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September 20, 2013
Alex Witt, '14
Summer internship gives senior a chance to live the life of a pastor
Just one week into her summer pastoral internship, Alex Witt, '14, was relying on her religious studies courses to preach and lead Bible study.
George Werner, '14
Senior 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, '14
Senior 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, '02
Postdoctoral 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 Conflict
Ten 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, '14
Giving 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, '14
New 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
Richmond 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.