At first glance, the red brick structure housing the VCU da Vinci Center’s new space seems orthodox. After crossing the threshold of 807 Cathedral Place, however, it’s apparent that students are entering a haven for creativity.
On Aug. 25, VCU’s Director of Athletics Ed McLaughlin announced plans for a new academic space to be built for all student-athletes. The announcements comes after student-athletes posted the highest Academic Progress Rate (982) in school history.
News recently broke that VCU would spend an incredible amount of money building a new basketball practice facility — a head-turning $25 million.