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After a player was dismissed from practice for discipline, he returned with family members who allegedly initiated an altercation with an assistant coach.
College classes are largely online, and extracurricular activities are often unable to meet in person. Yet college tuition still increased this year.
At the crux of the plaintiff’s claim are deeds that were signed in 1887 and 1890 that required the monument to be held “perpetually sacred.”
The death rate in the United States is 20% higher than expected. But only two-thirds of those deaths were caused directly by COVID-19.
Virginia Union University is expanding its distance learning offerings with fully online degrees and continuing education classes in a program called VUU Global.
Virginia State University is starting a new online program designed to help students become more career ready in a digitally-focused world, and it's getting help from Google.
Virginia Commonwealth University will continue to offer online classes next spring with coronavirus safeguards remaining in place, the school …
Virginia Tech has reported more than 1,200 cases. George Mason and Old Dominion have reported less than 100, but they've tested far fewer students.
Virginia State University has created a program to educate African American students and adults who want to hold elected office or work in local government.
Virginia State University will reopen campus for the spring semester. Many of the preparations for reopening were completed during the summer.