Feature Stories

October 4, 2013
Greg Collins, L'15Law student uses scholarship to create community among local veterans
Greg Collins, L’15, found his relationships with fellow veterans to be critical when transitioning to civilian life. As a Tillman Military Scholar, he’s hoping to build the same community among local veterans.
October 2, 2013
Kristina King, '14 Quick thinking helps basketball player on the court and in her sports marketing internship
As a marketing intern with a sports training academy, Kristina King, ’14, relied on quick decision-making skills she learned on the women’s basketball team.
September 30, 2013
Alyson Fraser, '14Internship gives senior an opportunity to help plan national leadership training conferences for youth
As a youth and development intern for Children’s Defense Fund, Alyson Fraser, ’14, planned national leadership training conferences and outreach initiatives.
September 26, 2013
Chemistry DetectivesThe chemistry department opens its lab to local students for two days of scientific discovery
Structure Determination Workshop gives local high school students hands-on experience in the lab and the chance to learn from Richmond faculty.
September 23, 2013
Ray Fraser, '11Robins School of Business graduate founds Tree Sleeve, a "buy one give one" reusable cup sleeve company
Tree Sleeve’s mission is to put an end to deforestation by planting trees in areas of the world most affected by deforestation.
Jordan Chavez, '16Sophomore places seventh in the world at the 29th annual World Mountain Running Championships
Jordan Chavez competed in the annual World Mountain Running Championships in Krynica, Poland, where he placed seventh in the world.
September 20, 2013
Alex Witt, '14Summer internship gives senior a chance to live the life of a pastor
Just one week into her summer pastoral internship, Alex Witt, '14, was relying on her religious studies courses to preach and lead Bible study.
George Werner, '14Senior spends summer internship learning ins and outs of local marketing strategy
George Werner, ’14, didn’t just dish up popsicles during his summer internship with King of Pops. He also learned what it takes to sell a product in a local market.
September 17, 2013
William Buckley, '14Senior finds path to the pulpit through music ministry internship
William Buckley, '14, was looking for a summer experience that would call on his interest in music. With a music ministry internship in New York, the pieces fell into place.
September 16, 2013
Tiho Kostadinov, '02Postdoctoral fellow discovers research and teaching go hand in hand
As a postdoctoral fellow, Tiho Kostadinov, ’02, investigated climate change, the environment, and how to balance research and teaching.