Administration responds to Black VCU Speaks

November 16, 2015

A typed manuscript, a functional blueprint for the purposes and precedents this university should serve, is in some ways an eerie call to action from inside the James Cabell Branch Library’s Special Collections and Archives. Read More

VIDEO: Students stand in solidarity with Mizzou

November 11, 2015

#VCU students stand in solidarity with #Mizzou in the Compass pic.twitter.com/7IGDbfDTYp — Commonwealth Times (@theCT) November 11, 2015 As Wednesday’s noon classes convened, VCU students assembled in the Compass to stand in solidarity with students Read More

Celebration of Cabell’s complete frame

March 19, 2015

A long metal beam was painted yellow and held up on two sawhorses in the Compass yesterday. It was the last piece to be placed in Cabell’s frame and students had the chance to sign it before it’s permanent installation. Read More

Open-air preachers use Compass as makeshift pulpit

December 2, 2010

Ashley Chapman Contributing Writer VCU’s public, diverse campus is open to students from all cultures, backgrounds and religious beliefs. This freedom, though, also extends to on-campus visitors. Traveling preachers come to VCU to preach the Read More