Category: To VCU
VCU strives to provide important information to the university community in a timely manner.
VCU’s phased return to campus for university students, faculty and staff
June 3, 2020 Dear members of the VCU community, As we prepare to return to VCU for our fall semester together, we face two challenges simultaneously. COVID-19 continues its prevalence in our nation and commonwealth, and health experts predict inevitable waves to come. And we have all been horrified and dismayed by recent violence against […]
Statement regarding Richmond protests and VCU’s shared community
Dear VCU and VCU Health community, For several days, I have watched crowds of people across the nation and here in Richmond express their anger and frustration over distressing, horrific events against African Americans in our country, including the recent killings of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Breonna Taylor in Louisville, and Ahmaud Arbery in Georgia. […]
Significant grant announcement
Dear VCU and VCU Health community, Across Virginia Commonwealth University, we have been fighting COVID-19 from the front lines. I could not be more proud of or grateful to our care teams who are saving lives, our faculty and students who are learning and innovating in remarkable ways, and our alumni and communities who are […]
May 2020 commencement update
Because of state and federal orders prohibiting large gatherings, I am sorry we cannot honor you in person at commencement next month.
COVID-19 update for April 7
Dear VCU and VCU Health Community, We are living in a world that none of us could have imagined, even a month ago. The COVID-19 crisis presents unprecedented challenges in our lives – none of us is untouched by this global pandemic. I am very proud of how the university and health system have risen […]
Thank you to healthcare providers
As we continue our incredible work related to COVID-19, let me take a moment to say thank you. I could not be more proud, nor more inspired, by what we do across the VCU Health System every day—and now more than ever.