Feature Stories

April 27, 2011
Megan Abbott, '11Senior's unique experiences open up a world of possibilities
When Megan Abbott, ’11, came here four years ago, she had no idea her experiences would include interning at the Peace Corps headquarters in Washington, D.C., studying abroad in Chile, and having dinner at the house of former Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine.
The Greatest RewardLaw commencement speaker Anne Holton encourages law students to give back to the community
Law commencement speaker Anne Holton is passionate about public service. She encourages law students to give back to the community as she has done during her entire legal career.
Kevin Kindler, '13SSIR course gives student international context for studies in medicine and health
A class trip to the Dominican Republic helped Kevin Kindler, ’13, discover his passion for global health.
April 26, 2011
Sam Abed, L'01Maryland's Secretary of Juvenile Services finds great reward in challenging work
Maryland’s recently appointed Secretary of Juvenile Services, Sam Abed, L’01, says his law degree is a great asset. “It is a tremendous advantage to be a lawyer in a position like this because of the legislative aspect,” he says.
Sam Mitchell, '11Senior pursuing his love of writing in grad school
Sam Mitchell, ’11, this year’s recipient of the David C. Evans Outstanding Achievement award in both research and the creative arts, plans to attend Hollins University's MFA program in the fall.
April 25, 2011
Pay it ForwardA student's remarkable journey from crime-ridden neigborhood to law school
When William Dudley, L'11, graduates this year he will be first in his family to earn a professional degree. His remarkable journey from a rough, crime-ridden neighborhood in Portsmouth, Va., to jail, and then to law school, drives his mission to pay it forward.
April 22, 2011
Creative CooperationDuke Energy CEO addresses the future of clean energy
Jim Rogers, CEO of Duke Energy, spoke about the importance of creative cooperation on the path to a carbon-neutral energy future.
Why I Chose The Richmond MBAThree perspectives on pursuing a graduate degree in business and how the MBA program will help in the future
Strong curriculum, professor-student interaction and networking chief among the reasons students chose The Richmond MBA