Campus Announcements

October 23, 2014
Silent Horror Films @ Boatwright on Halloween Eve!
Stop by Boatwright on October 30, Halloween, for silent horror films.
Library Exhibit: Creepy Creatures
"Creepy Creatures" Display is now available on the first floor of Boatwright Library and "Chillers and Thrillers" are on the second floor.  Stop by and take a look!
October 20, 2014
International Film: Watchtower
The internationl film for the weekend of October 24 is Watchtower, a 2012 film from Turkey.
October 20: Hyman Bros. buying three Pence Automotive dealerships (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
George E. Hoffer, an economics professor at the University of Richmond's Robins School of Business, comments.
October 18, 2014
October 18: Social Platforms Really Aren't Media, Are They? (LinkedIn)
Bill Bergman, lecturer at the University of Richmond's Robins School of Business, shares insights into social media in today's world.
October 15, 2014
Robert Schmidt, UR received $2.5 M grant from US Department of Education, National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research
Dr. Robert Schmidt, professor and chair of the University of Richmond Economics Department, Robins School of Business, is the lead investigator on a new grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research.
SPCS administrators, faculty & staff join student government, alumni to celebrate SPCS Student Week, October 19-25, 2014

The School of Professional and Continuing Studies Student Government Association and Alumni Association are joining the school’s faculty, staff and administrators in celebrating SPCS students during SPCS Student Week, October 19-25, 2014.

October 14, 2014
October 14: Survey shows improved optimism among local business managers (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
According to a survey conducted by the Robins School of Business and the Virginia Council of CEOs, local executives are more optimistic about business prospects in the next six months than they have been in several years.
October 13, 2014
October 13: Dealership consolidation is coming -- but how fast and how much? (Automotive News)
George Hoffer, an economics professor at the University of Richmond's Robins School of Business, comments.
October 10, 2014
What's your status? Health risks of low social status (ScienceDaily)
Chris von Rueden, assistant professor of Leadership Studies, is quoted in an article highlighting research on the health risks of low social status.