Campus Announcements

March 11, 2014
Marshall Center Lecture March 21 will explore John Stuart Mill's ideas about socialism

Fred Rosen, professor emeritus of the history of political thought and honorary senior research fellow at the Bentham Project, University College London, will discuss “John Stuart Mill’s Journey to Socialism,” March 21, 4:30 p.m., at University of Richmond’s Jepson Hall, Room 120.

March 10, 2014
Civil rights and public policy leader is spring leader-in-residence at Jepson School

Gary L. Flowers, a leader in civil rights issues and public policy formation, will serve as leader-in-residence at University of Richmond’s Jepson School of Leadership Studies during spring 2014.

March 6, 2014
New edition of Jepson professor's "Work" book features a case study written by two former students
The third edition of a book co-edited by leadership studies professor Joanne Ciulla includes work by Emily Black, ’12, and Miriam Eapen, ’12.
March 3, 2014
Jepson School's Ethics Bowl team competes in national competition

The Jepson School’s Ethics Bowl team, coached by Jessica Flanigan, Javier Hidalgo and Terry Price, advanced to the national competition.

February 25, 2014
Should Obesity Be a 'Disease'? (New York Times)
Crystal Hoyt, associate professor of leadership studies and psychology, and Jeni Burnette, assistant professor of psychology, write about their research in this opinion piece for The New York Times.
February 20, 2014
Scholar of mysticism and spirituality in Western Christian tradition will speak March 3
Bernard McGinn, a leading scholar of mysticism and spirituality in the Western Christian tradition and best-selling author, will discuss “How Many Uses Does Water Have? Medieval Mystics and the Bible” at University of Richmond March 3, 4:30 p.m., in Weinstein Hall, Brown-Alley Room.
February 18, 2014
Harvard Law professor and former ambassador to the Holy See to discuss politics as a vocation Feb. 28
Mary Ann Glendon, the Learned Hand Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and president of the Vatican’s Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, will speak about “Politics as a Vocation?” as part of the University of Richmond’s annual Marshall Center Lecture Series Feb. 28, 4:30 p.m. in Jepson Hall, Room 120.
February 17, 2014
What is Black History Month's role today? (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
Julian Hayter, an assistant professor in University of Richmond's Jepson School of Leadership Studies, comments.
February 10, 2014
A time for music, a time for poliltics (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
Gary L. McDowell, a professor in University of Richmond's Jepson School of Leadership Studies, writes about the connections between folk music and political thought.
January 31, 2014
"Laramie Project" writer, director to discuss intersection of theater and current events Feb. 24
Tony and Emmy award-nominated playwright and director Moisés Kaufman will discuss the power of theater to foster dialogue about current events and social and political issues at the University of Richmond Feb. 24, 7:30 p.m.