Feature Stories

May 23, 2013
Natalia Brzezinski, '06 Alum advocates for gender equality while working in Sweden
Natalia Brzezinski, ’06, navigates work-life balance as the spouse of a U.S. ambassador and establishes her identity as an advocate for women in a global society.
May 21, 2013
The Archaeology of SoundMusic professor and Latin jazz bandleader discuss influence of Latin rhythms on American music
During UR's Salsa Mania, music professor Mike Davison and S.Y.O.T.O.S. bandleader Chris Washburne discuss how Latin influences have shaped modern American jazz and pop music.
May 9, 2013
InuksuitInspired by the great outdoors, the musical composition Inuksuit was performed in the Jenkins Greek Theatre for Earth Day
Composer John Luther Adams was inspired by his Alaskan surroundings to write an outdoor piece intertwining music and nature.
May 1, 2013
School of Arts and Sciences Honors ConvocationDavid C. Evans Awards winners announced
On April 9, the School of Arts and Sciences announced the winners of the David C. Evans Awards at Honors Convocation.
April 30, 2013
Reggie Skinner, '97Alum details special assignment with the White House Office of Presidential Personnel
When a colleague walked into his office and asked if he wanted to work at the White House, Reggie Skinner, ’97, leapt at the chance.
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.