Feature Stories

March 26, 2015
Meg Eastman, '01Graduate uses photography to record history and share it broadly
Meg Eastman, ’01, brings together history and art working for the Virginia Historical Society.
March 17, 2015
 UR Alum's study abroad experience leads to starting his own businessAfter studying abroad in Madrid his junior year, Jay Ternavan,'00, knew that traveling was something he wanted to do for the rest of his life.
After studying abroad in Madrid his junior year, Jay Ternavan,’00, knew that traveling was something he wanted to do for the rest of his life.
March 12, 2015
Chris Hamby, '08After winning the Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting, Chris Hamby, '08, left for BuzzFeed News.
Chris Hamby, '08 received the Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting for his yearlong investigation on how doctors and lawyers withheld evidence of black lung and denied miners' benefits. He now works for BuzzFeed News.
March 11, 2015
Unbreakable bond: Richmond alum helps save classmate's lifeThe connections that people make during their time at the University of Richmond last far beyond four years.

The connections that people make during their time at the University of Richmond last far beyond four years.

March 10, 2015
The Perfect Pitch Students learn how to hit the right notes in an interview

You have 60 seconds to explain why you’re the perfect person for your dream internship or job. Go.

March 9, 2015
Rebecca Pacheco, '01As the yoga world evolves, Rebecca Pacheco, '01, is helping yogis find a union between tradition and modern life
In her new book, Do Your Om Thing, Rebecca Pacheco, ’01, helps yogis apply traditional philosophies in a modern world.
February 12, 2015
Sarah Singletary, '09After stints in Niger and Cameroon, Sarah Singletary, '09, returns to the U.S. to work at Peace Corps headquarters
Joining the Peace Corps was an easy choice for Sarah Singletary, '09. She's now a country desk officer at headquarters in Washington, D.C.
January 16, 2015
Sarah Roden, '14, and Sarah Stewart, '14 Two recent graduates follow parallel paths to internships in Israel

Sarah Roden and Sarah Stewart grew up together, came to UR together, and lived and traveled together. Now they’re learning to navigate life and work in Tel Aviv — together.

January 9, 2015
Catherine Matthews '11Alumna pursues her passion for human rights through work on immigration reform

Alumna advocates for reform of our country’s immigration system

December 23, 2014
Austin Gund, '15 Leadership studies major sees leadership in action during an internship with the Richmond Police Department

As an intern for the Richmond chief of police, Austin Gund, ’15, sees the role of leadership in organizational operations, city management, and community relationship building.