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Partnership with Mellon Foundation Boosts Student Success


Generously funded through a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Pathways program gives humanities and arts students from John Tyler and J. Sargeant Reynolds Community Colleges the support they need to transfer to Virginia Commonwealth University. Read more about the partnership and some successful students here.

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CAPS Pilot Launch

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VFCCE Fellows Visit

Twenty VFCCE Fellows, second-year students attending community colleges across Virginia, met with state and local legislators and made valuable business connections at the VCCS Legislative Reception in January. The Fellows […]

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