Feature Stories

February 11, 2014
Ten Years and CountingOsher Institute celebrates its tenth anniversary at University of Richmond

It’s hard to believe (but true) that we will celebrate our tenth anniversary of the Osher UR program in 2014.

February 6, 2014
Laura DelPrato, '14Opening doors through an internship at Disney ABC Television Group

DelPrato is a leadership studies major with a passion for photography and she landed an internship at Disney ABC Television Group that gave her the perfect opportunity to combine her two interests.

Sean McCloskey, '03From Richmond to Entrepreneurship
Sean McCloskey, ’03 has capitalized on the social media trend by creating a smartphone app, Lavahound. McCloskey cherishes his Richmond education and says that his experiences at University of Richmond shaped him to be the entrepreneur he is today.
BJ Scott, '13Through a UR Summer Fellowship, a Career Path is Chosen

Being a sociology major helped Scott think outside the box and be creative when thinking about careers he wants to pursue in the future.  This past summer he was able to put his creativity to use during an internship with Big River Advertising.

Chun Li, '15International student explores disparate academic interests while studying abroad
Chun Li’s interest in biochemistry, mathematics, and music may seem unrelated but to him, they make perfect sense.
January 31, 2014
Kathleen Dwyer, L'14Third-year law student argues case before the Virginia Court of Appeals

Third-year law student argues case before the Virginia Court of Appeals

January 29, 2014
Ayumi Tachikawa, '16Student uses Japanese background to enhance internship
Ayumi Tachikawa, ’16, finds her Japanese-American heritage to be an asset while interning with a global education nonprofit in Japan.
Bob NicholsonBob Nicholson shares his years of experiences while at the University of Richmond
After over three decades at the University of Richmond, Dr. Bob Nicholson is known widely as a dedicated educator, mentor and friend.
Fall 2013 Mini MBA GraduationThe Mini MBA class of fall 2013 looks to the future upon their graduation
The Mini MBA graduates of fall 2013 represent a broad range of industries. At a glance they seem to have little in common except that each of the 20 graduates sought the opportunity to update their business skills and education.
Q-Camp 2014Q-Camp introduces sophomores to the business world, imparting invaluable lessons along the way
Over 140 sophomore students traveled to an off-campus conference center last weekend to experience first-hand the social and professional interactions they will face as they enter the 21st century workforce.