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March 9, 2016
Brenden Carol, '17
Bonner Scholar espouses political engagement as key to a healthy democratic society
Bonner Scholar Brenden Carol, ’17, espouses political activism as key to achieving the common good in a democratic society.
February 19, 2016
Emily Onufer, '17
Bonner Scholar uses her Bonner summer of service and a Civic Fellowship to explore climate change in the South Pacific
Bonner Scholar uses her Bonner summer of service and a Civic Fellowship to explore climate change in the South Pacific.
December 9, 2015
Sam Bell, '17
Junior's research project will leave you wondering: what's a religious studies major doing working on a math project?
As a religious studies major, one would assume Sam Bell's research had some connection to the field. Instead, he spent his summer studying ESB construction of bent functions in conjunction with math professor James Davis.
December 7, 2015
Christian Voto, '16
Pre-med and business student helps coordinate first government-approved drone delivery of medication
Pre-med and business student helps coordinate first government-approved drone delivery of medication during a rural health clinic.
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, 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.