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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

Downtown’s resurgence continues

Downtown Richmond has seen an increase in both business and residential development over the last decade. Monument City Coffee and Records owner Eric Truitt hopes that his business will assist in the continued resurgence of the neighborhood. Nick Wright reports.

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.

01 May 2014

VCU campus grieves recent suicides

Two VCU students, freshman Hobie Kopczynski and senior Kelechi Uchella, committed suicide just days apart. There was no connection between the two incidents, but the suicides have left VCU students, faculty and staff grieving and asking why. Olivia Witham reports.

01 May 2014

Annual “Take Back the Night” takes place

VCU’s annual “Take Back the Night,” presented by the Student Wellness Center and the student group S.A.V.E, took place April 25. The night raises awareness about sexual assault through speakers, emotional testimonials and a night march through the streets.

01 May 2014

“Sexting” investigation raises concerns of school officials, parents

Louisa County is investigating a sexting ring involving more than 100 students and the social media site Instagram. Instagram removed the explicit photos after being contacted by the Louisa County Sheriff’s Office. Rusty McGuire, the Commonwealth’s Attorney of Louisa County, says charges against the students will likely not be filed, but the investigation has parents […]

18 Apr 2014

Richmond version of ‘Ted Talks’ attracts packed house

The Richmond version of the global Ted Talks conference series opened its second annual conference March 28 to a packed house. The conference’s theme “Read with a ‘Blank’” provoked speakers and spectators to use their imagination. Carter Johnson reports.

06 Apr 2014

Watch VCU InSight for April 4, 2014

VCU InSight for April 4, 2014, with Anchors Onofrio Castiglia and Olivia Whitham.

06 Apr 2014

Una Vida Sana! helping and educating

According to the American Heart Association, Hispanics are at a greater risk for high blood pressure and heart disease. A volunteer effort at MCV, Una Vida Sana!, is helping lower that risk. Emily Akiyama reports.

06 Apr 2014

High tech healing at Sheltering Arms

Richmond rehab center Sheltering Arms uses state of the art technology to help amputees and vertigo patients walk. The high tech, hands on method helps the patient gain trust in themselves and therapist. Joshua Jackson reports.