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Virginia’s new A-F grading system for evaluating schools, adopted just two years ago, will see some significant changes this year as educators work to prepare recommendations for a replacement system.

88.9 WCVE intern Michael Melkonian of VCU Capital News Service reports.

Music

Let's cut to the right to the chase. Time is of the essence for this week's World Music Show (5/2). Why? Not, sure. Perhaps it's just one of those week's in which I can't seem to catch up. But, for Saturday night's show, I'm planing on slowing down enough to enjoy what I'll be playing. And if you're having a similar week, perhaps you'll benefit from tunining in. 

Parkfest Blues 2015!

We hope you’ll join us this Saturday (5/2/15)...

What Makes the World Go Round?

Of course, the answer to the headline is Love...

Met Opera: Cavalleria Rusticana / Pagliacci

Opera’s most enduring tragic double bill...

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Billy Joel Gershwin Prize

This music special honors singer-songwriter Billy Joel’s receipt of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.

A Mind in Quicksand: Life With Huntington's

It was six years between the time Kim felt...

Think Wednesday: Super Skyscrapers

Commonly known as “the cheese grater,” the...

Think Wednesday: Parrot Confidential

From the wilds of Costa Rica to the suburbs of...

Science Matters

We all know that polluting the environment has drastic impacts on everyone and every thing including human health. A lot of these changes cause damage that takes generations to address or understand. Our air is one of the most important features of our planet.

Are Millennial Students Afraid To Speak Up In Classroom?

An Instructor of Marketing at the University...

Question Your World: What Were Dinosaurs Really Like?

Paleontology is a great gateway to science...