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In debut novel, VCU creative writing student Josh Galarza brings life to teen experience

The MFA candidate shares the inspiration for his young adult title and the lessons he has learned.

Student success

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Lake Anna writing retreat helps Ph.D. social work students build their dissertations – and friendships

Research & discovery

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Trauma-informed research: A multifaceted exploration of PTSD

Arts & culture

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The artistry of Alice Tangerini has deep roots at the National Museum of Natural History

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VCU president revels in compelling conversations with students during his return to teaching

Michael Rao teams with Paula Song in the College of Health Professions to co-lead a graduate course on executive skills, incorporating his years of experience and commitment to ‘compassionate leadership.’

Student success

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Driven by lived experience, VCU social work student Jae Lange targets homelessness

Student success

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Footprints on the James continues to make a deep impression on VCU students

University news

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VCU School of Population Health becomes VCU School of Public Health

Health & medicine

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Is napping good for you? If you do it the right way, VCU researcher says.

Arts & culture

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Survivors never quit: VCUarts alum Tevin Davis dishes on competing on the reality TV hit ‘Survivor’

Research & discovery

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VCU professor Christopher A. Brooks’ new book explores the Black Appalachian experience