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September 16, 2014
Tyler Heist, '15
Senior uses a multidisciplinary approach to research
Senior combines biology and computer science to research symbiosis.
September 12, 2014
Paige Schaefer, '15
Senior explores careers in the art world through internship at UR Downtown
When Paige Schaefer, ’15, traded a business major for a focus on arts management, she set her sights on testing every aspect of the field. Working at UR Downtown’s gallery space offered just the experience she was looking for.
Shalom Farms provided Jen Swegan, '15, insight into the challenges of food justice in Richmond
Senior Jen Swegan’s work with Shalom Farms uprooted and challenged her understanding of food justice.
September 9, 2014
Sol Park, '15
From Shanghai to Accra, Ghana, via Richmond
A summer internship in Ghana introduced an international student to an even wider world.
September 4, 2014
Amber Battle, '15
On the court and in the studio
A summer internship with a Richmond-based production company gave this student-athlete a chance to explore her career interests.
September 3, 2014
Alex Duncan, '16 and Ben Strawsburg, '16
Student research aims to understand inter-male communication
Juniors devise a summer research project to understand inter-male communication and suggest ways to improve it.
Students and faculty bring new play to life
Premiering a new play exemplifies Chuck Mike’s collaborative approach to theater
David Stevens, '15
Chemistry major studies and researches in Israel
Senior’s study abroad experience is enhanced by research opportunity
September 2, 2014
Sharon Lim, '16
Junior takes a number of paths to explore education reform
Learning in and out of the classroom gives Sharon Lim, ’16, a deeper understanding of the challenges facing education equality.
August 19, 2014
Katie Presson, '15
As a court-appointed special advocate, Katie Presson will represent children whose needs she understands very personally
This summer, Katie Presson, '15, worked toward certification as a court-appointed special advocate with Goochland CASA. She now represents the interests of children whose needs she understands very personally.