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November 30, 2015
Cassandra Ceballos, '17
Junior combines passion for social justice with focus on food systems
Being the only full-time intern at a grassroots organization offered Cassandra Ceballos, ’17, with a growing number of opportunities.
November 23, 2015
Caroline Utz, '17
Junior researches civic effect of satirical news
Shows like Last Week Tonight with John Oliver are changing the formula for political satire. Caroline Utz took note, and she's studying how the format shapes perceptions of leadership and invites citizens to engage rather than idly mock a broken system.
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.
May 12, 2015
Finding Your Passion: Tenaj Ferguson, '11
University of Richmond alumna took time to cultivate her skills and find her passion before opening her own business, Lady Epicure Gourmet.
University of Richmond alumna Tenaj Ferguson, ’11, has never felt limited by her major. “It’s not always about what you study in school – that’s the starting point. It’s really about finding your passion and taking advantage of opportunities.”
April 28, 2015
From Westhampton to Washington: Sydney Freeman, '17
University of Richmond student spent the spring semester of her sophomore year in the White House.
Sydney Freeman, '17, was chosen to be a part of the highly selective White House Internship Program.
April 20, 2015
Spiders Hiring Spiders: Michelle Shuman, '16, and Jessica Goodman, '12
"Spiders spin their own webs, they don't move into one that's already been made."
At a networking event in Washington, D.C., hosted by the Office of Alumni and Career Services (OACS), University of Richmond junior Michelle Shuman, ’16, approached alumnae Jessica Goodman, ’12.
April 16, 2015
University of Richmond Alum Scores 'Hole in One' Internship
Lauren Conder, '14, utilized the support from the Office of Alumni and Career Services and her professors to achieve success.
Lauren Conder, '14, always knew she wanted to be involved in sports.
April 15, 2015
Kelsey Ensign, '15
Student explores identity theory, her own identity through community work
Kelsey Ensign, '15, tests identity theories through her community work, while simultaneously exploring her own identity and career goals.
March 31, 2015
Mel Shuaipi, '15
Senior blends business and social change abroad and at home
Her business education became real when she was able to apply it to social change in the Dominican Republic and back home, here in Richmond.
March 17, 2015
UR Alum's study abroad experience leads to starting his own business
After studying abroad in Madrid his junior year, Jay Ternavan,'00, knew that traveling was something he wanted to do for the rest of his life.
After studying abroad in Madrid his junior year, Jay Ternavan,’00, knew that traveling was something he wanted to do for the rest of his life.