Women: "I'm Gonna Be an Engineer"

4 hours ago

Even though a little more than half of all college students are female, in engineering they comprise just 20- percent of the class. Studies suggest it’s not that girls aren’t interested in the field.   There’s more to it than that. 

One Woman's Mission to Aid Puerto Rico

17 hours ago

Tired of waiting for the federal government or the Red Cross to step in, some Virginians are stepping up – doing what they can for the people of Puerto Rico.  

AP Photo / Steve Helber, File

During the election season, Virginia’s two major-party candidates for governor have clashed on everything from environmental issues to health care. This week a new division is emerging on education policy.

Obama to Campaign in Richmond For Ralph Northam

20 hours ago
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Former president Barack Obama will be in Richmond Thursday. As an effort to get out the vote in this year’s race for Governor, he’s hitting the campaign trail with Democratic candidate Ralph Northam.

Institute of Contemporary Art Sets Opening Date in April

20 hours ago
Courtesy of VCU



Virginia Commonwealth University announced Tuesday that Virginia's newest art museum, the Institute for Contemporary Art in Richmond, will open this Spring. The museum has also reached its $37 million fundraising goal.