Dr. Darden, a retired NASA mathematician, data analyst and aeronautical engineer, was featured in the book “Hidden Figures: The Story of the African-American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race,” a 2016 book by Margo Lee Shetterly, on which the Oscar-nominated film “Hidden Figures” was based.
Virginia Commonwealth University students receive emails from VCU Health last week reporting two confirmed cases and one suspected case of mumps on campus. Other cases have been reported in the Richmond metro area, and health officials are cautioning students and residents to take precautions.
Sample some of the area’s best food for a good cause.
Members of the public can drop by, see maps of proposed options displayed in the gym, and discuss the draft options with School Board members, staff members, and the redistricting consultant.
The award recognizes principals who create an exceptional educational environment for their students.
The inclement weather has caused power outages across the area, including at area schools.
Under a proposed plan by school officials, some elementary school students who would currently attend Hungary Creek Middle would be reassigned to other schools in the area.
The speech is entitled “The Blueprint: Creating A Vision For Change” and will be delivered at Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle School.
The event has raised over $1.7 million for local charities since its inception in 2007.
Police on Thursday evening released the identity of a woman accused of stabbing a professor at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College’s Parham Road campus earlier in the day with a box cutter. The victim is expected to make full recovery.