Street Style: The Thrift Artist

By Abbie Edwards VCU is one of the best places in Richmond for style watching. Walking through the Compass, our eye was immediately drawn to Leslie, a freshman Art History major. From her skater skirt and cool graphic tee, to her worn but insanely comfy looking flats, she had that effortlessly stylish look we envy so much. When […]

How to Balance School, Work, and a Healthy Social Life

By Niyah White Let’s set something straight, college in itself is a full-time job. Being a full-time student with projects, papers, exams, and room for studying requires a heavy amount of energy alone. Outside the world of energy drinks and lengthy reading assignments, it can be difficult even to find time for yourself and friends. On […]

Street Style: The Retro Girly-Girl

By Lauren Weber People in Richmond make style their own. With their creative interpretations of the average trend, it’s not possible to walk through the river city without finding style inspiration. RCFU saw Paislee Jahed, a sophomore English major at Virginia Commonwealth University, as she was lounging under a tree in front of Shafer Dining Hall. We were […]

Five Things You Missed at First Friday

Written by Zoe Pulley Photos by Abigail Gorden and Zoe Pulley School is back and suddenly Richmond is alive again after its three-month hibernation. Downtown Richmond’s monthly year-round collaboration between various businesses, restaurants and shops eagerly opened their doors to the community this weekend to celebrate RVA’s elaborate and ever-growing culture scene. Bringing in the […]