Feature Stories

April 18, 2014
Linda Fisher Thornton, adjunct assistant professorLeading in Context CEO & author of '7 Lenses' talks about her engagement in Innovations in Teaching for SPCS

Linda Fisher Thornton, adjunct professor of HR management, finds fulfillment in collaborating with colleagues and providing tools for students to succeed in management and leadership roles.

April 16, 2014
Leadership and CultureJepson School facilitates yearlong series of events about cultural leadership

How we influence culture and how culture leads and transforms us is the focus of a yearlong series of events hosted by the Jepson School.

April 15, 2014
Symphorien Ntibagirirwa International visiting scholar is focusing his research on corporate governance through the African philosophy of Ubuntu
The Jepson School’s visiting international scholar is conducting research on how the African philosophy of Ubuntu could play an important role in corporate governance.
David C. Evans Award winners announcedSchool of Arts and Sciences Honors Convocation
The School of Arts and Sciences honors student academic achievement at its annual Honors Convocation.
April 11, 2014
African-American Alumni Discuss Richmond ExperienceHistory Month Celebration

African-American alumni, including the first African-American male to attend the University of Richmond, gathered on Feb. 25 in the Robins Arena to discuss their experiences as Richmond students.

Event Deconstructs the Marketing and Communications Industries Over 100 students and 25 alumni participated
The first Deconstructing Marketing and Communications event welcomed alumni in the fields of advertising, brand management, business development and sales, fashion marketing and merchandising, market research, and public relations.
Student Athletes Combined Passion with Career
Amber Nichols ’14 and Virginia Chandler ’13 had a dream internship with the Washington Redskins that put their academic side and passion for sports to good, practical use.
Writer Found Her Voice at UR
As a Journalism major, Payne found her voice while studying at UR and developed a passion for being a writing coach.
April 9, 2014
Spring Break in RVAFrom Northside to the East End to a farm in Goochland, UR students explore education and food justice in Richmond
Richmond-area businesses, nonprofits, and schools provide a backdrop for students exploring issues of education and food justice.
International Film Series"A Window onto the World": The International Film Series celebrates its 25th anniversary
At the conclusion of its 25th season, the University of Richmond's International Film Series has shown more than 400 foreign films, representing everything from comedy to drama to action to film noir.