The independent student press at VCU

In the News

Hiba Ahmad, signing off

December 4, 2017

My first article for The Commonwealth Times was an op-ed titled, ‘ISIS does not represent Islam,’ in August 2014. It was my first dabble in bridging the multiple parts of my identity into one cohesive Read More

VCU Alumna joins Northam’s transition team

December 4, 2017

Alexsis Rodgers, a 2013 VCU graduate, is on the transition committee for governor-elect Ralph Northam. After graduating with degrees in public relations and Spanish, Rodgers worked for a PR firm now called Padilla before joining Read More

Arts & Culture

Legendary Terracotta Army comes to VMFA

November 30, 2017

“Terracotta Army: Legacy of the First Emperor of China” opened to the public on Nov. 18 at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, featuring ten life-size terracotta figures from 210-209 B.C. and more than 130 Read More