Feature Stories

January 9, 2013
Campus eCommunicationWhat's a SpiderByte? Does it hurt?

One of the coolest things about being an Osher member is having nearly the same benefits as regular full time students—including the ability to receive a daily SpiderByte of events on the UR campus.

Tim Hanger, photographerGetting to know Tim Hanger, official volunteer Osher Institute photographer

Chances are that if you have attended an Osher function within the past couple of years, you have been caught in the lens of my camera. I am Tim Hanger, Osher's volunteer photographer.

Behind the Scenes at URThe UR campus: What a sight to behold

“The University of Richmond campus is beautiful!”  That sentiment is shared by first time visitors and by those who work and study here, no matter the season of the year.

Where's Tim?Better than 'Where's Waldo?' - Identify 'Where's Tim?' and win a prize!

This issue introduces a new feature column called “Where’s Tim?” In each issue we will challenge you to figure out where one of Tim’s great pictures was taken.

Why Poetry?Retired teacher shares her poem 'The Room' and explains why she writes

In the early 70s while teaching poetry to gifted high school students, Judith Bentley began to write poetry herself as a means of expressing thoughts and feelings that she could not seem to express in any other way.

Dailey & VincentBluegrass musicians visit Boatwright Library
Award-winning bluegrass duo Dailey & Vincent chat about music, their influences, and life as working musicians.
January 7, 2013
Shir Bodner, '12Burhans Civic Fellow spearheads documentary project on Soviet Jewish immigration to Richmond
While capturing the stories of Soviet émigrés for a documentary, Shir Bodner, ’12, reconnects with her family’s heritage.
December 21, 2012
April Israel, '14 Junior will use her environmental background when she travels to Perugia, Italy, in the spring to study food marketing and production
April Israel, '14, interned at the Maryland Coastal Bays Program this summer to help set the environmental background for her food and agricultural marketing interests.
December 19, 2012
Annual Economic BreakfastMBA Alumni Society offers Informative Networking through Annual Economic Breakfast

MBA Alumni Society offers Informative Networking through Annual Economic Breakfast


December 18, 2012
Jepson Shakespeare ProjectJepson students test leadership concepts with middle school stage production
Leadership students put leadership concepts into practice with production of Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” featuring junior high students.