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November 28, 2012
Leslie Crudele, '12 and C'14
Master of Liberal Arts degree offers opportunity to remain engaged as a UR student
After graduating early from the School of Arts and Sciences, Leslie Crudele, ‘12 and C‘14, decided to remain part of the University community by pursuing a master’s degree through the School of Professional and Continuing Studies.
November 16, 2012
Manyang Kher, C'14
Junior brings national attention to his homeland's plight
Manyang Kher, C’14, was a named a finalist for the 2012 Do Something Awards for his efforts to help Sudanese refugees through his nonprofit organization, Humanity Helping Sudan.
November 2, 2012
Finding Inspiration Abroad
Faculty seminar abroad leads to short-term program for students
Like most study abroad experiences at the University of Richmond, Ellen Walk’s trip to Trinidad, Jamaica, Panama, and Cuba on the 2011 Faculty Seminar Abroad didn’t end when the plane touched down in Richmond.
September 19, 2012
Lisa Cheney, 2012-2013 SGA President
Developing a college strategy that complements her lifestyle and routine
Lisa Cheney, student government president, came to SPCS through the Institute on Philanthropy and remains engaged and involved in the life of the School.
August 29, 2012
Chef brings new brand of culinary craft to downtown Richmond
As the new chef at the Richmond on Broad Café, Matt Lee combines cultural culinary influences and looks to local sources as he shapes UR’s addition to the city’s restaurant offerings.
August 28, 2012
Fifty Years & Counting
School opens fiftieth anniversary year with SPCS Week, September 17-22
The School of Professional and Continuing Studies will open its fiftieth anniversary celebration year with SPCS Week, an opportunity to connect with the School and celebrate its history.
August 20, 2012
University Librarian talks shop, renovations, and his required reading
The new University Librarian tells about falling in love with his profession, what the new Boatwright renovations will mean, and what five books he’d take to a desert isle.
June 18, 2012
Half-Century Age Differences
SPCS graduates represent youngest, oldest UR graduates of 2012
Jimmy Nickerson & Angie Pell, C‘12, embrace continuing education from both ends of the generational spectrum.
June 4, 2012
Bianca Spurlock, C'12
Bianca Spurlock, C'12, encourages working professionals to pursue a higher degree
When Bianca Spurlock, C’12, offers advice about returning to school, she speaks from personal experience when she says “Let go of your fears and go for it.”
May 30, 2012