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May 2, 2016
Marius Young, '18
Sophomore a major player on and off the football field
On and off the football field, Marius Young has become used to juggling life while exploring careers beyond Richmond.
September 1, 2015
Aaron Brown, '16
Senior combines love of dance and writing in a music video showing Spider spirit
At the top of Aaron Brown’s college bucket list? Perform in a music video.
May 7, 2015
Muslim Life at UR
Law alum charts new course for faith programs
Rizwan Mujeebuddin, L’12, reflects on his role as Muslim Life program coordinator and his first year as a member of the Chaplaincy team at the Wilton Center.
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.
February 18, 2015
Amaury Perez, '16
Cuban immigrant works for social justice in his new country
Cuban immigrant Amaury Perez, ’16, works to provide better opportunities for under-served people in his new home country.
May 19, 2014
Shiksha Mahtani, '14
Graduate stepped into a leadership role to fight famine in Somalia and spread South Asian culture on campus
Start an organization to fight famine in Somalia. Conduct research. Spread South Asian culture on campus. Make the most of her four years at Richmond. Check.
March 27, 2014
Jasmine Jones, '14
Senior builds homeless advocacy network
Organizing advocacy networks at the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless shaped how Jasmine Jones, ’14, understands homelessness and renewed her commitment to mentoring in Richmond.
January 30, 2013
University's 2013 Black History Month journeys in the footsteps of American ancestors
For its 2013 Black History Month commemoration, UR will explore major turning points from emancipation to the present day.
November 29, 2012
President Ayers begins national dialogue on emancipation
University President Edward L. Ayers moderates a national conversation about the uncertainty of the Emancipation Proclamation’s issuance.
November 16, 2012