Feature Stories

December 10, 2014
Jonathan Mark, L'16Entertainment conference opens industry doors for Richmond student

University of Richmond law student Jonathan Mark (L ’16) came to law school hoping to work in entertainment law. Now, thanks to strong networking skills and university funding, Mark is on a first-name basis with vice presidents from across the industry.

December 9, 2014
Dr. Ernesto SemánA Q&A with the Jepson School's new professor

Dr. Ernesto Semán, a historian, novelist and former investigative journalist in Argentina, joined the Jepson School this fall as an assistant professor of leadership studies.

December 3, 2014
Owen Hutchinson, '13A life of musical exploration leads to a career encouraging others to discover a love for jazz
A jazz junky since childhood, Owen Hutchinson, ’13, spends his days forming relationships around music as a development manager for the Vail Jazz Foundation.
December 2, 2014
Antrell Tyson, L'14Recent law grad forged a path that led him to Capitol Hill
Antrell Tyson works on Capitol Hill for Congresswomen Frederica Wilson as the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF) Science and Technology Fellow for 2014-16.
December 1, 2014
Kara Jonas, '15Senior learns how speaking Latin can help one absorb the language
Kara Jonas, ’15, researched oral Latin and how speaking the dead language can impact an individual’s understanding.
November 25, 2014
A Patently Interesting Trip to D.C.'s Federal CircuitStudents hear oral arguments at U.S. Court of Appeals
A group of seven members of the Student Intellectual Property Association ventured up to Washington D.C. to hear oral arguments at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
November 24, 2014
Zach Chu, '15A business major and basketball walk-on considers a coaching career
If you don’t see Zach Chu, '15, on the floor much during Spider games, that doesn’t mean you don’t see his contributions.
November 20, 2014
Kimberly Leonard, '09Alumna holds onto passion that was sparked by writing for UR's college newspaper
Kimberly Leonard, ’09, a healthcare reporter for U.S. News & World Report, recalls her days working for The Collegian and her journey into journalism.
Pro Bono Immigration Assistance ProjectRichmond law students partner with private attorneys and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
"I decided to get involved with the Immigration Assistance Program because it really seemed to touch on why I chose to apply to law school," Emma Hilbert, L' 15, said. "I wanted to help those who ordinarily wouldn't be able to afford representation gain access to the justice system."
November 18, 2014
Julian HayterJepson professor delivers 2014 Last Lecture

Only in his third year, Jepson professor Julian Hayter has already earned a strong reputation as a sought-after, high-energy educator with an open-door policy who challenges students to use their skills to serve the community. He was selected to give this year's Last Lecture.