In The News


Unearthing American Evolution in Jamestown, The Washington Times, June 20, 2018

Mary Margaret Whipple: Recognizing Virginia’s founding mothersRichmond Times-Dispatch, March 1, 2018

Black History and Women’s History months: The importance of an inclusive narrative for VirginiaRichmond Times-Dispatch, February 25, 2018

Cox and Norment column: Virginia is the home of American democracy, Richmond Times-Dispatch, January 9, 2018



Susan Allen: Virginia’s Capitol adds a new monument that no one will protest, Richmond Times-Dispatch, December 2, 2017

Stephen Adkins: U.S. is overdue for more inclusive history, The Virginian-Pilot, October 10, 2017

Barry Duval: Virginia set the original standard for America’s exceptional free enterprise success,Richmond Times Dispatch, September 30, 2017

Donnie Tuck: Marking Hampton’s place in history, The Virginian-Pilot, August 30

Recognizing Virginia’s Women, Daily Press, May 13, 2017

Robert Cross: American Evolution pays tribute to 1619, The Virginian-Pilot, May 5, 2017

State Sen. Locke: our local history is national history — this is especially true in Hampton, Daily Press, April 5, 2017

Kenneth Alexander: Honoring Norfolk’s diversity and history, The Virginian-Pilot, March 26, 2017

James B. Murray Jr. column: For Virginia, 2019 is an opportunity to assemble emerging global leaders,Richmond Times-Dispatch, March 25, 2017

A Warrior Queen’s Influence on American Evolution, HuffPost, March 2, 2017

Cassandra Newby-Alexander: Africans’ integral role in American evolution, The Virginian-Pilot, February 19, 2017