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April 20, 2015
Spiders Hiring Spiders: Michelle Shuman, '16, and Jessica Goodman, '12
"Spiders spin their own webs, they don't move into one that's already been made."
At a networking event in Washington, D.C., hosted by the Office of Alumni and Career Services (OACS), University of Richmond junior Michelle Shuman, ’16, approached alumnae Jessica Goodman, ’12.
April 2, 2015
Students get a taste of what meals are like for low-income Americans
How much food can you buy for about $4 per day? Some students are finding out and getting a crash course in empathy in the process.
March 31, 2015
Jepson Philanthropy Institute
Students get $500 to make a difference and an opportunity to think about effective altruism
Students in Jessica Flanigan's Critical Thinking classes are focusing on why we give and how to decide who benefits.
March 10, 2015
The Perfect Pitch
Students learn how to hit the right notes in an interview
You have 60 seconds to explain why you’re the perfect person for your dream internship or job. Go.
March 6, 2015
Josh Young, '17
Gates Scholar finds challenge and fulfillment in campus leadership
A Gates Millennium Scholar ponders how to be a force for change and dialogue while finding his place at Richmond.
March 3, 2015
Community-Based Learning for a Day
Community-based learning takes the classroom into the world
UR’s community-based-learning program takes the classroom into the world beyond campus
February 6, 2015
Daniel Yoo, '18
First-year student breaks down barriers while documenting the people of Richmond
Daniel Yoo, ’18, started Humans of Richmond as a way to form deeper connections with the students, faculty, and staff on campus.
January 26, 2015
Charlotte Denoyer, '15
Senior 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 23, 2014
Austin Gund, '15
Leadership studies major sees leadership in action during an internship with the Richmond Police Department
As an intern for the Richmond chief of police, Austin Gund, ’15, sees the role of leadership in organizational operations, city management, and community relationship building.
December 9, 2014