Feature Stories

April 22, 2013
Spotlight on Student ResearchSecond annual research symposium gives Jepson School students an opportunity to showcase their work

Jepson School students showcase research on topics ranging from leadership in films and the film industry to the government’s obligation to regulate food.

April 17, 2013
Dr. Laszlo ZsolnaiVisiting scholar's research focuses on the need for responsible leadership in business

Dr. Laszlo Zsolnai, a visiting scholar from Poland, takes ecology, future generations and social responsibility into consideration to scrutinize choices business leaders make. He is spending the spring semester at the Jepson School.

March 18, 2013
Shohsei Oda, '13Where Are You Heading? Class of 2013

A leadership studies major, Shohsei will be working for Deloitte Consulting.

Taylor Michals, '13Where Are You Heading? Class of 2013

A leadership studies and political science major, Taylor will join the Teach for America program.

March 13, 2013
Alexandra Hackett, '13Graduating UR Business major and retiring RPS teacher work as a seasoned team in the classroom
Alexandra Hackett, '13, deepened her understanding of the education system through three years volunteering as a classroom aide.
The Mentor Hand-OffTwo UR students tout the benefits of long-term mentoring

Two UR students tout the benefits of long-term mentoring for mentors and mentees alike.

March 6, 2013
Cameron Lee, '12Leadership studies major pursues career in ministry
Leadership, rhetoric and multifaith communication come together as Cameron Lee, '12, pursues a career in ministry.
March 4, 2013
Dr. Thad WilliamsonProfessor's passion for fighting poverty leads to an opportunity to work with city leaders and pen mayor's anti-poverty commission report
Dr. Thad Williamson is the author of a report by the Richmond mayor’s anti-poverty commission that identifies ways city leaders can tackle poverty.
February 28, 2013
The State of Leadership StudiesTop leadership scholars gather to discuss the future of the field
Top leadership scholars from around the world came to the Jepson School in February to discuss the future of leadership studies.
February 26, 2013
Intern InstituteJepson School launches program to give students an edge professionally

A new Jepson School program helps to prepare students for professional success and life after college.