Alumni

Mirinda Gormley leaning out of a window with Broad Street below. [View Image]

'A drive to be out in the field': How Mirinda Gormley connects research with emergency medicine

The VCU epidemiology graduate and emergency medical services provider conducts research on addiction and substance abuse.

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Dental school grad encourages students to succeed: ‘It’s our obligation to help the next person’

Recognizing the importance of having people believe in you and invest in your future success, Tamesha Morris set up a scholarship to aid students following in her footsteps.

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VCU grad and former university employee helps start Black business hub

“The Jackson Ward Collective is about creating generational wealth,” said Kelli Lemon. “It’s about being able to pass on legacies to our children.”

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Priscilla Mpasi is one of this year’s VCU Alumni 10 Under 10 honorees. (Courtesy photo) [View Image]

Pediatrician wants her patients to know their dreams aren’t out of reach

Priscilla Mpasi, one of this year’s VCU Alumni 10 Under 10 honorees, sees herself as a servant-leader, responsible for carrying on a legacy.

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VCU alum Curtis Brown is the first African American to head the Virginia Department of Emergency Management. (Joe Mahoney) [View Image]

A champion of inclusion through public service

VCU grad Curtis Brown believes his role in emergency management goes beyond being an agency leader.

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Alumni headlines

Mirinda Gormley leaning out of a window with Broad Street below. [View Image]

'A drive to be out in the field': How Mirinda Gormley connects research with emergency medicine

The VCU epidemiology graduate and emergency medical services provider conducts research on addiction and substance abuse.

Tamesha Morris. [View Image]

Dental school grad encourages students to succeed: ‘It’s our obligation to help the next person’

Recognizing the importance of having people believe in you and invest in your future success, Tamesha Morris set up a scholarship to aid students following in her footsteps.

The logo for the "Make It Real" campaign for V C U. [View Image]

Make It Real Campaign for VCU raises $841.6 million

Virginia Commonwealth University’s Make It Real Campaign for VCU raised $841,606,604, more than 112% of its $750 million goal, the university announced Thursday.

A person pictured inside of a store. [View Image]

VCU grad and former university employee helps start Black business hub

“The Jackson Ward Collective is about creating generational wealth,” said Kelli Lemon. “It’s about being able to pass on legacies to our children.”

a bunch of "I voted" stickers on a window. [View Image]

What just happened? VCU alumni journalists discuss the 2020 presidential election results.

Joe Biden is the projected president-elect. But other questions remain, including why he cratered among Latino voters in South Florida, and whether we can ever trust polls again.

Priscilla Mpasi is one of this year’s VCU Alumni 10 Under 10 honorees. (Courtesy photo) [View Image]

Pediatrician wants her patients to know their dreams aren’t out of reach

Priscilla Mpasi, one of this year’s VCU Alumni 10 Under 10 honorees, sees herself as a servant-leader, responsible for carrying on a legacy.

VCU alum Curtis Brown is the first African American to head the Virginia Department of Emergency Management. (Joe Mahoney) [View Image]

A champion of inclusion through public service

VCU grad Curtis Brown believes his role in emergency management goes beyond being an agency leader.

Augustine Lewis, standing on the Compass at VCU [View Image]

At 76, Augustine Lewis is pursuing a degree in French — and proving that age is just a number

The retired physician — a longtime participant in medical missions in Central America, Haiti and the Dominican Republic — wants to do mission work in West Africa next.

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