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May 22, 2014
Better than 'Where's Waldo'
Identify 'Where's Tim?' and win a prize!
If you’ve seen Tim Hanger’s wonderful photos, either in the Osher Insider or as a member of the Osher hikers, you know he is all over campus — taking classes, exercising, and taking pictures for the Osher office as well as for our e-newsletter.
History of Music series returns
Sheryl Smith's popular history of music series to be reprised in fall 2014
Sheryl Smith’s “History of Music” series was so popular that Osher will offer a reprise in fall, 2014. It’s easy to understand why, since Sheryl’s enthusiasm for music, from Gregorian chant to John Cage, is infectious.
Virginia Baptist Historical Society
Little-known gem, the Virginia Baptist Historical Society has been housed on campus since 1876
Tucked behind the Boatwright Library is the Virginia Baptist Historical Society. The Society is probably better known outside of the University of Richmond community, even though it has been on campus since 1876.
Civic Engagement Interest Group
Civic engagement group focuses on raising grandkids and helping kids make informed career choices
The Civic Engagement Interest Group was started last fall to provide Osher members opportunities to enhance their service activities.
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.
May 16, 2014
Richmond restaurants send recipes home in alumni-produced cookbook
Carrie Fleck Walters, '00, and Susan Howson, G'07, bring Richmond restaurant fare to the home kitchen in their new cookbook, 804ork.
May 15, 2014
2014 Service Awards Recipients
Annual awards recognize outstanding contributions
Each year, the University recognizes four individual staff members who go above and beyond the call of duty during the year. Meet this year's recipients.
May 13, 2014