Feature Stories

March 26, 2014
National Team Selling CompetitionA team of four business students compete in the National Team Selling Competition in Indiana
Last October Dr. Adam Marquardt and Bill Bergman traveled to Indiana University with four business students to compete in the National Team Selling Competition, a real-world sales simulation that attracts teams from universities across the country.
The Robins DebateEight teams debate international business issues for chance to win inaugural Robins Debate
In the first ever Robins Debate, eight teams of students came together on March 21 to debate current international business issues for the chance to win $2,000.
Course SamplerLeaders in the business community sample three of the new 14 in 2014 workshops
To showcase some of the Robins School's 14 new workshops ranging from decision-making and communication to human resources skills and account management, Executive Education organized a course sampler event for the Richmond business community.
Susan CohenSusan Cohen travels to SXSW 2014 for the release of her project ranking the top seed accelerators in the country
Earlier this month Dr. Susan Cohen attended the release of the 2013 seed accelerator rankings at SXSW in Austin, Texas.
March 12, 2014
Aidan Sullivan, '15Business administration and finance major returns to Vancouver's Downtown Eastside to work for Mission Possible
Vancouver's Downtown Eastside becomes home for UR Summer Fellow Aidan Sullivan, '15.
February 26, 2014
Maia LinaskMaia Linask dives headfirst into her work and life
Dr. Maia Linask did not always plan to pursue a career in economics, but her foray into the field while pursuing a master's degree in international relations forever altered her trajectory.
Accounting Student & Faculty TripAccounting students and faculty visit the FBI and the SEC
Last month 20 senior accounting students and five accounting faculty members visited the headquarters of both the FBI and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Justin Harper, '11, and Darrius Garrett, '12Spider alums speak on work, life and basketball abroad
Justin Harper, '11, and Darrius Garrett '12 explore the "international business" of basketball as they build their athletic careers abroad.
Q2Q2 helps refine juniors' professional skills in preparation for summer internships
Last weekend 30 junior business students spent an enriching Saturday taking part in real-world exercises that will better prepare them not only for their upcoming internships but also their future careers.
January 29, 2014
Bob NicholsonBob Nicholson shares his years of experiences while at the University of Richmond
After over three decades at the University of Richmond, Dr. Bob Nicholson is known widely as a dedicated educator, mentor and friend.