Feature Stories

September 30, 2014
Abbey Beichler, '15Senior interns with juvenile public defender's office
Senior pursues her interest in criminal justice through work with the Maryland Office of the Public Defender’s juvenile division.
Kylie McCormick, '17Bringing dance and smiles to the Philippines

The Tuloy Foundation provided Kylie McCormick, '17, a full range of opportunities to teach, serve, and reflect on her faith.

September 26, 2014
Growing PainsShalom Farms provided Jen Swegan, '15, insight into the challenges of food justice in Richmond
Senior Jen Swegan’s work with Shalom Farms uprooted and challenged her understanding of food justice.
September 23, 2014
Charlsey Graham, '15 Senior interns with the Global Health Initiative
Senior’s interest in HIV/AIDS leads to global health internship
Diane Gremillion, '16Voice of America internship helps shape junior's future in human rights law

An internship at Voice of America helped Diane Gremillion, ’16, refine her ultimate goal of working in human rights law.

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.
September 16, 2014
Tyler Heist, '15Senior uses a multidisciplinary approach to research
Senior combines biology and computer science to research symbiosis.
September 12, 2014
Paige Schaefer, '15 Senior explores careers in the art world through internship at UR Downtown
When Paige Schaefer, ’15, traded a business major for a focus on arts management, she set her sights on testing every aspect of the field. Working at UR Downtown’s gallery space offered just the experience she was looking for.
September 9, 2014
Sol Park, '15From Shanghai to Accra, Ghana, via Richmond
A summer internship in Ghana introduced an international student to an even wider world.
September 4, 2014
Amber Battle, '15On the court and in the studio
A summer internship with a Richmond-based production company gave this student-athlete a chance to explore her career interests.