Feature Stories

April 23, 2013
Heroic LeadershipProfessors profile heroes ranging from Lincoln to Lady Gaga to find our most transforming leaders

University of Richmond professors Al Goethals and Scott Allison make the case that our most cherished heroes are also our most transforming leaders.

April 4, 2013
Brian Guay, '14Junior challenges his worldview through study abroad
Peru provided the perfect opportunity for Brian Guay, ’14, to break out of his element and get immersed in a new culture.
Lidia RadiAssociate professor shares love of learning and teaching
Love’s labor is found for an associate professor of Italian, French, and Renaissance studies.
March 27, 2013
Matthew Worth, '00 Music alum returns to the Modlin Center, where his career began.
Opera singer Matthew Worth got his start on the stage of Camp Concert Hall and recently returned to present a recital of current classical music.
March 18, 2013
Science Without BordersRichmond hosts Brazilian undergraduates in new partnership
The University welcomes international students with the help of a Brazilian government program.
March 7, 2013
Reporting World War IIJournalism students preserve wartime stories for Veterans History Project
Students in community-based newswriting class learn interviewing skills while recording veteran stories for the Library of Congress’s Veterans History Project.
March 5, 2013
Shelby Longland, '13Senior develops passion for immigration issues through civic engagement
Shelby Longland's involvement with the Bonner Center for Civic Engagement transformed her college career and helped her find her career path.
February 27, 2013
Diego Leal, '15Amazon internship gives Guatemalan native insight into complex human rights issues
Diego Leal, ’15, moved from debating human rights issues to becoming a human rights practitioner during a summer internship focused on conservation and indigenous communities in the Amazon.
February 15, 2013
Sandro Del RosarioVisiting professor's film wins James River Shorts Film Festival
Sandro Del Rosario hails from Italy, studied experimental animation in California and, through a passion for teaching, came to UR.
February 4, 2013
Nedra McClyde, '02Alumna reflects on her path to becoming an actor
From television to the stage, Nedra McClyde, ’02, has done the unlikely: establishing an acting career in a challenging but rich market for artists.