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December 16, 2015
Victoria Charles, '16
Senior focuses on black student life with a racial history project
Victoria Charles, ’16, works to construct a historical narrative of the black student experience at the University of Richmond.
December 9, 2015
Sam Bell, '17
Junior's research project will leave you wondering: what's a religious studies major doing working on a math project?
As a religious studies major, one would assume Sam Bell's research had some connection to the field. Instead, he spent his summer studying ESB construction of bent functions in conjunction with math professor James Davis.
Aisha Farooq, '17
Junior explores the juvenile court system through summer internship
An SSIR and an internship funded by a Civic Fellowship set student on a path toward helping those who are vulnerable.
December 7, 2015
Andrew Talbot, '15
Bonner Scholar reflects on the power and importance of listening to others' stories
Listening deeply to the stories others tell can have powerful consequences for how we live our lives.
Christian Voto, '16
Pre-med and business student helps coordinate first government-approved drone delivery of medication
Pre-med and business student helps coordinate first government-approved drone delivery of medication during a rural health clinic.
Sugandh and Surabhi Gupta, '16
A change in major opens a world of possibilities
Seniors choose a major in classics to pursue their love of languages
December 3, 2015
The Science of Changing Lives
Lexi Caldwell, '16, connects science to personal experience through summer work with Genetic Alliance
“When people see that they are not alone, and are part of a community, people engage in a way that wouldn’t have otherwise been possible. It brings people together.”
November 30, 2015
Cassandra Ceballos, '17
Junior combines passion for social justice with focus on food systems
Being the only full-time intern at a grassroots organization offered Cassandra Ceballos, ’17, a growing number of opportunities.
November 23, 2015
Christina Annas, '16
Senior math and physics major works to create molecules of her own design
Senior combines her background in math with computational chemistry, theorizing new types of organic molecules.
Caroline Utz, '17
Junior researches civic effect of satirical news
Shows like Last Week Tonight with John Oliver are changing the formula for political satire. Caroline Utz took note, and she's studying how the format shapes perceptions of leadership and invites citizens to engage rather than idly mock a broken system.