Feature Stories

February 15, 2013
Sandro Del RosarioVisiting professor's film wins James River Shorts Film Festival
Sandro Del Rosario hails from Italy, studied experimental animation in California and, through a passion for teaching, came to UR.
February 11, 2013
Dana Misner, '03Hello, WebstUR introduces young readers to the University of Richmond

WebstUR, Richmond’s beloved spider mascot, stars in a recently released children’s book by mommy-blogger and UR alumna Dana Misner, ’03.

February 4, 2013
Nedra McClyde, '02Alumna reflects on her path to becoming an actor
From television to the stage, Nedra McClyde, ’02, has done the unlikely: establishing an acting career in a challenging but rich market for artists.
January 30, 2013
Club CrewTeam members look ahead to a new vision for crew
With a new coach, a boathouse in downtown Richmond, and a fresh outlook, the club crew team is ready to face a higher level of competition.
TransformationUniversity's 2013 Black History Month journeys in the footsteps of American ancestors
For its 2013 Black History Month commemoration, UR will explore major turning points from emancipation to the present day.
January 21, 2013
Beth Hellmer, Creative GardenerLandscape Design program helped sustainable gardener sow and grow landscape business

Landscape Design classes gave Beth Hellmer the encouragement to finally take the step to starting her own sustainable landscape business, which has blossomed into a successful company.

Lucy Wise, '13Internship leads to career with investment bank for finance student
Lucy Wise's involvement with Spiders on Wall Street took her to New York City where she will return for a promising career after her May graduation.
Cullen Bonham, '14, Kadeem Fyffe, '13, Mark Kligman, '14, Michael Petrakis, '13 and Brian Topper, '15Students establish organization to spread their passion to others
Cullen Bonham founded Perfect Gentleman and later teamed with his peers at University of Richmond to grow a brand he hopes will inspire others.
Sofia WidenExchange student from Scotland enjoys a year at Richmond
Sofia Widen came to Richmond to further her economic and political studies education where she has taken advantage of all the campus has to offer.
Vivian Hou, '12Student completes the dual diploma program at Robins School of Business and Rouen Business School
Vivian Hou has studied extensively in the U.S. and France to earn two degrees as part of Richmond's dual diploma program.