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VCU Launches Independent School of Government

Dear Colleagues: I am writing to inform you that, effective today, the L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs is an independent school at VCU, separate from the College of Humanities and Sciences. Dr. Niraj Verma, who has been the director of the Wilder School since 2010, is the independent school’s inaugural dean. [...]

Wilder: March on Washington charged a nation

The March on Washington The Great March on Washington in 1963 is a seminal American event. It is considered important enough to be taught in elementary school history classrooms a half century later, and it continues to receive attention through the awarding of doctoral degrees to those who study it. There are scores of books [...]

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