Following a week of rumors that VCU basketball Head Coach Shaka Smart will be leaving for University of Texas, VCU Athletics confirmed Friday that he will be accepting the offer and coach the Longhorns.
Thomas Huff, vice provost for life sciences and research at Virginia Commonwealth University, died of natural causes at the age of 62 on Jan. 31.
A long metal beam was painted yellow and held up on two sawhorses in the Compass yesterday. It was the last piece to be placed in Cabell’s frame and students had the chance to sign it before it’s permanent installation.
We usually complain about the high cost of tuition that rises every year and all of the things we’re not getting from our school. I, myself, have voiced many complaints about the way VCU handles finances. Except I realized that I often forget how much VCU does have to offer me.
The Virginia General Assembly passed measures on Feb. 26 that partially alleviate the deep funding cuts Virginia’s institutions of higher education suffered in fiscal year 2014, as well as allocating pay increases for college faculty, teachers and state employees.