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November 12, 2015
Learning from the Dead
Interdisciplinary Education in Richmond's East End Cemetery
Faculty and students from a variety of disciplines find fertile ground for learning in a long-neglected cemetery.
November 10, 2015
Hannah Maddy, '16
Senior spends a summer looking for poetry in the ruins of ancient Pompeii
Words like blood and pain may not sound like much of a love poem, but as Hannah Maddy found, they often hold the keys to understanding an ancient civilization.
November 5, 2015
Passport to American History
Domestic and international students explore Monticello with Dr. and Mrs. Ayers
University of Richmond President Emeritus Edward L. Ayers discussed Thomas Jefferson's legacy with domestic and international students during a recent visit to Monticello, the first field trip offered through Passport to American History, a joint initiative of the CCE and the OIE.
October 21, 2015
Of Mice and Molly
The biggest lesson Molly Sanborn gained from a summer in the lab? "Research is less about what you discover and more about what you learn."
Summer research experience offers biology undergrad an opportunity for independence and exploration in her field.
October 12, 2015
Emeline Blevins, '17
History major interns at the Beauregard-Keyes House in New Orleans
Junior combines her love of history and the art of storytelling in a summer internship with the Beauregard-Keyes House in New Orleans.
Katherine Pierce, '16
Senior experiences life in the art world through museum internship
Senior art history major travels to the West Coast to intern for the Museum of Contemporary Art in San Diego
October 9, 2015
Fall Break in NYC
Two classes - one studying Jewish history, the other the humanities - spend fall break in New York City
New York City is the backdrop for two classes: one studying Jewish life in Krakow and the U.S., the other exploring the concept and value of the humanities in a modern world.
September 14, 2015
Hannah Holub, '16
Senior interns for Toronto Football Club
Senior mathematics and economics major spent her summer using statistics to learn what creates a better soccer team.
August 31, 2015
Music professor participates in cultural exchange
Music professor travels to Brazil to perform, teach, and immerse in local culture.