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.
January 30, 2014
Does labeling obesity as a disease backfire? (Psychology Today, U.S. News, Huffington Post and other outlets)
Research by Crystal Hoyt, associate professor of leadership studies and psychology, Jeni Burnette, assistant professor of psychology, and Lisa Auster-Gussman, '13, sheds light on the implications of labeling obesity as a disease.
January 17, 2014
Why women make better money managers (TODAY)
Crystal Hoyt, associate professor of leadership studies, comments on the differences between men and women as managers.
December 12, 2013