Feature Stories

March 13, 2013
The Mentor Hand-OffTwo UR students tout the benefits of long-term mentoring

Two UR students tout the benefits of long-term mentoring for mentors and mentees alike.

March 12, 2013
Becky Siceloff, C'06 & GC'10Undergraduate & graduate degrees paired personal, professional passion with academic studies

When the time came to change professions and return to school, Richmond offered the best fit for Becky Siceloff, C‘06 and GC‘10.

March 11, 2013
Honorable Harold H. Koh Receives William Green AwardHonored for Professional Excellence
On March 1, 2013, the University of Richmond School of Law presented the William Green Award for Professional Excellence to the Honorable Harold Hongju Koh at its thirty-first Annual Scholarship Luncheon. University of Richmond School of Law Dean Wendy Perdue presented the award to Professor Koh at the Jepson Alumni Center at the University of Richmond.
March 8, 2013
Ragni in ItaliaMen's basketball gets new players up to speed with pre-season games in Italy
Three games in Italy gave the men’s basketball team a jumpstart on the season and a chance at an experience abroad.
March 7, 2013
Reporting World War IIJournalism students preserve wartime stories for Veterans History Project
Students in community-based newswriting class learn interviewing skills while recording veteran stories for the Library of Congress’s Veterans History Project.
March 6, 2013
Cameron Lee, '12Leadership studies major pursues career in ministry
Leadership, rhetoric and multifaith communication come together as Cameron Lee, '12, pursues a career in ministry.
Connecting Women of ColorSabrina Squire of NBC12 gave the opening speech for UR's Connecting Women of Color Conference
News anchor for NBC12 Sabrina Squire made the keynote speech for the fifth annual Connecting Women of Color Conference, which focused on the theme of loving one’s authentic self.
March 5, 2013
Shelby Longland, '13Senior develops passion for immigration issues through civic engagement
Shelby Longland's involvement with the Bonner Center for Civic Engagement transformed her college career and helped her find her career path.
March 4, 2013
Dr. Thad WilliamsonProfessor's passion for fighting poverty leads to an opportunity to work with city leaders and pen mayor's anti-poverty commission report
Dr. Thad Williamson is the author of a report by the Richmond mayor’s anti-poverty commission that identifies ways city leaders can tackle poverty.
March 1, 2013
Samantha Van Putten, '13International business major studies health and development in Kenya, Thailand
Samantha Van Putten, ’13, will take her international business experiences in Kenya and Thailand to a D.C. consulting firm after graduation