Analysis of school lunches suggests federal nutrition standards should be maintained, or strengthened
July 15, 2021
A new study led by VCU researchers examined nutrient composition of what children chose and what they actually ate through the National School Lunch Program.
July 6, 2021
The grant will expand VCU’s Primary Care Psychology Training Collaborative with a focus on rural and low-income minority youth and their families.
June 23, 2021
The Dorothy Fillmore Scholarship will help VCU students actively engaged with the LGBTQIA+ community who face housing instability, food insecurity, tuition issues or other financial hurdles.
June 22, 2021
A new study led by VCU researchers sheds light on lifestyle factors associated with healthy and unhealthy sleep.
June 2, 2021
Research shows that those with a history of adverse childhood experiences were more likely to bear a heavier burden during the pandemic’s initial surge.
$2M grant to support programs for elementary school students at risk of social, behavioral, and emotional problems
May 28, 2021
The award, from the Institute of Education Sciences, will fund a four-year project co-led by researchers from VCU and the University of Minnesota.
May 19, 2021
He built his first lab at VCU with his own hands and taught thousands of students at the university. And his research broke ground in the understanding of antipsychotic and antidepressant drugs.
May 17, 2021
We might experience stress and anxiety as society gradually opens back up and we reemerge from our bubbles. VCU psychology professor Michael Southam-Gerow says there are ways to cope.
May 6, 2021
“I want something that’s going to make me want to get up in the morning, no matter how exhausted I am, with an energy that says, ‘I gotta go. I gotta go do my work.’ … There’s so much work to do.”
May 5, 2021
Psychology professor Fantasy Lozada received an NSF CAREER award to study emotion regulatory flexibility among African American youth, which helps them to protect against racism.