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May 11, 2016
Rebecca Robinson, '16
Senior's passion for music helped shape history research project
Senior studied Berlin opera companies post-Cold War to better understand the legacy of German cultural politics.
April 13, 2016
Mary Allen, '16
Scholar-athlete gives back to her Northside Richmond neighborhood through class and volunteer work
Scholar-athlete Mary Allen, '16, gives back to her Northside Richmond neighborhood through her class and volunteer work.
April 1, 2016
Regina Cavada, '16
Partnering with local organizations shifts senior's perspective from global to local
San Diego native Regina Cavada, ’16, came to UR to explore the world, and ended up discovering the city of Richmond.
March 25, 2016
Amelia Mitrotz, '16
Jepson senior applies leadership studies and personal experience to investigate feminism on the internet
Amelia Mitrotz, ’16, conducts honors research analyzing the portrayal and perception of feminism on the internet.
March 16, 2016
Leadership on Stage and Screen
Community-based-learning course teaches students how to lead on the stage and in life
Students enrolled in a leadership studies course learn about leadership strategies and community engagement by coordinating the staged reading of a Shakespeare play.
February 22, 2016
Sloane True, '11
Alumna works on major film and TV productions in the Richmond area
From stacking petticoats and taming hoop skirts for PBS’s Civil War series Mercy Street to managing Daniel Radcliffe’s wardrobe for the film Imperium, Sloane True enjoys being a part of the costuming team for Richmond’s film and television industry.
February 19, 2016
Emily Onufer, '17
Bonner Scholar uses her Bonner summer of service and a Civic Fellowship to explore climate change in the South Pacific
Bonner Scholar uses her Bonner summer of service and a Civic Fellowship to explore climate change in the South Pacific.
February 12, 2016
Science Leadership Scholars Program
Students apply leadership studies to sciences in new program
The new Science Leadership Scholars Program from the Jepson School and the School of Arts and Sciences encourages students to study leadership in the context of scientific pursuits.
December 23, 2015
Thinking Like a Humanist
Humanities majors learn how to see the world from all angles
In the new Undergraduate Humanities Fellows Program students seeks to understand human life in its many forms, from philosophical knowledge to artistic expression to political structures.
Finding Home Again
After a year abroad, Molly Rossi, '16, readjusts to life in Richmond through friendships with fellow exchange students.
In 12 years of education, I’ve written pages upon pages about countries I’ve never been to, molecules I cannot see, and historical figures from a past I’ve never known. Why is it so hard to write about myself?