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Woman on the red carpet at an award show

They wore what?

VCU fashion experts discuss our fascination with the annual Academy Awards red carpet.

Overhead photo of Richmond, Virginia.

What’s driving evictions in Richmond?

Richmond has the second-highest eviction rate in the United States, and five of the top 10 cities in the country with the highest eviction rates are in Virginia, according to an analysis of millions of eviction court cases by the Eviction Lab at Princeton University.

Jean Giddens, Ph.D.

VCU School of Nursing dean elected to national nursing association board

Jean Giddens, Ph.D., professor and dean of the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, was elected to serve a two-year term as a board member at-large of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. The 11-member board of directors serves as the governing body for AACN.

Rodney the Ram mascot framed by a heart.

Who needs Cupid when you’ve got VCU?

Countless relationships are formed at Virginia Commonwealth University — friendships, mentorships, professional partnerships, academic collaborations and, of course, romantic connections, some of which last a lifetime. Below we share the love stories of couples whose relationships were formed or strengthened with help from VCU.

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