Feature Stories

March 26, 2015
Meg Eastman, '01Graduate uses photography to record history and share it broadly
Meg Eastman, ’01, brings together history and art working for the Virginia Historical Society.
March 16, 2015
Society of Physics Students UR's Society of Physics Students is recognized as an Outstanding Chapter
Physics students host a variety of fun activities applying physics to daily life.
March 12, 2015
Chris Hamby, '08After winning the Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting, Chris Hamby, '08, left for BuzzFeed News.
Chris Hamby, '08 received the Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting for his yearlong investigation on how doctors and lawyers withheld evidence of black lung and denied miners' benefits. He now works for BuzzFeed News.
March 9, 2015
Rebecca Pacheco, '01As the yoga world evolves, Rebecca Pacheco, '01, is helping yogis find a union between tradition and modern life
In her new book, Do Your Om Thing, Rebecca Pacheco, ’01, helps yogis apply traditional philosophies in a modern world.
March 6, 2015
Josh Young, '17Gates Scholar finds challenge and fulfillment in campus leadership
A Gates Millennium Scholar ponders how to be a force for change and dialogue while finding his place at Richmond.
March 4, 2015
Rand Irons, '15Community work informs Bonner Scholar's academic and career paths
Bonner Scholar's community work informed his academic path and ultimately led to a consulting job with Deloitte.
March 3, 2015
Community-Based Learning for a DayCommunity-based learning takes the classroom into the world

UR’s community-based-learning program takes the classroom into the world beyond campus

February 19, 2015
Piper Brighton, '15 Senior interned with forager to help achieve more sustainable food practices
Senior Piper Brighton interned with forager Meadows and More to study and apply sustainable agricultural practices.
February 18, 2015
Amaury Perez, '16Cuban immigrant works for social justice in his new country
Cuban immigrant Amaury Perez, ’16, works to provide better opportunities for under-served people in his new home country.
February 13, 2015
Art SongVoice students working with visiting Juilliard artist, performing Schubertiade

Students studying voice at UR have opportunity to work one-on-one with visiting artist from the Juilliard School.