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November 14, 2014
Jepson School welcomes largest class in its history
The Jepson School of Leadership Studies recently inducted the largest class in its 22-year history.
November 12, 2014
The RVADHD Project
3 senior psychology students work closely with Dr. Laura Knouse to research adult ADHD
Caroline Smith '15, Lauren Oddo,'15, and Leah Doghramji, '15, and psychology professor Laura Knouse created the RVADHD Project to research and better understand adult ADHD, and engage the larger Richmond community.
Ethics Bowl team advances to national competition
On the menu during a recent dinner at one professor’s house: a course in the art of debate to help students on the Jepson School’s Ethics Bowl team prepare for competition.
November 10, 2014
When My World Changed
Melissa Diamond, '15, reflects on a moment in Jerusalem that set the course for her life
On the Chaplaincy's Pilgrimage: Israel trip in 2012, Melissa Diamond, '15, visited the Princess Basma Center for Disabled Children. That moment, she says, is when her world changed.
November 6, 2014
In physics professor Matt Trawick's lab, students like Greg Hamilton, '17, are honing their research skills
When measuring nanoparticles, the smallest discrepancy can mean a big error. Physics professor Matt Trawick and his student researchers are creating algorithms to correct for these tiny shifts.
Students launch RVAGOV, a hub for engagement in Richmond city government
Students launch RVAGOV, a new website to provide a platform to educate and empower full participants in Richmond city government.
David Raiser, '06
Alum founds a biotech company that focuses on drug resistance genotyping
David Raiser, ’06, is the CEO and co-founder of Aldatu, a company that is trying to make HIV drug resistance testing affordable and accessible.
November 5, 2014
Hilary Briggs, '16
Research team creates mathematical model for diagnosing concussions
In a research lab run by Kathy Hoke and Joanna Wares, students like Hilary Briggs are focusing on creating more precise methods to diagnose concussions.
Kerry McGowan, '16
Getting to know a close neighbor
While Kerry McGowan, '16, always imagined herself in a more exotic destination for study abroad, she sensed a calling from a much closer neighbor: Mexico. Guadalajara, Mexico to be exact.
November 4, 2014