Feature Stories

February 3, 2012
Green PoliceUniversity Police move to fleet of hybrid vehicles
New Chief of Police Dave McCoy set straight to work increasing the Police Department’s efficiency and sustainability.
February 2, 2012
Julie Yermack, '13Study abroad experience leads to winning photo and a new understanding of grassroots organizing

Julie Yermack’s photo is the winner of the third annual “Capturing the Jepson Spirit Abroad” contest. She snapped the photo while studying abroad in Thailand.

Kadeem Fyffe, '13Junior gets insiders' look at Milan Fashion Week while studying abroad
A chance opportunity during his semester in Milan put Kadeem Fyffe, ’13, in the front row of a major fashion show, and gave the junior a once-in-a-lifetime glimpse at his dream of being a fashion designer.
January 31, 2012
Fabrizio Aguirre, '14Sophomore shows leadership both on and off the field
A natural-born leader, Fabrizio Aguirre is proving his talents on both UR’s varsity club lacrosse team, and with the Junior Diabetes Research Foundation.
January 27, 2012
Intersections Within OneBlack History Month explores differences and shared experiences
The 2012 Black History Month celebration will break down the rich and varied histories of black culture throughout the world, while searching for points of connection among those at UR.
Chris Rigoli, '12Senior looks ahead to career as investment banker
An internship with the Cowen Group gave Chris Rigoli, ’12, a look at a future in investment banking — and a job offer before his senior year even began.
January 26, 2012
Cut From the Same ClothKevin Heffernan, GB '07, helped recruit U.S. Air Force Academy grad, Matthew Gallagher, to The Richmond MBA and then couldn't help but hire him three times over
Graduate students share military background and core values in leadership positions at the General Electric affiliated security producer, Morpho Detection
Ledbury: Part OneDespite graduating amid the historic economic collapse of 2008, Oxford University MBA graduates Paul Watson and Paul Trible, team up to fill a void in the men's apparel market and end up turning a profit
Sherwood Bowditch, GB ’07, forged a connection between two up-and-coming entrepreneurs and The Richmond MBA’s Capstone program in which two MBA students offered much-needed consulting services to the start-up
Dr. Judith SchrempfEuropean-educated professor brings research on business ethics to life in the classroom at the Robins School of Business
Recent doctoral graduate is eager to discuss real-world corporate ethical cases with Richmond MBA students who possess their own business and corporate experience 
Meet Tara StewartAdministrative support staff member finds her place in the University of Richmond community and enjoys working closely with students
Former Martin Agency senior operations assistant brings flare to The Richmond MBA and Robins School Executive Education events and programs