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Campus & community

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Joseph Seipel, who helped transform VCU and Greater Richmond through the arts, dies at 76

In more than 40 years at VCUarts, he led the school and university to national prominence as an administrator, educator and creative artist in his own right.

Campus & community

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A century ago, 10 women made history at MCV’s segregated school for Black nursing students

Student success

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VCU launches new minors in artificial intelligence and in mixed and immersive reality

Arts & culture

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Beyond the fab and the fun, the ballroom scene has deep meaning with deep roots

Events

VCU in the News

University news

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Graduation Scenes

Images from some of VCU’s many events celebrating the spring class of 2024.

Student success

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Five recent VCU graduates receive Fulbright awards for the 2024-25 academic year

Research & discovery

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Women have a higher genetic risk for PTSD, according to study by VCU and Swedish researchers

Student success

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Class of 2024: Engineering student Lineth Perez saw a land of opportunity in the U.S. – and seized the opportunity at VCU

University news

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Class of 2024: Combining documentary and animation, Kiara Brown inventively explores family history and Vietnamese medicine

Health & medicine

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The giving trio: Three members of VCU’s College of Humanities and Sciences donate kidneys to save lives of friends, family – and even strangers

Student success

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VCU Internship Funding Program propels students to career success