Feature Stories

January 30, 2015
Lionel Tarica, GB'15International graduate business student goes against expectations
Lionel Tarica, GB’15, has spent years breaking expectations. His latest deviation? Spending a year completing his MBA at the University of Richmond.
January 28, 2015
A Day in the Life of Britt Blackwelder, GB'16MBA student offers glimpse inside her typical day balancing work and school
Britt Blackwelder, GB'16, provides a glimpse into her typical day balancing work and The Richmond MBA.
Michael Copty, GB'08MBA alumnus joins team at top technology bank
Michael Copty, GB'08, vice president at Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), a top commercial bank in the technology space with 31 offices across the country and worldwide, talks life since The Richmond MBA.
January 26, 2015
Alyson McGonigle, '15Robins School student has passion for serving the community
Alyson McGonigle, '15, senior redshirt track and field team member, does her best to enrich her community through volunteering while balancing her studies and training schedule.
Roger WongExchange student talks semester at the Robins School and life back home in Singapore
Roger Wong, a senior exchange student from Singapore Management University and aviator, shares his experience studying abroad at the Robins School of Business.
Charlotte Denoyer, '15Senior bakes her overarching social mission into the core of her career goals
Charlotte Denoyer, '15, shapes her career path through food, entrepreneurship and social-mindedness.
December 19, 2014
Sam Chin, GB'15MBA student and Richmond-based food importer look abroad
Sam Chin, GB'15, uses his Capstone Project to collaborate with Red River Foods, Inc., a food products and ingredients importer looking to expand its facilities and operations abroad.
November 24, 2014
Zach Chu, '15A business major and basketball walk-on considers a coaching career
If you don’t see Zach Chu, '15, on the floor much during Spider games, that doesn’t mean you don’t see his contributions.
November 17, 2014
Sean Bielawski, GB'15MBA student makes career jump from sports radio to investment banking
After years in the sports media industry, Sean Bielawski, GB’15, makes a large career shift and lands a position with BB&T Capital Markets.
2014 Business Pitch Competition Seven finalists pitch their ventures for the chance to win funding in final round of the 2014 Business Pitch Competition
On November 11, seven finalists were chosen to pitch their ventures at the final round of the 2014 Business Pitch Competition for a grand total of $5,000 in prize money and the opportunity to present their idea to local angel investors.