Virginia Commonwealth University Newswire (Page 7)

Virginia Commonwealth University Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Virginia Commonwealth University. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 3,691 in Virginia Commonwealth University

  1. 'Kahlua' the cat alerts college student to stranger sneaking into her bedroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | WTVR Richmond

    A group of women on the Virginia Commonwealth University lacrosse team is making sure their doors and windows are locked, after a man broke into their house early Tuesday morning. Nicole Morris' roommate lay fast asleep in her bed on Tuesday when around 3:30 a.m. her cat Kahlua woke her up.

    Comment?

  2. a Kahluaa the Cat Alerts College Student to Stranger Sneaking into Her BedroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    A group of women on the Virginia Commonwealth University lacrosse team are making sure their doors and windows are locked, after a man broke into their house early Tuesday morning. Nicole Morris' roommate lay fast asleep in her bed on Tuesday when around 3:30 a.m. her cat Kahlua woke her up.

    Comment?

  3. Family: Unarmed VCU graduate fatally shot in head by U.S. Park PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The family of a Virginia Commonwealth University graduate who was shot by U.S. Park Police after a short chase in northern Virginia has died. The family of 25-year-old Bijan Ghaisar of McLean, Virginia, said in a statement Tuesday that he died Monday night at Inova Fairfax Hospital, 10 days after the shooting.

    Comment?

  4. VCUarts Invites Applications for 2018 Summer Studio in Photo, Film + Media ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Hyperallergic

    Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts' nationally ranked Department of Photography + Film invites dynamic emerging artists working in Photography, Film and Media Arts to apply for its 2018 Summer Studio Program . Summer Studio is a supportive, rigorous artist residency that combines theory, practice and professional development in Richmond, VA, May 20 - June 15, 2018.

    Comment?

  5. Israeli fat-busting shot seeks to help battle obesityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    ... Doctor and endocrinologist Daniela Jakubowicz - who teaches at Tel Aviv University and Virginia Commonwealth University - agrees with Bloomenfeld, and supports injections like these, so long as they work "with diet together." She said that working ...

    Comment?

  6. Family of 2015 VCU graduate who died Monday says he was shot 3 times in head by U.S. Park PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    The Northern Virginia man who was shot by U.S. Park Police after a short chase into Fairfax County died Monday night, 10 days after the shooting. Bijan C. Ghaisar, 25, of McLean worked as an accountant for his father's firm and was a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University.

    Comment?

  7. Shawn Semones Joins Inocucor As Global Chief Technology OfficerRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    ... Physiology/Mycology from Virginia Tech, as well as M.S. and B.S. degrees in Biology from Virginia Commonwealth University. Inocucor uses a patented fermentation process to combine multi-strains of bacteria, yeasts and fungi into powerful ...

    Comment?

  8. Qatar Foundation to Celebrate UAE National DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    ... University in Qatar will host a simulation of a studio representing the role of media; Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar will display a pixelated image of His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, the Emir of Qatar; ...

    Comment?

  9. Tucked inside wealthy Northern Virginia are pockets of poverty, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Northern Virginia boasts some of the nation's wealthiest counties, but nestled among the affluence are pockets of poverty with an outsize effect on minority residents, according to a new report. Loudoun County, the wealthiest in the country, boasts a median income of $122,238 and a poverty rate of 4a The report , from Virginia Commonwealth University's Center on Society and Health and the Northern Virginia Health Foundation, also examined data on the city of Alexandria, as well as in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William counties.

    Comment?

  10. DeVos Announces Mobile App For Student Aid RequestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    ... fills in financial information possessed by the government. Elaine Genise Williams, a Virginia Commonwealth University grad who grew up homeless, called the student aid system "the number one hurdle in completing [her] education." Williams suggested ...

    Comment?

  11. DeVos: Mobile app coming for federal student aid applicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... has is automatically populated on the form. Elaine Genise Williams, a recent graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University, who was homeless in her youth, told the committee that the federal student aid process was "my number one hurdle in completing ...

    Comment?

  12. Bobcat in Car Grill Survives 50-Mile Ride With a Few BumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | News Max

    A bobcat stuck in a car grill survived a 50-mile drive in Virginia before being freed by animal control officers with just some bumps and a small cut. Christie Peters, director of Richmond Animal Care and Control in Richmond, told WTVR that a woman had arrived at work at Virginia Commonwealth University on Thanksgiving and found the bobcat stuck in the grill of her Prius.

    Comment?

  13. underground tunnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Government Computer News

    ... s spent time at The Commonwealth Times, The Denver Post and WTVR-CBS 6. He is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University, where he received the faculty award for print and online journalism.

    Comment?

  14. Family of 2015 VCU grad who died Monday says he was shot 3 times in head by U.S. Park PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    Family of 2015 VCU grad who died Monday says he was shot 3 times in head by U.S. Park Police The man who was shot by U.S. Park Police after a short chase into Fairfax County died Monday night, his family said. Bijan C. Ghaisar, 25, of McLean, Va., was an accountant for his father's firm, and a graduate of Langley High School and Virginia Commonwealth University.

    Comment?

  15. Some E-Cigarette Flavors May Be More Harmful Than OthersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The Atlantic

    ... when you heat it and then inhale it," says Amanda Dickinson, a developmental biologist at Virginia Commonwealth University. "It seems that it's a roll of the dice." A recent study coauthored by Dickinson investigated the effects of six different ...

    Comment?

  16. Vaping while pregnant could increase risk of birth defects, study suggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | Independent.ie

    Publishing their findings in the PLOS One journal, they wrote that the same processes and genes govern major developmental events, such as craniofacial development, or the formation of the skull and face. Researchers at the Virginia Commonwealth University exposed frog embryos and mammalian neural crest cells to chemicals in to test whether or not they cause defects, to find out what happens to fetuses when e-cigarettes are used during pregnancy.

    Comment?

  17. Digging deep: Ruffner thrives under pressure as Warren Countya s liberoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... state championship, a 3 p.m. meeting with unbeaten Lord Botetourt on Saturday afternoon at Virginia Commonwealth University's Siegel Center. One of the keys for Warren County entering Tuesday's match was limiting the production of Southampton ...

    Comment?

  18. Woman groped while walking down Grove Avenue in Fan DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... $19 per month after six-month introductory offer. A woman walking her dog just off Virginia Commonwealth University's main campus was groped, according to an alert from university police. On Thursday at 8:09 p.m., the women was walking west on the ...

    Comment?

  19. New childhood mental health facility with $56 million in state funding prepares to open in Richmond this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... was three years old. "What do you do with that?" Gatewood asked a crowd of officials from Virginia Commonwealth University, VCU Health and Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU on Friday morning. As they sought answers and solutions to Kyle's ...

    Comment?

  20. NYC looks to improve cybersecurity, broadbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Government Computer News

    ... s spent time at The Commonwealth Times, The Denver Post and WTVR-CBS 6. He is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University, where he received the faculty award for print and online journalism.

    Comment?