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Weber: Community service, restitution, suspension for theft

Senior guard Briante Weber’s punishment for theft charges brought against him this offseason will be a one-game suspension, community service and restitution.

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Beloved band leader renews contract with VCU

VCU pep band leader Ryan Kopasci isn’t leaving after all. Kopasci and VCU Athletics agreed to terms after the band leader last week announced his retirement] via Facebook.

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Students spending the day moving into Rhoads and Brandt take a break to enjoy a little Richmond street magic.  Photo by Chris Conway

10 Things not to miss during Welcome Week

Whether you’re a freshman looking for something to do in the few days before classes start, or an experienced senior looking to reminisce and get some free food, there are events practically every hour of the waking day during Welcome Week. Here are 10 things during Welcome Week that are worth making time for.

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Letter from the editor

Mark Robinson Executive Editor The 2013-14 school year brings a swath of changes for The Commonwealth Times. The CT will no longer publish twice a week. Instead, we’ll publish a weekly issue on Mondays. It was not a financially driven decision, but rather one grounded in an organizational desire to cover campus better for our [...]

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Students take to the street in celebration of Obama victory


Video included: Hundreds of VCU students and Obama supporters flooded the streets of Richmond after major news networks began calling the 2012 election in Barack Obama’s favor around 11:30 p.m. on Nov. 6.

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