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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.
November 17, 2015
Leadership studies students compete at NTSC
Three Jepson School students compete at the National Team Selling Competition
Jepson School students used their background in critical thinking and group dynamics to their advantage at this year’s National Team Selling Competition.
November 11, 2015
Gender and Ambition
Acclaimed career coach discusses the relationship between gender and ambition in the workplace and how women can get ahead
Certified executive coach, speaker, and author Bonnie Marcus discusses the development of ambition and how gender impacts ambition in the workplace.
October 30, 2015
Workshops Connect Jepson Students and Alumni
Jepson School students build connections with alumni and learn to use LinkedIn effectively
To prepare students to use LinkedIn more effectively in job searches and networking, the Jepson School of Leadership Studies collaborated with University of Richmond Career Services to host a series of workshops designed for Jepson students.
October 16, 2015
Hannah Cassatly, '16
Senior publishes paper about internship experience
Leadership studies major publishes paper on group dynamics she observed during her internship with a palliative care practice.
September 25, 2015
How to Make Smarter Choices
Psychologist and bestselling author uses Sherlock Holmes as a guide to making smarter choices
Maria Konnikova, the first speaker in the 2015-16 Jepson Leadership Forum series on health, science, and the future, discussed how mindfulness can lead to smarter choices.
September 1, 2015
Justin Spain, '95
Jepson School alumnus builds career in medical sales
Justin Spain, ’95, applies knowledge of leadership to his career to provide the best outcomes for patients.
August 26, 2015
Eve Knapp, '16
Senior sees how risk-taking can pay off in internship at start-up company
Senior Eve Knapp, ’16, took a risk when she accepted an internship offer at an unfamiliar company in a field to which she had never given much thought.
August 21, 2015
Michael Barrett, '16
Untraditional banking internship gives senior stronger sense of self
An internship at Bank of New York Mellon enabled Michael Barrett, ’16, to take on a new role: a storyteller.
August 19, 2015