Feature Stories

June 2, 2014
Catherine James, GB '02MBA alumna stokes passion for innovation, growth and community in her new role
Catherine James, GB '02, draws on her engineering background to devise innovative solutions at the office while working to aid in the development of those around her.
May 28, 2014
Managing Project and Processes Class Projects Professor teaches her students essential tools to provide invaluable consulting services to community organizations
Dr. Shital Thekdi and her students worked with community partner organizations on projects that culminated in presentations sharing recommendations based on real-life datasets derived from project management and systems analysis disciplines.
Nelson LeeExchange student from Singapore explores life and work on the East Coast
Nelson Lee, a junior exchange student from Singapore Management University, sought to broaden his worldview through study abroad, and that led to an internship in Atlanta, Ga.
Reflections from the Class of 2014Seniors share their reflections on their time at the University of Richmond
As The Robins School bids farewell to another group of graduates a few members of the Class of 2014 reflect on the experiences they gained from the past four years.
Vivian Hou, '122012 graduate is first-ever Spider to complete Dual Diploma Program with NEOMA Business School in Rouen, France
Vivian Hou, '12, marks the first-ever University of Richmond student to graduate from the Dual Diploma Program, earning both NEOMA's bachelor diploma and the Robins School of Business’ bachelor's degree.
May 12, 2014
Tim HamiltonEconomics professor talks about his approach to research and teaching
Tim Hamilton, a professor in the Robins School of Business, talks about his research exploring value in environmental economics.
May 1, 2014
Colleen Tobin, '14After helping to establish University of Richmond's Delta Sigma Pi chapter, senior is named DSP Regional Collegian of the Year
Less than a year after she aided in the establishment of University of Richmond’s Delta Sigma Pi (DSP) chapter, Colleen Tobin, '14, wins the DSP Regional Collegian of the Year for the Mid-Atlantic.
Austin Butler, '14Senior sets out to define entrepreneurship and lands at TEDxRVA
In his journey to live with intention Austin Butler, '14, seizes an opportunity work with Andy Stefanovich, curator of TEDxRVA.
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance ProgramProfessor brings his taxation students' skills into the greater Richmond community
Determined to engage his students as a meaningful part of the Richmond community Dr. Ray Slaughter brings his taxation classes to UR Downtown to volunteer with the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program offering free tax preparation for lower income individuals.
Ed Riley, '14Senior gets an opportunity to present his thesis topic at the Economics Scholars Program in Dallas
In March Ed Riley, '14, traveled to Dallas, Texas to present his thesis topic to an audience of peers and faculty from throughout the East Coast and Texas as well as members of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas at the 2014 Economics Scholars Program.