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May 14, 2015
Freddie Hornedo, C'14
Freddie Hornedo, C'14, encourages fellow adult students to 'keep moving toward your goal'
Freddie Hornedo, C’14, is an award-winning student selected by his peers to address graduating students at SPCS Commencement 2015. He shares his educational journey and offers advice to those considering a similar journey.
August 6, 2014
Virginia's Poet Laureate
Passion for poetry and craft drives Ron Smith, R'71, G'74, and G'94
Football and great poetry have a lot in common. Just ask Virginia’s new poet laureate. Ron Smith, R’71, G’74, and G’94, is not only an accomplished poet but also a veteran from the Spider gridiron.
June 26, 2014
Kirsten McKinney, GC'15
A class project leads to independent study and, ultimately, a resource for comic arts researchers everywhere
Class projects usually end when the grades are handed out. For Kirsten McKinney, GC’15, that was just the beginning.
May 30, 2014
City provides a backdrop for students exploring the writing process
English professor David Stevens uses city destinations, including UR’s Center for Culinary Arts, to teach the craft of creative writing.
May 13, 2014
Congratulations SPCS Graduates!
SPCS faculty and staff celebrate the graduating class of 2014
Faculty and staff of the School of Professional and Continuing Studies offer a video tribute to students graduating in 2014.
May 6, 2014
Russell Hunter, GC'14
UR's Master of Liberal Arts program prepares Russell Hunter, GC'14, for doctoral study on the effects of drone use on different cultures
Commitment to continual learning drives Russell Hunter, GC’14, to consider the potential effects of drone use on different cultures and to predict unintended cultural shifts as the result of extending drone usage.
May 1, 2014
Megan Barger, C'14
Megan Barger, C'14, continues to follow her passion for law - this time at law school
After earning her bachelor’s degree in paralegal studies from the University of Richmond, Megan Barger, C’14, will follow her passion for law as a student at Appalachian School of Law in Grundy, Va.
April 18, 2014
Linda Fisher Thornton, adjunct assistant professor
Leading in Context CEO & author of '7 Lenses' talks about her engagement in Innovations in Teaching for SPCS
Linda Fisher Thornton, adjunct professor of HR management, finds fulfillment in collaborating with colleagues and providing tools for students to succeed in management and leadership roles.
March 10, 2014
Youth Life REMIX
Teacher celebrates the first-year anniversary of the Youth Life REMIX program for teens
Not wanting to lose touch with "her kids," Youth Life teacher Katharine Hunt helped launch a teen program when her students started aging out of the after-school program for younger children.
July 17, 2013