Summer internships hone practical skills in real-world settings, but they also allow students to build their professional networks. This series will highlight four students who spent their summers interning in Richmond, Virginia.
Fulbright scholar Nabila Rahman arrived in Malaysia in January 2013 ready to learn as much as possible about Malaysia's multicultural society and "tiger cub" economy. Her experiences altered her outlook on the levers for social change and shaped her career aspirations.
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.
In May, Richmond MBA students traveled to the Riga International School of Economics and Business Administration (RISEBA) for a week of living and learning in a country quickly growing into the heart of Northeastern Europe.
When Shaquille Christmas, ’15, moved to Church Hill in the eighth grade, he never thought he’d feel at home. That all changed when he started working at Church Hill Activities and Tutoring.
In June the Robins School of Business hosted the Aspen Undergraduate Business Education Consortium welcoming faculty and administrators from 39 colleges and universities across the world to a forum dedicated to integrating the liberal arts and business education.
Leadership studies major is working with an organization that assists global leaders in societies struggling with conflict, reconciliation, and change.
Sixteen second-year students traveled to San Juan, Puerto Rico, to explore problems and potential solutions to the issues plaguing urban American communities.
The Virginia Holocaust Museum in downtown Richmond provides a framework for a conversation about helping fellow students in distress.
Class projects usually end when the grades are handed out. For Kirsten McKinney, GC’15, that was just the beginning.