Feature Stories

November 22, 2013
The Richmond MBA and Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Inc. Part IIThe Richmond MBA finds opportunities for students to make a mark in leading area organizations

In Part I, Adam Hahn, GB’13, had just completed his Capstone Project presentation with HDL, Inc.

November 20, 2013
Fall 2013 Business Pitch CompetitionFive finalists pitch their ventures for the chance to win funding in final round of fall 2013 Business Pitch Competition

Five finalists were chosen to pitch their ventures this past Monday night, November 18, at the final round of the fall 2013 Business Pitch Competition for the chance to win $3,500 and the opportunity to present their idea to local angel investors. 

November 6, 2013
Marissa Klein,'99Dreaming big
If you ask Marissa Klein ’99 why she chose to attend the University of Richmond, she will tell you it was fate. While she wasn’t even planning on looking at the University of Richmond, Klein says that she owes much of who she is today to her experience at U of R.
Colleen Hall, '91A great example of UR's interdisciplinary education
With a double major in Business Administration and Studio Art, alum Colleen Hall ’91 exemplifies the interdisciplinary education that University of Richmond is known for.
Roxanne Henningson, '14Beautifully combining a love for fashion and business
Roxanne Henningson ’14, a business administration major, was able to combine her marketing concentration with her strong interest in fashion through an internship with Etro, an Italian luxury fashion company over the summer.
November 1, 2013
Mike DeChello, '15Junior discovers a strong professional network can make all the difference
His first day on the job as a sports management intern, Mike DeChello, ’15, was given three clients and told to get them hired. The experience was a lesson in the value of a personal network.
October 29, 2013
Lacy Strickler, GB '14MBA candidate works at Evatran, an organization creating the first wireless electric vehicle charging system
Lacy Strickler went from pursuing a nursing career in a neonatal intensive care unit to working for an organization developing the first wireless electric vehicle charging system.
Brian Beckmann, GB '14MBA candidate spends a semester abroad at Tsinghua University in Beijing
Brian Beckmann, GB '14, writes a blog post about his time abroad from a rooftop coffee bar in Wudaoku, Beijing.
The Richmond MBA and Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Inc. Part IA relationship between The Richmond MBA and HDL, Inc. provides valuable opportunities and successful outcomes for both organizations
A Glimpse Inside with Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Inc. leads to a Capstone Project, faculty research and more.
October 28, 2013
D.R. Ball, '14Senior spends summer in an office full of comedians
D.R. Ball was one of a few business majors who interned at "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," but his education gave him an advantage in this creative field.