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This VCU graduate is finding ways to improve access to dental care

This VCU graduate is finding ways to improve access to dental care

Affordable and convenient access to adequate dental care is a major public health obstacle in the United States. The U.S. greatly lags behind other industrialized nations with more than 45 million adults and children living in areas with poor access to dental care, according to a 2014 report by The Commonwealth Fund.

Fulbright scholar engages the politics and poetics of space and place in Johannesburg

Fulbright scholar engages the politics and poetics of space and place in Johannesburg

Levester Williams experienced racial profiling firsthand when police stopped him and a friend as they drove to Atlanta. “They wanted to search the car, and they didn't find anything,” said Williams, who received his M.F.A. from the VCU School of the Arts in 2016. “They didn’t find any traffic violations … they didn’t find any drugs. And my friend was like, ‘Well, you all just pulled us over because we’re black.’”

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