Feature Stories

January 26, 2015
Roger WongExchange student talks semester at the Robins School and life back home in Singapore
Roger Wong, a senior exchange student from Singapore Management University and aviator, shares his experience studying abroad at the Robins School of Business.
Charlotte Denoyer, '15Senior bakes her overarching social mission into the core of her career goals
Charlotte Denoyer, '15, shapes her career path through food, entrepreneurship and social-mindedness.
January 23, 2015
Aida Choudhury, '15Fellowship abroad continues senior's passion for international development

South Africa and Zambia were just the start for Aida Choudhury, ’15, who found a calling to work in international education development.

Sandra JoiremanPolitical science professor is champion for change, fighting for women's rights in Kosovo

Sandra Joireman, Weinstein Chair of International Studies and professor of political science, is working on a team focused on reforming property rights issues in Kosovo.

January 16, 2015
Sarah Roden, '14, and Sarah Stewart, '14 Two recent graduates follow parallel paths to internships in Israel

Sarah Roden and Sarah Stewart grew up together, came to UR together, and lived and traveled together. Now they’re learning to navigate life and work in Tel Aviv — together.

January 9, 2015
The Historian's WorkshopStudents learn about archiving and digital collections in hands-on history course
History students work with objects from University archives to create a digital collection.
Catherine Matthews '11Alumna pursues her passion for human rights through work on immigration reform

Alumna advocates for reform of our country’s immigration system

December 23, 2014
Austin Gund, '15 Leadership studies major sees leadership in action during an internship with the Richmond Police Department

As an intern for the Richmond chief of police, Austin Gund, ’15, sees the role of leadership in organizational operations, city management, and community relationship building.

December 22, 2014
Viktoriia Chekhivska L'15Road to Citizenship
Law school is a challenging experience for all students. Between writing papers, taking exams, searching for a job, and much more, it can often be an overwhelming time.
Sabrina Cabezas, '18Using Richmond as a stepping stone to the future

Sabrina Cabezas, '18, dreams of using her leadership skills to spread equal opportunity education to third-world countries.