Feature Stories

March 26, 2014
National Team Selling CompetitionA team of four business students compete in the National Team Selling Competition in Indiana
Last October Dr. Adam Marquardt and Bill Bergman traveled to Indiana University with four business students to compete in the National Team Selling Competition, a real-world sales simulation that attracts teams from universities across the country.
The Robins DebateEight teams debate international business issues for chance to win inaugural Robins Debate
In the first ever Robins Debate, eight teams of students came together on March 21 to debate current international business issues for the chance to win $2,000.
Course SamplerLeaders in the business community sample three of the new 14 in 2014 workshops
To showcase some of the Robins School's 14 new workshops ranging from decision-making and communication to human resources skills and account management, Executive Education organized a course sampler event for the Richmond business community.
Susan CohenSusan Cohen travels to SXSW 2014 for the release of her project ranking the top seed accelerators in the country
Earlier this month Dr. Susan Cohen attended the release of the 2013 seed accelerator rankings at SXSW in Austin, Texas.
March 21, 2014
Zhivko Illeieff, '11Storytelling plays a recurring role in the story of Richmond alum
While Zhivko Illeieff, ′11, calls on his knowledge as a digital native to bring old stories to life online for Roadside Theater, he feels that his generation has much to learn from the simple practice of sitting around and trading stories — in person.
March 17, 2014
Amy TreonisBiology professor teaches in Nepal as a Fulbright Senior Scholar

Professor’s sabbatical at Kathmandu University “reignites” teaching

Anna Sangree, '15Geography student ponders spatial-justice issues
Geography student Anna Sangree, ’15, explores how your ZIP code affects the opportunities you have in life.
Jepson Study Abroad Photo ContestJunior sees leadership 'at world's end'

Emily Morse, ’15, snapped a photo when she saw leadership in action in Argentina and took first place in the 2014 Jepson Study Abroad Photo Contest. 

March 14, 2014
Advocacy DaysUR Downtown is buzzing with energy while the Virginia General Assembly is in session
UR Downtown was designed with community programming in mind, but the space has caught on among nonprofits as a prime location to prepare for meetings with the Virginia General Assembly.
March 12, 2014
Spider BoardThe new Spider Board changes campus outlook on student programming
After a year of re-evaluating their mission, the Campus Activities Board becomes the Spider Board and celebrates their relaunch with a big-name guest speaker.