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Students raise awarness, organize first TEDxVCU

TEDxVCU has organized a series of events leading up to the grand presentation in November which will feature speakers from both VCU and around the world.

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Library introduces open-access publishing platform

VCU is joining the growing open-access movement with the recent implementation of a new innovative digital publishing platform, the Scholars Compass.

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Va. legislators ease cuts to VCU, education budgets

Earlier this month governor McAuliffe announced budget reductions that will directly affect Virginia higher education. At the VCU Board of Visitors meeting last week President Rao said the losses won’t be as significant as originally expected.

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VCU hosts events to honor Hispanic heritage month

Stories, hugs and a multicultural experienced were shared Tuesday night with motivational speaker and social activist Juana Bordas, who embraced VCU’s culture of diversity and the burgeoning hispanic community in Richmond.

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MCV research investigates human body, brain’s naturally occuring marijuana system

While the endlessly looping debates over marijuana legalization rage on, researchers on the medical campus have been investigating medicinal marijuana alternatives by way of naturally occurring chemicals that the substance mimics in the brain.

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