Feature Stories

May 20, 2014
Finale 2014University Chancellor E. Bruce Heilman delivers keynote address at Jepson School ceremony recognizing seniors

E. Bruce Heilman, university chancellor, gave the keynote address at Finale, the Jepson School's senior recognition ceremony.

May 19, 2014
Shiksha Mahtani, '14Graduate stepped into a leadership role to fight famine in Somalia and spread South Asian culture on campus

Start an organization to fight famine in Somalia. Conduct research. Spread South Asian culture on campus. Make the most of her four years at Richmond. Check.

May 16, 2014
804orkRichmond restaurants send recipes home in alumni-produced cookbook
Carrie Fleck Walters, '00, and Susan Howson, G'07, bring Richmond restaurant fare to the home kitchen in their new cookbook, 804ork.
May 15, 2014
2014 Service Awards RecipientsAnnual awards recognize outstanding contributions
Each year, the University recognizes four individual staff members who go above and beyond the call of duty during the year. Meet this year's recipients.
May 13, 2014
Congratulations SPCS Graduates!SPCS faculty and staff celebrate the graduating class of 2014

Faculty and staff of the School of Professional and Continuing Studies offer a video tribute to students graduating in 2014.

May 12, 2014
Tim HamiltonEconomics professor talks about his approach to research and teaching
Tim Hamilton, a professor in the Robins School of Business, talks about his research exploring value in environmental economics.
Kelley Yang, '16The artist and record-setting swimmer is using her sophomore year to explore and hone her interests.
When she's not busy breaking school swimming records, Kelley Yang, ’16, is using her sophomore year to explore and hone her academic and professional interests.
May 8, 2014
Charles Davidson, L'15Law student completes pro bono internship in Peru and becomes student board member of Richmond Global Health Alliance
Law student completes pro bono internship in Peru and becomes student board member of Richmond Global Health Alliance
May 6, 2014
Russell Hunter, GC'14UR's Master of Liberal Arts program prepares Russell Hunter, GC'14, for doctoral study on the effects of drone use on different cultures

Commitment to continual learning drives Russell Hunter, GC’14, to consider the potential effects of drone use on different cultures and to predict unintended cultural shifts as the result of extending drone usage.

May 2, 2014
Daniel Fairley, '13Promoting the value of inclusivity and community-building
Working with Common Ground and interning at the White House help shape alum’s career path.