Feature Stories

March 26, 2014
Susan CohenSusan Cohen travels to SXSW 2014 for the release of her project ranking the top seed accelerators in the country
Earlier this month Dr. Susan Cohen attended the release of the 2013 seed accelerator rankings at SXSW in Austin, Texas.
March 21, 2014
Zhivko Illeieff, '11Storytelling plays a recurring role in the story of Richmond alum
While Zhivko Illeieff, ′11, calls on his knowledge as a digital native to bring old stories to life online for Roadside Theater, he feels that his generation has much to learn from the simple practice of sitting around and trading stories — in person.
March 17, 2014
Amy TreonisBiology professor teaches in Nepal as a Fulbright Senior Scholar

Professor’s sabbatical at Kathmandu University “reignites” teaching

Anna Sangree, '15Geography student ponders spatial-justice issues
Geography student Anna Sangree, ’15, explores how your ZIP code affects the opportunities you have in life.
Jepson Study Abroad Photo ContestJunior sees leadership 'at world's end'

Emily Morse, ’15, snapped a photo when she saw leadership in action in Argentina and took first place in the 2014 Jepson Study Abroad Photo Contest. 

March 14, 2014
Advocacy DaysUR Downtown is buzzing with energy while the Virginia General Assembly is in session
UR Downtown was designed with community programming in mind, but the space has caught on among nonprofits as a prime location to prepare for meetings with the Virginia General Assembly.
March 12, 2014
Spider BoardThe new Spider Board changes campus outlook on student programming
After a year of re-evaluating their mission, the Campus Activities Board becomes the Spider Board and celebrates their relaunch with a big-name guest speaker.
New Mentor/Mentee Program at UR Applications now being accepted for second cohort of mentoring program
Are you interested in developing your career, building new relationships, and sharpening your skills? University of Richmond’s first Mentor/Mentee program, launched in the fall of 2013, does just that.
Aidan Sullivan, '15Business administration and finance major returns to Vancouver's Downtown Eastside to work for Mission Possible
Vancouver's Downtown Eastside becomes home for UR Summer Fellow Aidan Sullivan, '15.
March 10, 2014
The Laramie ProjectThe Laramie Project facilitates a yearlong conversation about civil rights and social justice
From classroom discussions and theater productions to lectures from mothers and playwrights, The Laramie Project provides a structure for conversations about civil rights and social justice.