Amir Berbic, a design expert who has worked in the United States, Europe and the Middle East, has been appointed dean of the Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar, effective Aug. 1. Read more.
Katharine Moore Tibbetts, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry in the College of Humanities and Sciences, is a recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers. Read more.
This summer, VCU Alumni is going out to the ballgame, and you’re invited. Read more.
Ravon Ruffin (B.S.’13/WS) started with the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture’s social media engagement team just as the institution was preparing to open its doors in 2016. She enjoyed a unique opportunity to shape public perception of a major new museum and helped to build its social media presence from the ground up. Read more.
David Ashton delivered designs for a baseball stadium so unique that franchise owners around the country were soon clamoring for one just like it. Read more.
Jenn Brigle said being named the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Woman of the Year in Virginia is meaningful because of her work with children. Read more.
Sonny Duong has made a career helping low-income patients. His path to becoming a dentist began with a nail salon and a path-changing friendship. Read more.
Ling Ma’s book, “Severance,” tells the survival story of an isolated young woman in New York City who is the last person to abandon her office job after an infectious disease originating in China sweeps across the globe. Read more.
Camille Schrier’s science and medical education led her to stop taking part in pageants. That same education helped her become Miss Virginia 2019. Read more.
VCU’s newest Formula-style race car is ready for action. Dubbed VCU02, it will go against 79 other built-from-scratch racers at SAE International’s 2019 Formula SAE collegiate competition in Lincoln, Nebraska. Read more.