Alum and Donor News
Years of playing video games, and professors’ encouragement, pay off for Anna Webster
Jan. 19, 2023
VCU alum, an in-house writer at Well Told Entertainment, recently received a prestigious honor in the industry at The Game Awards.
VCU grad Candace Parrish finds success with self-care company
Jan. 10, 2023
Parrish, a professor at Penn State, is tapping into her creative side and honoring her family’s roots with her business that emphasizes sustainable, vegan products.
VCU forensic science department wins three research awards
Nov. 16, 2022
Scientists, who each worked in VCU’s Forensic Toxicology Research lab, honored at Society of Forensic Toxicologists meeting.
VCU grad learns the art of the startup through DIY project
Nov. 9, 2022
Summer Lambert, who received a creative advertising degree at VCU, has a new business that holds classes designed to teach women a variety of life skills.
Through Fulbright, VCU alum applies data science to COVID outbreaks in the Philippines
Oct. 21, 2022
Chelsea Jones, who earned a Ph.D. in systems modeling and analysis from VCU, is spending nine months in the Philippines on a Fulbright student scholarship.
Read the October '22 alum newsletter
Oct. 12, 2022
Enjoy the latest articles about the research, achievements and successes of our students, faculty and alums. Feel the Ram pride!
Meet-a-Ram: Paul A. Henderson, an educator who wrote a book about perseverance
Oct. 3, 2022
Henderson, a former track and field athlete at VCU, strives to help students be the best versions of themselves.
VCU alum starts ‘dream job’ at the American Embassy of Mali
Sept. 14, 2022
Among her duties, Kadidia Macki Samake provides guidance for students planning to study in the U.S.
What best predicts violence in Richmond neighborhoods? Negligent landlords.
Sept. 13, 2022
A study by Virginia Commonwealth University researchers found that the tax delinquency of company-owned properties was the only variable that predicted violence in all but four of the city’s 148 neighborhoods.
VCU to celebrate 15 notable alumni at biennial Alumni Stars event
Sept. 7, 2022
Honorees will be recognized at a Sept. 29 ceremony at the Science Museum of Virginia.