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November 14, 2014
Jepson School welcomes largest class in its history
The Jepson School of Leadership Studies recently inducted the largest class in its 22-year history.
November 12, 2014
Ethics Bowl team advances to national competition
On the menu during a recent dinner at one professor’s house: a course in the art of debate to help students on the Jepson School’s Ethics Bowl team prepare for competition.
November 6, 2014
Students launch RVAGOV, a hub for engagement in Richmond city government
Students launch RVAGOV, a new website to provide a platform to educate and empower full participants in Richmond city government.
October 29, 2014
Conflict and Command
Former commanding general of the U.S. detention facility at Guantánamo Bay discusses leadership, ethics and why he believes the prison should be closed
Former Guantánamo Bay commander Maj. Gen. Michael Lehnert, the second speaker in the Jepson Leadership Forum series on conflict, discussed why he thinks the prison should be closed.
September 23, 2014
Louise Andersson, '15
Senior launches career in leadership and management
Taking a leap of faith on an internship abroad can be both nerve-wracking and rewarding.
Diane Gremillion, '16
Voice 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.
July 24, 2014
Will Moss, '15
Internship gives leadership studies major an opportunity to learn more about the practical application of conflict resolution on a global scale
Leadership studies major is working with an organization that assists global leaders in societies struggling with conflict, reconciliation, and change.
June 24, 2014
Research in the Amazon
A Jepson professor is spending the summer in the Bolivian Amazon to study leadership and assist with flood relief efforts. His trip includes a short stop in the Peruvian Amazon to meet with Richmond students.
Leadership studies professor Christopher von Rueden is spending two months in the Bolivian Amazon to study status hierarchy and leadership in a small-scale society.
June 19, 2014
Mike Blodgett, '14
Graduate putting leadership and public speaking skills to work in Cambodia
Mike Blodgett, ’14, plans to put his leadership and public speaking skills to work in Cambodia as a volunteer with the Peace Corps.
June 16, 2014