Feature Stories

September 21, 2010
Professor and administrator keeps it simple in the classroom and tackles student registration issuesA closer look into balancing the dual roles of faculty and Associate Dean
Get to know Bob Nicholson’s teaching philosophy and why he loves his job
Students debrief their summer internships in preparation for Corporate Careers ExpoSelf-reflection translates into interviewing and resume writing skills
Thoughts about career paths formalized through program
Careers in public accounting event informs accounting majors about industry and recruiting timelineSophomores, juniors and seniors addressed directly on what to expect in the accounting industry
Jack Reagan, alum and Partner at KPMG, speaks to students and drives home message of starting early
Kaleidoscope 2010-11Leading a diverse society is theme of student speaker series
A student-organized series hosts individuals who have challenged the traditional in search of knowledge, empowerment, and justice.
Megan Abbott, '11Internship solidifies senior's plans to join Peace Corps
After interning with the Peace Corps headquarters in Washington, D.C., Megan Abbott decided to apply to become a Peace Corps volunteer after graduation. She recently learned that she's been nominated to serve in Central or South America, working in education.
September 17, 2010
Roux Dionissieva, '11Business major points to UR's international diversity as its strength
Senior Roux Dionissieva is leaving her mark on the University of Richmond, furthering internationalization on campus with the support of the Office of International Education.
September 16, 2010
Investing in IdentityU.S. treasurer offers real-world advice to students during Latino-Hispanic Heritage Celebration
During her visit to campus, U.S. Treasurer Rosie Rios spoke with the community about identity, the economy, and following one's passions.
September 15, 2010
Healing in RwandaLaw professor envisions externship program to help nation move forward
Law Professor Jonathan Stubbs is working to establish an externship program in Rwanda through which UR students would work with the government and non-governmental organizations. In March, Rwanda's minister of gender and family promotion visited campus to discuss the potential partnership.
September 14, 2010
Internships 2010 Christina Pfaff explores marketing and advertising on McDonald's account
"The culture of Arnold struck me as really creative and collaborative, two essentials in a successful agency," says leadership studies major Christina Pfaff, who interned with the advertising giant. Arnold Worldwide has major accounts like McDonald's, Volvo, and Amtrak.
September 13, 2010
The Jepson Corps New emissary group of students serves to educate external parties on the benefits of a Jepson education
The Jepson Corps plays active roles with prospective and current leadership studies students.