Feature Stories

October 8, 2013
Shahan MuftiProfessor's family history offers unique perspective for his first book

Journalism professor ties family history to conflict in Pakistan with his first book.

October 7, 2013
On Tour: CartagenaOrchestra students set out for a concert and cultural tour of Cartagena
Led by Alexander Kordzaia and Joanne Kong, nine orchestra students will spend a week in Cartagena exploring culture through music.
September 26, 2013
Chemistry DetectivesThe chemistry department opens its lab to local students for two days of scientific discovery
Structure Determination Workshop gives local high school students hands-on experience in the lab and the chance to learn from Richmond faculty.
September 20, 2013
Alex Witt, '14Summer internship gives senior a chance to live the life of a pastor
Just one week into her summer pastoral internship, Alex Witt, '14, was relying on her religious studies courses to preach and lead Bible study.
September 17, 2013
William Buckley, '14Senior finds path to the pulpit through music ministry internship
William Buckley, '14, was looking for a summer experience that would call on his interest in music. With a music ministry internship in New York, the pieces fell into place.
September 16, 2013
Tiho Kostadinov, '02Postdoctoral fellow discovers research and teaching go hand in hand
As a postdoctoral fellow, Tiho Kostadinov, ’02, investigated climate change, the environment, and how to balance research and teaching.
September 11, 2013
Jackson Taylor, '14Internship at hospital in Kenya showcases differences in international medical care
A summer internship with a hospital in Kenya gives Jackson Taylor, ’14, myriad experiences to draw from when applying to medical school.
September 4, 2013
Peter Anton, '14A summer by the James River gives senior inspiration for art and life
Inspired by the James River, Peter Anton, ’14, spent the summer en plein air and in the studio producing large-scale paintings that explore figure, landscape, immersion, and memory.
August 26, 2013
Mark Massaro, '14Studying pathogens in fleas and ticks leads senior to Japan and South Africa
A semester in South Africa and summer research in Japan are preparing Mark Massaro, ’14, for a career working with animals.
August 22, 2013
Andrew Thomas '13Andrew Thomas won a place in the prestigious Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Program in Germany
Recent grad parlays his passions for German and international business into a yearlong experience studying and working in Germany.