Civil Rights Trail course

    Atlanta, Georgia. Selma, Alabama. Jackson, Mississippi. Little Rock, Arkansas. Birmingham, Alabama. What happened in these...

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    Class notes December 2018

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    1970s


    Anne Cooper-Chen, Ph.D.** (M.S.'79/MC), retired from Ohio University and moved back to Virginia...

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    Class notes August 2018

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    1970s


    Sabrina Squire (B.S.’76/H&S) retired from NBC12 in Richmond, Va., in May 2018. She...

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  • Lou Abbey
    Alumni spotlight: Lou Abbey

    Lou Abbey, DMD, MS (PATHOLOGY) (MFA Creative Writing ‘95/H&S) began his career at VCU in...

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  • Wayne and Grant dressed in academic regalia at a graduation having a discussion
    Alumni spotlight: Fred Wayne

    It’s rare that you can without hesitation describe someone’s connection to a place as extraordinary...

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    Alumni spotlight: Samantha Wetzel

    Samantha Wetzel (BA Political Science ’08/H&S) is now at the helm as the Executive Director...

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  • Anita Olsen seated on a bench
    Physics Grad Wins Young Investigator Award

    Anita Olsen, who graduated in May with her Ph.D. in nanoscience with a primary training...

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    Class notes May 2018

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    1960s


    Randy Powell (B.S.’68/MC) and his band held a Christmas concert at the Boys...

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  • August Wallmeyer headshot
    Alumni spotlight: August Wallmeyer

    After a long and successful career that began in local newsrooms and culminated with over...

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  • VirginiaSecretary of AdministrationKeyanna Conner
    Alumna Keyanna Conner Appointed to Gov. Northam's Cabinet

    In the span of a single month in 2013, Keyanna Conner went from being a...

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    Class notes February 2018

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    1960s


    Sam Forrest (B.S.’63/H&S) is an internationally published furniture designer, trans-Atlantic solo sailor and globe-trotter...

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  • Kevin Theisen (middle) pictured with Scott Gronert, Ph.D. (right), Dean of Research for the College of Humanities and Sciences, and Samy El-Shall, Ph.D. (left), Chair for the Department of Chemistry
    New award in Chemistry given by local entrepreneur

    Kevin Theisen, a relative newcomer to Richmond, has established a generous new award in the...

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    Class notes December 2017

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    1980s


    Dale Brumfield (B.F.A.’82/A; M.F.A.’15/H&S) published “Virginia State Penitentiary: A Notorious History.” The book...

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  • Jessica Williams
    Alumni spotlight: Jessica Williams

    Jessica Williams (BS Mass Communications/Public Relations ’10) has shifted a successful career in technology sales...

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  • Make a difference at VCU (and save on taxes)
    Make a difference at VCU (and save on taxes)

    Convert a Burden into a Philanthropic Gift

    If you are 70½ or older you...

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    Class notes October 2017

    Updates


    1970s


    Patricia Brincefield (B.A.’76/MC) was named director of communication and marketing at St. Margaret’s...

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  • Teri Stockham
    Alumni spotlight: Teri Stockham

    Teri Stockham, MSFS, PhD (Ph.D. Pharmacology and Toxicology ’87/School of Medicine) always knew she wanted...

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  • Jose Ortiz headshot
    Alumni spotlight: Jose Ortiz

    Jose Ortiz, (BS, Physics and Computer Engineering ’08 and MS Electrical and Computer Engineering ’10)...

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  • Lucinda Huffaker headshot
    Alumni spotlight: Lucinda Huffaker

    Lucinda Huffaker, Ph.D., (BS Psychology ’75) currently serves as Yale University’s Director of Supervised Ministries,...

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