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November 17, 2014
The Richmond MBA Student Organizations
The Richmond MBA student organizations have an exciting year of events in store
The MBA Women's Association and the MBA Leadership Council kicked off the year with some exciting events, and they share what else is in store for 2014-15.
Sean Bielawski, GB'15
MBA student makes career jump from sports radio to investment banking
After years in the sports media industry, Sean Bielawski, GB’15, makes a large career shift and lands a position with BB&T Capital Markets.
2014 Business Pitch Competition
Seven finalists pitch their ventures for the chance to win funding in final round of the 2014 Business Pitch Competition
On November 11, seven finalists were chosen to pitch their ventures at the final round of the 2014 Business Pitch Competition for a grand total of $5,000 in prize money and the opportunity to present their idea to local angel investors.
Fabienne Brookman-Amissah, '10
Robins School graduate takes her research acumen to global management consulting firm
A year after moving to McKinsey & Co., Fabienne Brookman-Amissah, '10, market intelligence analyst, shares her experiences and looks to the bright future.
Cecil R. "Rhu" Harris Jr., B'80
Robins School alumnus reflects on his 30-year career with Hanover County, Virginia
Cecil R. "Rhu" Harris Jr., B'80, county administrator for Hanover County, Virginia, has spent the last 30 years helping to grow the county from a rural community to a major player in the Richmond region.
November 14, 2014
Jepson School welcomes largest class in its history
The Jepson School of Leadership Studies recently inducted the largest class in its 22-year history.
November 12, 2014
The RVADHD Project
3 senior psychology students work closely with Dr. Laura Knouse to research adult ADHD
Caroline Smith '15, Lauren Oddo,'15, and Leah Doghramji, '15, and psychology professor Laura Knouse created the RVADHD Project to research and better understand adult ADHD, and engage the larger Richmond community.
Ethics Bowl team advances to national competition
On the menu during a recent dinner at one professor’s house: a course in the art of debate to help students on the Jepson School’s Ethics Bowl team prepare for competition.
November 10, 2014
When My World Changed
Melissa Diamond, '15, reflects on a moment in Jerusalem that set the course for her life
On the Chaplaincy's Pilgrimage: Israel trip in 2012, Melissa Diamond, '15, visited the Princess Basma Center for Disabled Children. That moment, she says, is when her world changed.
November 6, 2014
In physics professor Matt Trawick's lab, students like Greg Hamilton, '17, are honing their research skills
When measuring nanoparticles, the smallest discrepancy can mean a big error. Physics professor Matt Trawick and his student researchers are creating algorithms to correct for these tiny shifts.