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April 20, 2010
Jean Pierre Laurenceau-Medina
Associate Director of Multicultural Affairs supports underrepresented students
As Richmond's associate director of multicultural affairs, Jean Pierre Laurenceau-Medina supports students of different ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds by overseeing mentoring programs, providing leadership opportunities, counseling, and serving as a resource.
Jasmonn Coleman, '98
Alum and former football player works to raise money to support UR athletics
As major gifts officer for althetics, former Richmond student athlete Jasmonn Coleman finds a way to give back to his alma mater.
The Director of Common Ground has "sociologist's dream job"
Through workshops, programs and provocative campus discussions, Common Ground Director Glyn Hughes works to create a diverse and inclusive University of Richmond community.
David Koepfer, '10
At the end of the day, it's about believing in what you do
After David Koepfer learned he got the job with MAXIMUS, a provider of government services worldwide, he was elated and ready to begin work for a firm he believed in.
A Fresh Look at Richmond's History
University President Edward L. Ayers leads alumni on a bus tour of Richmond's past
“You can’t tell a true story by telling only part of the story,” says University President and historian Dr. Edward L. Ayers. With the 150th anniversary of the Civil War approaching, Ayers tells an alumni bus tour it's time to start including slavery and emancipation as key parts of the drama.
April 19, 2010
John Pinski '10
Skydiving senior applies adrenaline rush to the working world
When John Pinski sets his mind to something, it's all or nothing. Now only two jumps away from having his skydiving license, he plans to set his sights on a fulfilling career.
Hong Kong Commissioner visits UR
"Turning Economic Doldrums into Opportunities"
Hong Kong Commissioner for Economic and Trade Affairs speaks to a group of Robins School faculty, staff, & students
Chris Lucas, '10
KPMG LLP recruiter "most influential" in senior's college career
After meeting with Pete Bartok, campus recruiting manager with KPMG LLP, Chris Lucas knew he'd found the firm he wanted to work for. And Bartok was there to guide him through the entire internship and job offer process.
Sarah Vonderbrink, '10
A love of the Constitution leads senior to law school
After taking several political science courses, Sarah Vonderbrink fell in love with the study of law. An internship with a law firm during her summer breaks will serve her well as she takes the next step and heads to the University of Virginia School of Law.
April 16, 2010