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May 20, 2016
Robert B. 'Ben' Baldwin, C'16
High achieving graduate selected as 2016 SPCS Commencement student speaker
Ben Baldwin, a graduating student who earned a Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies with a major in IT management, was selected among high-achieving graduating students to address graduates at SPCS Commencement Exercises held May 7, 2016.
May 18, 2016
Connie Hill, Adjunct Instructor
Math instructor receives 2016 Itzkowitz Family Distinguished Adjunct Faculty Award
Connie Hill, adjunct instructor of mathematics in the School of Professional and Continuing Studies, was named the 2016 Itzkowitz Family Distinguished Adjunct Faculty Award recipient during SPCS Night, the school’s annual awards and recognition ceremony.
May 17, 2016
Lin Koch, C'03
SPCS graduate receives 2016 Gibb Family Distinguished Alumni Award
Lin Koch, C’03, was named the 2016 Gibb Family Distinguished Alumni Award recipient at the annual School of Professional & Continuing Studies awards ceremony. As award recipient, she shared remarks to the graduates at SPCS Commencement Exercises on May 7, 2016.
May 16, 2016
Sara Diaz, GC'16
Master of HR Management student reflects on the classroom experience that brought her friendship, mentorship, networking - and a job
Ask Sara Diaz, GC’16, about her first day of graduate class at the School of Professional and Continuing Studies, and she’ll tell you about what it feels like to face a challenge. But she'll also tell you about networking opportunity and professional success.
April 29, 2016
George Pangburn, Osher Member
Retired nuclear agency executive finds learning opportunities at the Osher Institute
Meet George Pangburn, Osher Institute Member and chair of the Osher Leadership Council, 2014-2016.
April 22, 2016
Tim Hanger, Osher Member
Unofficial Osher photographer appreciates a place to interact with different people and backgrounds
Meet Tim Hanger, Osher Institute member and unofficial Osher photographer.
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 4, 2016
Marshall Ervine, Osher Member
Welcomed as part of the greater UR community
Osher Institute member Marshall Ervine shares ways that he feels embraced by UR community as an Osher member.
March 24, 2016
Linda Turner, Osher Member
Self-professed 'information junkie' explains what the Osher Institute means to her
Linda Turner is a member of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute who continues to work full time at the School of Professional and Continuing Studies. Osher members aren’t all retired!
February 22, 2016
Chandra Rhue, GC'12
Reflections on developing a voice in educational leadership
Chandra Rhue, GC’12, earned a graduate certificate in Educational Leadership & Policy Studies through the School of Professional and Continuing Studies in 2012. She is now an assistant principal in Hanover County Public Schools pursuing a doctorate in Education Leadership at Virginia Tech. She offers these reflections about her experience at the University of Richmond.