Since its founding in 1993, the University of Virginia’s Sorensen Institute has brought together diverse individuals from a variety of backgrounds and political ideologies. Its goal? People working together for the common good, to strengthen and enhance the quality of government at all levels in Virginia. The Sorensen Institute’s flagship program is the Political Leaders Program (PLP), and the PLP has become a traditional first step for future political leaders in Virginia. This year, among the attorneys, CEOs, and business people in the PLP, are Eric Postow (L ’16) and Samantha Sedivy (L ’16), the only two students in the program.
Meg Eastman, ’01, brings together history and art working for the Virginia Historical Society.
Fourteen University of Richmond students, with support from faculty and community members, are leading an effort that will ultimately result in a block-long mural of the James River on Cary Street.
Andrew McGowan’s, L’16 journey to Richmond Law has been both adventurous and circuitous, to say the least — starting college at 16, graduating with a double major, earning a graduate assistantship, starting a Ph.D. program, and now law school, which has also taken him abroad.
Carrie Friedrich, GB'15, moves to San Francisco to embark on her new career as a product marketing manager at LinkedIn.
Members of The Richmond MBA Book Club discuss literature, leadership and succeeding as women in the business world.
Emily Gitman, '16, accounting major and member of the women's tennis team, is named University of Richmond's first-ever Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
Isidora Draskovic, '15, accounting major with a finance concentration, wins the Leslie Sessoms Booker Award at last month's Westhampton College Senior Celebration Night.
Hira Siddiqui, '16, shares her experience studying abroad at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand.
Jeff Wraley, GB'15, is co-founder and business incubation director of UnBoundRVA, an entrepreneurship program that aims to alter the life trajectories of low-income individuals through the positive power of business.