November 2010

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29 Nov 2010

High Speed Rail for Virginia

Virginians for High Speed Rail wants to ensure residents that over the next 10 to 15 years Virginia will be working towards high speed Ecela trains.

29 Nov 2010

Wellness Center Develops Online Alcohol, Drug Use Survey

Virginia Commonwealth University’s Campus Wellness Center and VCU Police are coming together on a project to educate students.

28 Nov 2010

Holiday Donation Demand Rises

With the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics reporting Richmond’s unemployment rate at 7.5%, Richmond food pantries are preparing for a busy holiday season.

28 Nov 2010

Pumping Tires More Convenient On Campus

Bike riders now can find free air compressors located on both the VCU Monroe Park and MCV campuses.

28 Nov 2010

R.A.M.ifications Sings Its Way Into VCU

There’s a new organization singing its way into the hearts of VCU: the a cappela group R.A.M.ifications.
The singing ensemble held it’s first invitational concert on Nov. 6th and invited guest appearances from other universities such as William and Mary and James Madison University.

24 Nov 2010

Apolo Ohno on Campus to Sign Books

Olympic champion speed skater Apolo Ohno was in town in early November to sign copies of his new book, titled “Zero Regrets.”

23 Nov 2010

VCU Cop Doubles As Campus DJ

Classic Metal Mondays airs every Monday night on WVCW, Virginia Commonwealth University’s student-run Internet radio station. The man behind the mic has a lot more than music to talk about.

23 Nov 2010

VCU Launches Vet Support Program

For Veterans Day 2010 VCU launched an initiative to support student veterans: USS-RAMS: University Support Services for Returning & Active Military Students.

23 Nov 2010

Backyard Farmer Helps Richmond Grow

What used to be a dump site of concrete, rocks, and clay is now growing into site for tomatoes, broccoli, and kale by Backyard Farmer, a company dedicated to teaching people how to grow their own fruit and vegetables.

23 Nov 2010

VCU Rams Win First Game Of The Season

Nearly 8,000 fans swarmed the Verizon Wireless Arena on Nov. 12 to watch the VCU Men’s Basketball team take on UNC Greensboro in their opening season game.