Feature Stories

November 17, 2014
Fabienne Brookman-Amissah, '10Robins School graduate takes her research acumen to global management consulting firm
A year after moving to McKinsey & Co., Fabienne Brookman-Amissah, '10, market intelligence analyst, shares her experiences and looks to the bright future.
Cecil R. Robins School alumnus reflects on his 30-year career with Hanover County, Virginia
Cecil R. "Rhu" Harris Jr., B'80, county administrator for Hanover County, Virginia, has spent the last 30 years helping to grow the county from a rural community to a major player in the Richmond region.
Rae Kennedy, GB'15Richmond MBA student reflects on semester attending NEOMA Business School in France
Rae Kennedy, GB'15, writes a blog post about her time abroad as her semester at NEOMA Business School in Rouen, France draws to a close.
November 6, 2014
David Raiser, '06Alum founds a biotech company that focuses on drug resistance genotyping
David Raiser, ’06, is the CEO and co-founder of Aldatu, a company that is trying to make HIV drug resistance testing affordable and accessible.
October 28, 2014
 Three Alumnae Grateful for Clinic ExperiencesIn-house clinics provide practical skills and spark passions
Three Richmond Law alumnae are grateful for the practical skills and experiences gained through their time with the Education Rights and Children's Defense Clinics.
September 23, 2014
Sara Khan, '132013 graduate ranks among the top 10 CPA exam scores in Pennsylvania
Sara Khan, '13, received the sixth highest CPA exam score in Pennsylvania for 2013, the only female to score in the top 10.
September 18, 2014
Celia Landesberg, '14Four years of research, behavior change efforts, and awareness building primed recent grad to hit the ground running at her first job
From starting a recycling program at her middle school to research working in the sustainability office at Richmond, Celia Landesberg, ’14, experienced a variety of opportunities in the field of sustainability.
August 6, 2014
Virginia's Poet LaureatePassion for poetry and craft drives Ron Smith, R'71, G'74, and G'94

Football and great poetry have a lot in common. Just ask Virginia’s new poet laureate. Ron Smith, R’71, G’74, and G’94, is not only an accomplished poet but also a veteran from the Spider gridiron.

May 16, 2014
804orkRichmond restaurants send recipes home in alumni-produced cookbook
Carrie Fleck Walters, '00, and Susan Howson, G'07, bring Richmond restaurant fare to the home kitchen in their new cookbook, 804ork.
April 11, 2014
African-American alumni discuss Richmond experienceUniversity commemorates Black History Month with alumni panel

African-American alumni, including the first African-American male to attend the University of Richmond, gathered on Feb. 25 in the Robins Arena to discuss their experiences as Richmond students.