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October 17, 2011
Spring Break Study Abroad
Working adults travel to Seville for a hybrid study abroad program
This past March, students traveled with the School of Continuing Studies Human Resources Management (HRM) department to Seville, Spain, for a hands-on spring break study abroad experience titled “Immigration, Labor Markets, and Societies.”
October 12, 2011
Yigit Aytan, '12
Computer science senior combines classroom learning with real-world experience at Google
Combining the computer science fundamentals learned in the classroom with the real-world experience of two Google internships, Yigit Aytan, ’12, has prepared himself well for life after graduation.
Emily Nelson, '12
Senior and alumna's shared interests in computational biology leads to summer research at Princeton
Thanks to a UR connection and an uncommon combination of majors, Emily Nelson, ’12, spent her summer in a computational biology summer research program at Princeton University, studying genome variations from around the world.
October 10, 2011
International Film Series features eight films, new home in 23rd year
Free, contemporary and foreign — the International Film Series is now 23 years into its run as Richmond's premier destination for fans of world cinema.
Paige Wigginton, '09
Leadership studies alumna makes a career of serving college students
Paige Wigginton, '09, may have been born a leader, but it was the advice and example of people around her at Richmond that helped her decide to pursue a career in higher education.
October 6, 2011
Visiting Scholar conducting research on sustainability and ethical leadership
Iwona Kuraszko, the inaugural scholar of the Zuzana Simoniova Cmelikova Visiting Scholar Program in Leadership and Ethics, is focusing her research on sustainability in Central and Eastern Europe.
October 5, 2011
Jepson School's 2011-12 leader-in-residence encourages students to be prepared for leadership opportunities
Maj. Gen. Gina Farrisee, W’78, is serving as the Jepson School’s 2011-12 leader-in-residence. She visited campus Sept. 26-27 to share her expertise and meet students.
October 4, 2011
The Business of Broadway
Star of "The Lion King" shares her Broadway business savvy
Alumna Chaunteé Schuler is a Broadway star, but says it took more than talent to make her way there.
September 30, 2011
Jeffrey Hunt, '12
Economics major explores impact of new excise tax on the Seneca Nation
This summer, Jeffrey Hunt, '12, applied his knowledge of economics to an important civic issue that surfaced near his hometown in New York State.
September 28, 2011
MBA Mentorship Program
The Richmond MBA program in conjunction with the Richmond MBA Alumni Society is launching a program this semester that matches current students with seasoned executives who work in their desired career field or share common interests
The deadline for current students to apply to participate in the mentorship program is October 3 and 20 applicants will be selected