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June 24, 2014
Research in the Amazon
A Jepson professor is spending the summer in the Bolivian Amazon to study leadership and assist with flood relief efforts. His trip includes a short stop in the Peruvian Amazon to meet with Richmond students.
Leadership studies professor Christopher von Rueden is spending two months in the Bolivian Amazon to study status hierarchy and leadership in a small-scale society.
June 19, 2014
Mike Blodgett, '14
Graduate putting leadership and public speaking skills to work in Cambodia
Mike Blodgett, ’14, plans to put his leadership and public speaking skills to work in Cambodia as a volunteer with the Peace Corps.
June 16, 2014
Picture of generosity
A portrait of the benefactors of the nation's first undergraduate school of leadership studies now hangs in Jepson Hall to honor their vision
A new portrait hanging in Jepson Hall honors the benefactors of the nation’s first undergraduate school of leadership studies.
June 13, 2014
Will Kelland, '15
Richmond student experiences life in the outback with an Aboriginal Australian tribe while studying abroad.
Rare access to Aboriginal Australian tribal lands while studying abroad opens door to deep cultural learning for leadership studies major.
May 23, 2014
The "Really Real" Test
Leadership studies professor Thad Williamson writes about tackling poverty in Richmond
Generational poverty is a notoriously complex issue for Richmond. Having the city’s low-income residents at the policy table will be key to unraveling it.
May 21, 2014
Shaye Ellis, '14
From ancient Athens to the Jepson School: Graduate reflects on research experience that gave her a greater appreciation for leadership and the liberal arts
Research on leadership and the liberal the arts gave Shaye Ellis, ’14, a greater appreciation for her undergraduate education. Now she is putting her skills to work in the world of marketing and advertising.
May 20, 2014
University Chancellor E. Bruce Heilman delivers keynote address at Jepson School ceremony recognizing seniors
E. Bruce Heilman, university chancellor, gave the keynote address at Finale, the Jepson School's senior recognition ceremony.
May 19, 2014
Shiksha Mahtani, '14
Graduate stepped into a leadership role to fight famine in Somalia and spread South Asian culture on campus
Start an organization to fight famine in Somalia. Conduct research. Spread South Asian culture on campus. Make the most of her four years at Richmond. Check.
April 16, 2014
Leadership and Culture
Jepson School facilitates yearlong series of events about cultural leadership
How we influence culture and how culture leads and transforms us is the focus of a yearlong series of events hosted by the Jepson School.
April 15, 2014
International visiting scholar is focusing his research on corporate governance through the African philosophy of Ubuntu
The Jepson School’s visiting international scholar is conducting research on how the African philosophy of Ubuntu could play an important role in corporate governance.