU and what they got out of them.

A pop-up bicycle boulevard in Berlin. (Getty Images) [View Image]

Cities worldwide took space for cars and gave it to people during the pandemic. Will it stick?

From slow streets to parklets, quick retrofits of public (and sometimes private) space rapidly expanded in response to COVID-19. While some changes are temporary, others could become permanent.

A classroom full of students and an instructor. [View Image]

VCU earns Diversity Champion recognition for second year in a row

Virginia Commonwealth University has earned the honor of Diversity Champion from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine.

VCU student wearing a mask inside the library [View Image]

Are masks and quarantining things of the past?

New guidance from the CDC leads to some exemptions from public health measures for fully vaccinated VCU students and employees.

Why this shot matters to me [View Image]

Why this shot matters to me

VCU students and employees — and members of the Richmond community — share their hopes for the end of the pandemic, and why the COVID-19 vaccine matters to them.

View more »