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02 May 2015

VCU InSight for May 1

We talk with VCU Men’s Basketball player Briante Weber about his college career-ending injury and legacy; how VCU students have taken on redesigning the controversial Washington Redskins logo; the upcoming renovations of a Belle Isle entrance for this fall’s UCI Road World Championships; Dinwiddie County is the first in the area to feature 911 texts; the pollen isn’t out of RVA yet, and with pollen comes allergies; and the remake of a local band’s song is a smash…in Taiwan. Also catch in-studio interviews with VCU School of the Arts Dean Joe Seipel about the construction delay with the Institute of Contemporary Art; and Evan Hoffman and Matt Cowen, two of the founders of the upcoming “Good Day RVA” festival.

02 May 2014

Watch VCU InSight for May 2, 2014

VCU InSight presents its final newscast for Spring 2014, with anchors Matthew Hall and Joshua Jackson.

02 May 2014

Freedom Now Project highlights fight for education

VCU library’s Freedom Now Project tells the story of the plight for public education during the Civil Rights Movement through photographs. Edward Thornton, a project volunteer and participant of 1963 student protests in Farmville, talks about the project and the event it depicts. Joshua Jackson reports.

06 Apr 2014

Watch VCU InSight for March 21, 2014

VCU InSight for March 21, 2014 features anchors Randi Ayala and Matthew Hall.

06 Apr 2014

Robinson House named national historic landmark

The site, located on the grounds of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, had been listed as a state historic landmark since Sept. 2013. VMFA plans to open the house as an area visitor center in 2015.

06 Apr 2014

Elaine Brown visits VCU

Elaine Brown, a former leader within the Black Panthers, visited VCU to lecture on racism and class inequality, as well as promote her latest book.

28 Feb 2014

Watch VCU Insight for Feb. 28, 2014

27 Feb 2014

Historic Landmark Theater gets new name

Richmond’s historic Landmark Theater has changed its name to Altria Theater. The new name comes with a $60 million renovation, which is set to be complete by Oct. 2014. Altria Group, which is based in Henrico County, donated $10 million to the theater’s renovations.

27 Feb 2014

Virginia War Memorial plans expansion

The Virginia War Museum has planned a $17 million expansion to honor troops from the ongoing War on Terror. Construction for the new wing is set to begin later this summer with a completion date projected for 2015.  Joshua Jackson reports.

01 Nov 2013

Student finds letter from World War One in her Fan apartment

RICHMOND, Va. — While doing laundry in the basement of her Fan apartment, VCU senior, Chelsea Gantt, found a piece of history. Gantt discovered a letter that was originally written during World War one.