March 2012

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27 Mar 2012

Chocoholic event raises money for children’s health

Family Lifeline hosted its seventh annual Chocoholic event at the Virginia War Memorial on Feb. 9, to benefit the local family advocacy group Children’s Health Involving Parents, CHIP, of Greater Richmond.

27 Mar 2012

VCU Students protest for equal rights

VCU students rallied together on February 14th at the third Equal Rights Rally to protest new bills proposed by the Virginia General Assembly.

27 Mar 2012

VCU hosts free dental event

Last month VCU’s School of Dentistry hosted an event that would bring smiles to any community.

27 Mar 2012

VCU Cafeteria Serves Halal

This semester, VCU’s Market 810 cafeteria introduced a new meal option that caters to the campus’s Muslim student population.

10 Mar 2012

Juried Fashion Show Hosts Model Call

By Siedah Holmes VCU InSight RICHMOND, Va.-The Department of Fashion and Merchandising at the VCU School of the Arts held a model call for its spring annual juried fashion show in the Pollak Building on February 22. Aspiring models included high school and college students from cities across Virginia. Those chosen by the panel of […]

10 Mar 2012

Richmond Hosts First Ever ‘Beard and ‘Stache’ Competition

On March 3rd 2012, The Follicles of The James ‘Stache and Beard League held the first ever Mid-Atlantic Beard and ‘Stache Competition at Strange Matter in Richmond, Virginia.

10 Mar 2012

VCU Theatre hosts stand-up comedy event

By Heather Riekers VCU InSight Richmond, Va.–-A group of students made their stand-up comedy debut on Feb. 24 and 25 at the Hodges Theatre in the Singleton Center for the Performing Arts. The three shows of the ‘Evening of Stand-Up Comedy’ event, had more than 400 people attend and helped to raise about $2,000 for […]

05 Mar 2012

VCU’s Cabell Library extends hours

For about five years VCU’s Cabell Library has been extending library hours in what they refer to as “Library Lights All Night,” but only around exam time. Starting March 18, Cabell Library will operate 24 hours five days a week, Sunday through Friday.

05 Mar 2012

VCU replaces traditional tailgating party

For six years, VCU students have celebrated before the homecoming basketball game at the tailgating party called Chill n’ Grill in the VV parking lot, located at the corner of Harrison Street and Floyd Avenue on the Monroe Park campus.