Each fall, VCU Opera delights fans with a fully staged gala of scenes from famous operas. The annual production of opera’s “greatest hits” features the talents of student singers from the School of the Arts Department of Music, providing valuable experience and preparing them for future success as opera singers. Read more.
From spirit gear to tailored alumni trips, find a gift for everyone on your list this holiday season. Read more.
Altimese Nichole Curry (B.S.’07/MC), leader of the VCU Alumni Lowcountry Chapter, takes over our Instagram account tomorrow, Nov. 8, to share her time at Homecoming. Read more.
Elizabeth Bass will become assistant vice president of alumni relations at Virginia Commonwealth University on Nov. 4. Read more.
Tressie McMillan Cottom’s book is a collection of essays that offers a multifaceted portrayal of the experience of black womanhood. Read more.
Combined awards for sponsored research programs totaled $310,216,377, representing a jump of 14.6% from VCU’s $271 million in funding from the previous fiscal year. Read more.
Ten years after graduating from VCU, Amber Esseiva is curating her first solo show at the Institute for Contemporary Art. Read more.
The Long-term Impact of Military-relevant Brain Injury Consortium (LIMBIC) will study the ongoing health impacts of combat concussions, such as those from blasts, bullets and hand-to-hand fighting as well as vehicle accidents, sports injuries and falls. Read more.
While completing a doctorate in clinical psychology, Amma Agyemang, Ph.D. (M.S.’12/H&S; Ph.D.’16/H&S), developed an interest in the effects that chronic medical conditions have on sleep and cognitive functioning. Read more.
Ed Peeples conducted extensive research in issues of social justice and was a civil rights advocate who was involved in a variety of human rights reforms in Virginia. Read more.