Feature Stories

March 25, 2011
Megan Dooley, '13Student finds her niche working behind the scenes with the men's basketball team
As a team manager, leadership studies major Megan Dooley,’13, is working behind the scenes in San Antonio to help the men’s basketball team succeed in the Sweet 16.
Dual DiplomaGraduate students now have the opportunity to study at the Rouen School of Business in France for a semester or an entire year
Tom Cossé, Associate Dean for International Business Programs, signed a double degree agreement with ESC Rouen earlier this year
Allison Titus, NEA award winnerEnglish instructor's path to success has been a bumpy one
Allison Titus, adjunct English professor, recently won the 2011 Literature Fellowship in Creative Writing from the National Endowment for the Arts--but her path to get there has been a bumpy one.
Capstone SpotlightEric Prescott, MBA candidate, selected Colonna's Shipyard for his Capstone project based on his own industry experience and interests
Student developed long-term strategy on growing business volume for full-service private shipyard throughout a semester-long assignment
MBA Alumni SocietyThe Richmond MBA Alumni Society Update
Spring is in Full Swing for The Richmond MBA Alumni Society
March 24, 2011
Heather Robinson, '11 Senior blending her two passions for chemistry and business
Heather Robinson, ’11, knew coming into college that she wanted to blend her two passions for chemistry and business. Four years later, she's preparing for a job at a pharmaceutical company.
Cierra Hill, '11Senior pursuing K-12 counseling license
Cierra Hill, '11, was recently accepted into The Medical School Counseling Program at UNC Chapel Hill, a 14-month program that will lead to a K–12 license in school counseling.
Connecting the DotsJohnny Finn, visiting lecturer of geography, is researching the ties between geography and music
The connection between music and geography is not self-evident. Visiting lecturer Johnny Finn has dedicated his efforts to making that connection not only evident, but also relevant.  
March 23, 2011
Business MentorMBA student mentors UR junior
Lauren Napolitano, a UR alumna currently seeking her MBA at Richmond, is mentoring junior Perry Beal, advising her on the job market and how to make the most of her time at the University.
March 22, 2011
Amy Weiss, L'12A new pro bono project gives students firsthand knowledge of the legislative process
Taking advantage of the University’s location in Virginia’s capital city, the Harry L. Carrico Center for Pro Bono Service recently launched a legislative pro bono project. Students work with advocacy groups to provide bill tracking and analysis and blog about issues relevant to pending legislation.