Feature Stories

September 20, 2013
George Werner, '14Senior spends summer internship learning ins and outs of local marketing strategy
George Werner, ’14, didn’t just dish up popsicles during his summer internship with King of Pops. He also learned what it takes to sell a product in a local market.
September 17, 2013
William Buckley, '14Senior finds path to the pulpit through music ministry internship
William Buckley, '14, was looking for a summer experience that would call on his interest in music. With a music ministry internship in New York, the pieces fell into place.
September 16, 2013
Tiho Kostadinov, '02Postdoctoral fellow discovers research and teaching go hand in hand
As a postdoctoral fellow, Tiho Kostadinov, ’02, investigated climate change, the environment, and how to balance research and teaching.
Peace and ConflictTen faculty members study peace and conflict management in the Balkans and Middle East during the 2013 Faculty Seminar Abroad.
Faculty from four Richmond schools go abroad to investigate cultural, political, and economic forces that have shaped Israel, Jordan, Serbia, and Kosovo.
Michael Rodgers, '14, and Mario Navarro International students combine academics, entrepreneurship, and crowd sourcing to help Richmond kids.

Michael Rodgers, ’14, an undergraduate student from the Bahamas, and Mario Navarro, an exchange student from Spain, raise money to purchase computer equipment for the Youth Life Foundation of Richmond.

Taylor Black, '14Giving her time as a volunteer in Chile gives Taylor Black a clearer career choice
Studying abroad helps biology and Latin American and Iberian studies major to understand more about public health issues.
 Matt Palmisano, '14New Jersey native learns what it takes to lead rebuilding efforts after a superstorm

As an intern with the New Jersey governor’s office, Matt Palmisano, ’14, learned what it takes to lead rebuilding efforts in a state after a storm as devastating as Hurricane Sandy.  

September 12, 2013
International DayRichmond Public School students explore global cultures during International Day

Richmond Public School students engage all five senses in an exploration of global cultures during the third annual International Day.

Giving BackJepson alumni lead workshops and raise money to support student research and internships

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Jepson School, alumni led workshops for students and raised money to support internships and student research.

September 11, 2013
Jackson Taylor, '14Internship at hospital in Kenya showcases differences in international medical care
A summer internship with a hospital in Kenya gives Jackson Taylor, ’14, myriad experiences to draw from when applying to medical school.