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April 7, 2011
MBA students apply classroom lessons to consulting projects in Argentina
UR’s MBA program goes beyond incorporating international business considerations into classroom studies — each year, students serve as consultants for international businesses, most recently in Argentina.
April 6, 2011
Leadership studies students meet with former Egyptian deputy minister of foreign affairs Sallama Shaker
Ambassador Sallama Shaker, the first woman to serve as deputy foreign minister for Egypt, sat in on an upper-level leadership studies class to discuss topics such as the revolution in Egypt, Islam and global politics.
April 4, 2011
June Zhou, '13
Student life opportunities help business administration major prepare for hospitality career
With interests in everything from dance to cross-cultural interactions, business major June Zhou, ’13, has immersed herself in student life at Richmond.
April 1, 2011
Civic Journalism and Social Justice
First-year students get a feel for UR academics and learn why news is necessary
In his first-year seminar, Tom Mullen is teaching new students to see journalism as a catalyst for social change, while developing the skills they need for academic success at the University of Richmond.
Kat Blanchard, '11
Bonner Scholar combines service and public-policy research to advance child well-being
Kat Blanchard, ’11, has spent her college years delving ever deeper into the impact of poverty on Virginia’s most vulnerable citizens — its children.
March 31, 2011
Context and Object
Museum studies seminar creating exhibition around social customs
There’s more to showing off an artist’s work than just paint and canvas. That’s why students in Richard Waller’s museum studies seminar are planning a public exhibition from start to finish — they’re curating the artwork, developing the programming and marketing the event.
Studying Social Justice
SSIR program traveled through the South to study historical and contemporary issues in social justice
Dr. Melissa Ooten's Demanding Equality program takes students on a journey through the South, focusing on social justice movements from Reconstruction to the present.
March 29, 2011
The View from Inside
A conversation with U.S. Senate candidate and UR Distinguished Lecturer Tim Kaine
Tim Kaine shares his perspective from the frontlines of economic policymaking in a new University of Richmond Law Review article and as keynote speaker at the law school's annual Allen Chair Symposium.
The law school's Professional Roundtable encourages informal networking
The law school's annual Professional Roundtable brings together law students and practitioners in a novel progressive dinner format.
March 25, 2011