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A sunset view over the James River. [View Image]

Virtual symposium co-hosted by VCU to shine national spotlight on Virginia’s waterways

Rescheduled from 2020, the River Management Society’s biennial event will celebrate the recovery and adaptive use of local and statewide rivers, streams and creeks.

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.Thomas Farrell. [View Image]

In memoriam: Thomas Farrell, Dominion Energy CEO and former VCU board member

The longtime Dominion leader served as a member of the VCU Board of Visitors and was a founding trustee of the College of Engineering.

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Drawing of a collection of facades of houses. [View Image]

Project aims to reduce homelessness among LGBTQ+ youth, pregnant and parenting youth

The VCU School of Social Work project aims to address the unique needs of the targeted populations.

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VCU student Kevin Armas Rodas in conversation with a young mother holding a baby. [View Image]

Helping the Hispanic community in the midst of the pandemic

Students in the VCU service-learning course Hispanic Immigrants in the U.S. are continuing to make a difference.

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Bernard Means with a 3D-printed ground sloth skull inside of a laboratory. [View Image]

Ice age mammals, beating cancer, and other topics to check out at TEDxVCU this year

The annual event will feature presentations that will inspire you — and one that might send you on a mission to find a mastodon fossil.

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A sunset view over the James River. [View Image]

Virtual symposium co-hosted by VCU to shine national spotlight on Virginia’s waterways

Rescheduled from 2020, the River Management Society’s biennial event will celebrate the recovery and adaptive use of local and statewide rivers, streams and creeks.

.Thomas Farrell. [View Image]

In memoriam: Thomas Farrell, Dominion Energy CEO and former VCU board member

The longtime Dominion leader served as a member of the VCU Board of Visitors and was a founding trustee of the College of Engineering.

VCU student Kevin Armas Rodas in conversation with a young mother holding a baby. [View Image]

Helping the Hispanic community in the midst of the pandemic

Students in the VCU service-learning course Hispanic Immigrants in the U.S. are continuing to make a difference.

Drawing of a collection of facades of houses. [View Image]

Project aims to reduce homelessness among LGBTQ+ youth, pregnant and parenting youth

The VCU School of Social Work project aims to address the unique needs of the targeted populations.

Bernard Means with a 3D-printed ground sloth skull inside of a laboratory. [View Image]

Ice age mammals, beating cancer, and other topics to check out at TEDxVCU this year

The annual event will feature presentations that will inspire you — and one that might send you on a mission to find a mastodon fossil.

birds-eye view overtop the Robert E. Lee monument in Richmond. The monument is covered in graffiti [View Image]

Podcast by VCU students on graffiti-covered Confederate monuments named a finalist in NPR national contest

The podcast, “When Time Slows Down,” is one of 10 finalists in the NPR Student Podcast Challenge: College Edition. Winners will be featured in segments on “Morning Edition” or “All Things Considered.”

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Four weeks of havoc: Part 4, Goliath

In the latest episode of our series on VCU's run to the 2011 Final Four, the Rams face the powerful Kansas Jayhawks. Their improbable victory is one for the history books.

Four weeks of havoc: Part 3, The game of the year [View Image]

Four weeks of havoc: Part 3, The game of the year

Florida State was bigger and more athletic, with the nation’s top defense. VCU was on an auspicious roll. When they met in the Sweet 16, they staged one of the great games of the 2011 NCAA tournament.

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