Feature Stories

October 29, 2013
Brian Beckmann, GB '14MBA candidate spends a semester abroad at Tsinghua University in Beijing
Brian Beckmann, GB '14, writes a blog post about his time abroad from a rooftop coffee bar in Wudaoku, Beijing.
The Richmond MBA and Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Inc. Part IA relationship between The Richmond MBA and HDL, Inc. provides valuable opportunities and successful outcomes for both organizations
A Glimpse Inside with Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Inc. leads to a Capstone Project, faculty research and more.
October 28, 2013
D.R. Ball, '14Senior spends summer in an office full of comedians
D.R. Ball was one of a few business majors who interned at "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," but his education gave him an advantage in this creative field.
Lucas Virnig, '14Networking with C-Suite Conversation guest leads student to internship of a lifetime

Lucas Virnig, ’14, was one of 27 students selected from more than 1,000 applicants”” to complete a summer internship with the PGA Tour. 

October 25, 2013
Lourdes Figueroa, '13Recent grad brings second art exhibition to life
Lourdes Figueroa, ’13, received the 2013 Harnett Research Fellowship, which has allowed her to assist University Museums in organizing her second exhibition.
October 16, 2013
Osher Field TripExperiencing the traditions of Smith Island
Twenty-five Osher members and friends gathered for an Osher outing to Smith Island in late April.
Spending Time at URSome of the best things in life ARE free!

How do you like to spend your “free” time; that is, time spent going to events that are free?

A Gathering of Lifelong LearnersNotes from the 2013 Southern Regional Conference

Director Jane Dowrick reflects on her experience at the 2013 Southern Regional Conference.

The Osher Leadership CouncilTeams bringing ideas to life

What is meant by “member driven” when describing the Osher Institute? And why do we use the word “team” rather than “committee?” 

Better than 'Where's Waldo'Identify 'Where's Tim?' and win a prize!

If you’ve seen Tim Hanger’s wonderful photos, either in the Osher Insider or as a member of the Osher hikers, you know he is all over campus - taking classes, exercising, and taking pictures for the Osher office as well as for our e-newsletter.