May 15 is the Virginia Biosciences Health Research Corporation’s final date for applications for their most recent grant, which is aimed at advancing medical research in the interest of saving lives.
The word ‘research’ often brings to mind doctors in lab coats, looking through microscopes. One VCU student decided not to wait for his Ph.D. and applied for his first patent before he turned 21.
The next time you run out of swipes or money, do not panic. VCU’s first student pantry will be up and running next semester to feed students short on swipes or in need of money for food.
The “starving student” cliche may soon come to an end at VCU.
Paul Loeb, an American social and political activist and author of Soul of a Citizen, lectured to students on the importance of getting involved to create a positive social change during a special lecture event celebrating Constitution Day on Tuesday, Sep. 17.