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January 14, 2016
Externships give students D.C. experience
Inaugural program builds skills, offers networking opportunities
For the four students who participated in Richmond Law’s inaugural D.C. Externship program, experience gained was as important as relationships built.
January 13, 2016
Ken Anderson, '17
Junior researches his family's history in Richmond
Ken Anderson traced his roots back to before the Civil War
January 7, 2016
Students, Attorneys Partner in Pro Bono Criminal Appeals Program
MacDonald, Sherman gain experience, skill
Students highlight pro bono appeals work for criminal defendants as a top experience of their law school career and a chance to gain invaluable practice skills.
December 28, 2015
The Hague is site for first international Bridge to Practice fellowship
Internship equips alum for future in international human rights field
“I’ve always been interested in international human rights law,” said Alex Lydon, L’15.
December 23, 2015
Thinking Like a Humanist
Humanities majors learn how to see the world from all angles
In the new Undergraduate Humanities Fellows Program students seeks to understand human life in its many forms, from philosophical knowledge to artistic expression to political structures.
Finding Home Again
After a year abroad, Molly Rossi, '16, readjusts to life in Richmond through friendships with fellow exchange students.
In 12 years of education, I’ve written pages upon pages about countries I’ve never been to, molecules I cannot see, and historical figures from a past I’ve never known. Why is it so hard to write about myself?
December 16, 2015
Pravaas Gurung, '16
Senior conducts summer research on the philosophy of time
Senior’s research addresses fundamental questions about our perceptions of time.
Victoria Charles, '16
Senior focuses on black student life with a racial history project
Victoria Charles, ’16, works to construct a historical narrative of the black student experience at the University of Richmond.
December 10, 2015
Students offer trademark resources to entrepreneurs
IP clinic partners with RVA Works
On a Monday night in November, a dozen start-up business owners gathered in downtown Richmond for an introduction to trademark law.
What is Permaculture Design?
Among other concepts, it's ecologically sound food production.
Permaculture is a design science that models itself on the patterns found in nature while applying them to human forms. By observing the natural state of a sustainable ecosystem, then by substituting food-producing plants for non-food producers, permaculture food forests supply the human need for food while keeping the balance of a natural ecosystem.