Alumni and friends from around the nation expressed their love and support for Virginia State University. The excerpts that we have published represent the sentiment of the many letters that we received. They have been edited for space.
The cover was designed by Terri Curtis, a senior, majoring in graphic design at Virginia State University. Terri is also interning [...]
Virginia State University has joined the Remembrance Day National Roll Call project to honor American service men and women. VSU’s event will take place Monday, Nov. 11 (Veteran’s Day) at 1:45 p.m. on the front steps of Foster Hall. VSU is the only Virginia HBCU participating in this effort.
On Veteran’s Day, campus and community volunteers [...]
Thailer Brown of Petersburg High School chose to pursue the rigorous road of honors academics over her passion to pursue culinary arts. However, now that she has graduated and is off to college she will be starting her culinary career.
While in high school, Brown volunteered as the sports manager of the boys’ varsity basketball team all [...]
Virginia State University’s Board of Visitors recently approved a tuition and mandatory fee increase of $364 for in-state undergraduate students for the 2013-2014 academic year. The increase equals out to a 4.9 percent rise for in-state undergraduate students. Due to the modest increase, VSU hopes to maintain its position of having one of the lowest [...]
Virginia State University sent eight student-athletes to compete in the 2013 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field Championships in Birmingham, AL and the Trojans returned with ten All-American trophies and a National Champion in the women’s 400m dash.
Sprinter Samantha Edwards won her first national title by winning the 400m dash with a time of [...]