VCU celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a week-long series of events, January 16-22, 2017, including a candlelight vigil, MLK legacy night, movies, and more!
Join VCU President Michael Rao for the State of the University Address on January 26, 2017 at the James Branch Cabell Library.
Angelique Scott, VCU senior and former student assistant for diversity at the Division for Inclusive Excellence, gives back to the community through art, activism and service.
Creating Change Conference 2017 marks the 29th gathering of this national conference, the pre-eminent political, leadership, and skills-building conference for the LGBTQ social justice movement. The conference offers a unique opportunity to develop skills, celebrate victories, build community, and to be inspired by visionaries of the LGBTQ movement and allied movements for justice and equality.More news »
Diversity is absolutely essential at a research university, just as it is in life. It is an indispensable part of the learning process. It shapes what we learn and how we learn it, how we solve problems, how we interact with one another, and how we think about ourselves and each other.Michael Rao, Ph.D., president, Virginia Commonwealth University and VCU Health System