Education

College kicks off $13M renovation

A community college is tackling its next big campus upgrade with interior work set to begin on a large academic building that will include the addition of several science labs.

VCU receives grant from JPMorgan Chase

The university is teaming up with the Greater Richmond Partnership – with guidance from the Brookings Institution and JPMorgan Chase – to further study and develop the area’s export market.

Spiders tap new president

After almost a year since the university’s current president announced his departure, the school has named a new leader – its first black president and a classical cellist.

Va. private colleges hand hefty checks to presidents

A recent list of the 2012 incomes of private university presidents shows that Virginia schools pay above the national average. And the outgoing head of University of Richmond is at the top of the state list, raking in $1 million in 2012.