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Labor market recovery remains stagnant, new survey shows

Labor market recovery remains stagnant, new survey shows

Friday, February 26

About half of workers who were employed just prior to the pandemic are earning the same amount

New scholarship focuses on the business of giving back

New scholarship focuses on the business of giving back

Thursday, February 25

A group of VCU business alumni created the Oraphine Watkins Crump scholarship to support first-generation students

Hidden In Plain Site: An emotional virtual experience explores Richmonds Black history

Hidden In Plain Site: An emotional virtual experience explores Richmonds Black history

Thursday, February 18

The immersive web project, created by a small team with connections to Richmond and VCU, transports viewers back in time to explore stories of the Black experience.

New entrepreneurship academy at VCU to bring together students and community members

New entrepreneurship academy at VCU to bring together students and community members

Wednesday, February 17

The academy will provide opportunities for underrepresented students to develop 21st-century entrepreneurship skills in a blended learning environment

Brandcenter alumni reach ‘the pinnacle of advertising’ with Super Bowl LV spots

Brandcenter alumni reach ‘the pinnacle of advertising’ with Super Bowl LV spots

Tuesday, February 9

The creators of Sunday’s ads faced new challenges because of the pandemic, including figuring out logistically how to make their commercials from afar.

21 Brandcenter alums contribute to 14 spots in Super Bowl LV

21 Brandcenter alums contribute to 14 spots in Super Bowl LV

Friday, February 5

Super Bowl LV will be unlike any Super Bowl ever before. But despite the pandemic, one thing remains unchanged: Brandcenter alumni will still make a strong showing in the ad scene.

General Motors bold move could spark a major shift in the auto industry

General Motors bold move could spark a major shift in the auto industry

Thursday, February 4

The company’s pledge to eliminate gasoline- and diesel-powered vehicles by 2035 has “upped the ante” for other manufacturers.

Real-time Economics

Real-time Economics

Thursday, February 4

National unemployment numbers get an updated look in a survey co-developed by a VCU economist