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March 16, 2012
Higher Education Workplace Survey results lead to tangible change
Several divisions begin implementing changes based on feedback from employees
The Higher Education Workplace Survey offered employees an opportunity to voice their opinions about their workplace environment. Current changes being implemented in departments campus-wide are a direct result of feedback provided in the survey.
Dr. Saif Mehkari
Assistant professor of economics was drawn to the Robins School's small class size and commitment to both teaching and scholarship
Classroom discussions on current affairs make professor's classes a vibrant learning environment
Three 2011 Robins School graduates gain experience in forensic accounting and accounting outsourcing in Reston, Va.
In 2012, the firm was named number four on Virginia Business' list of best places to work in Virginia
March 15, 2012
Robert Goodman, Mini MBA graduate
Seasoned sports management professional went back to the classroom and refined project management skills through the Mini MBA program
Strong ties to professors and classmates left an impression on CAA Senior Associate Commissioner who manages and executes 22 championship events each year
Denis Malkov, '08
Robins School graduate's personal passion for health and wellness fits within his career goals and objectives at Genworth Financial
Alumnus was instrumental in launching Live+Well, a collaborative effort with the Mayo Clinic, specifically designed for long-term care policyholders
March 13, 2012
Ellen Broen, '12
Senior researches the history of a lost opera composer
While studying abroad in Paris, Ellen Broen’s curiosity about a neighborhood street led to research combining music, international studies, and French.
March 12, 2012
Gwen Setterberg, '15
First-year student pursues her interests in languages and music
Gwen Setterberg, ’15, is following in her brother’s footsteps at Richmond while also creating her own path in LAIS and Schola Cantorum.
March 9, 2012
Robert Emmerich, '12
Accounting major sings classical music to relieve stress
Robert Emmerich, '12, is an accounting major who, when he’s not studying, sings classical music with Schola Cantorum.
The Archimedes Initiative
Scholar aims to increase science literacy around the country
Visiting senior chemistry research scholar Jeff Seeman built a powerful online tool to improve science literacy that Google now promotes to high school students around the world.
March 8, 2012