Feature Stories

November 6, 2013
Colleen Hall, '91A great example of UR's interdisciplinary education
With a double major in Business Administration and Studio Art, alum Colleen Hall ’91 exemplifies the interdisciplinary education that University of Richmond is known for.
Elliot Schreur, '10Singing the praise of a liberal arts education

Elliot Schreur, ’10 is a firm believer in a liberal arts education. Schreur graduated with degrees in Music and English and now works in public policy. It was because of his liberal arts education from the University of Richmond that Schruer was able to explore the political science field outside of his two majors.

October 25, 2013
Lourdes Figueroa, '13Recent grad brings second art exhibition to life
Lourdes Figueroa, ’13, received the 2013 Harnett Research Fellowship, which has allowed her to assist University Museums in organizing her second exhibition.
October 16, 2013
Nabila Khouri '14Senior reflects on her summer on the Maasai Steppe
Nabila Khouri, ’14, used a UR Summer Fellowship to spend the summer working on the Maasai Steppe with the African People and Wildlife Fund.
October 8, 2013
Shahan MuftiProfessor's family history offers unique perspective for his first book

Journalism professor ties family history to conflict in Pakistan with his first book.

October 7, 2013
On Tour: CartagenaOrchestra students set out for a concert and cultural tour of Cartagena
Led by Alexander Kordzaia and Joanne Kong, nine orchestra students will spend a week in Cartagena exploring culture through music.
September 26, 2013
Chemistry DetectivesThe chemistry department opens its lab to local students for two days of scientific discovery
Structure Determination Workshop gives local high school students hands-on experience in the lab and the chance to learn from Richmond faculty.
September 20, 2013
Alex Witt, '14Summer internship gives senior a chance to live the life of a pastor
Just one week into her summer pastoral internship, Alex Witt, '14, was relying on her religious studies courses to preach and lead Bible study.
September 17, 2013
William Buckley, '14Senior finds path to the pulpit through music ministry internship
William Buckley, '14, was looking for a summer experience that would call on his interest in music. With a music ministry internship in New York, the pieces fell into place.
September 16, 2013
Tiho Kostadinov, '02Postdoctoral fellow discovers research and teaching go hand in hand
As a postdoctoral fellow, Tiho Kostadinov, ’02, investigated climate change, the environment, and how to balance research and teaching.