Campus Announcements

November 12, 2013
Former chancellor and provost at American University of Iraq to speak as part of Marshall Center Lecture Series

John Agresto, former chancellor and provost at American University of Iraq, Sulaimani, will speak about efforts to revitalize higher education in that war-torn country and on the future of higher education around the world at the University of Richmond Nov. 22.

John F. Kennedy: The peace president? (Opinion)
President John F. Kennedy was assassinated 50 years ago this month. George Goethals, an expert on presidential leadership and heroes, reflects on the anniversary and collective memory.
November 11, 2013
Jepson School's Ethics Bowl team advances to national competition
The team will travel to Jacksonville, Fla., to compete in the national competition on Feb. 27.
November 7, 2013
In leadership, mindsets matter (The New York Times)
Crystal L. Hoyt, associate professor of leadership studies and psychology, and Jeni Burnette, assistant professor of psychology, write about growth mindsets.
October 29, 2013
Christy Coleman will discuss Lincoln's divided legacy in Richmond at final lecture for Lincoln exhibit

Christy S. Coleman, president of The American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar, will deliver the closing lecture for “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War,” a traveling exhibition on display at UR Downtown.

Harvard Business School professor recipient of Jablin Dissertation Award given by Jepson School
Ethan Bernstein, assistant professor of leadership and organizational behavior at Harvard Business School, will receive the 2013 Fredric M. Jablin Doctoral Dissertation Award given by the Jepson School and the International Leadership Association.
October 25, 2013
TV critic Emily Nussbaum will discuss the new Golden Age of TV at Jepson Leadership Forum Nov. 6

With hard-hitting contemporary television programs such as “Breaking Bad” and “The Wire” leading to new forms of media entertainment, The New Yorker magazine television critic Emily Nussbaum will explore the new Golden Age of Television Nov. 6, 7 p.m., at University of Richmond’s Jepson Alumni Center.

October 13, 2013
Yellen likely to join other women in key economic roles
Donelson R. Forsyth, a professor in the University of Richmond's Jepson School of Leadership Studies, comments.
October 7, 2013
Presidential experts, Spielberg consultant will discuss how Lincoln changed city of Richmond in 1865 and 2011

“Lincoln in Richmond: 1865 and 2011” will be the topic of a panel discussion Oct. 24, 12 p.m., at University of Richmond Downtown, 626 E. Broad St. 

October 2, 2013
Jepson Leadership Forum will feature cultural critic Giles Gunn in talk about global influence of culture Oct. 23

Cultural critic Giles Gunn will discuss the influence of culture on everything from foreign policy and economics to how we view others at University of Richmond, Oct. 23, 7 p.m., at Jepson Alumni Center.