August 14, 2015
University of Richmond education experts offer advice to parents; back-to-school readiness important, especially in times of transition
Going back to school is an exciting time for many children and their parents, but families with students making major transitions to kindergarten, middle school or high school may have more anxiety or questions about the upcoming school year.
August 12, 2015
Osher schedule of fall programs available online & registration now open
The fall 2015 edition of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute schedule of classes is now available online. Registration is open for all classes.
July 7, 2015
University of Richmond summer program allows middle and high schools students to explore STEM disciplines
The University of Richmond’s Math Science Investigators program encourages middle and high school students from Richmond City Public Schools to discover new methods of engaging with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines.
June 18, 2015
Award-winning graphic novelist and playwright Lynda Barry to give public talk during University of Richmond Partners in the Arts event
Graphic novelist and playwright Lynda Barry will deliver the keynote address during the annual Joan Oates Institute for Partners in the Arts on June 23, 8:45 a.m. in the Robins School of Business, Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium. Her presentation is open to the general public. Tickets are $15 and can be reserved online.
June 3, 2015
University of Richmond's Partners in the Arts supports arts integration at Richmond's Binford Middle School
Partners in the Arts (PIA), a program of the University of Richmond School of Professional & Continuing Studies, has awarded a PIA Engaging Creative Thinkers Award to Richmond's Binford Middle School that will support teacher training in arts integration in the coming year.
May 27, 2015
Hanover County school superintendent named dean of University of Richmond's School of Professional and Continuing Studies
Jamelle Wilson, who has served Hanover County Public Schools for more than two decades, has been named dean of University of Richmond’s School of Professional and Continuing Studies, effective Aug. 1.
May 12, 2015
SPCS professor Dave Myers named Itzkowitz Family Distinguished Adjunct Faculty member for 2014-2015 at Commencement exercises
Dr. David A. Myers, superintendent of New Kent Public Schools, has been named the 2015 Itzkowitz Family Distinguished Adjunct Faculty member for the University of Richmond School of Professional and Continuing Students.
Richmond alumna Vanessa L. Jones named Gibb Family Distinguished Alumni award recipient for 2014-2015 during Commencement exercises
Vanessa Jones, C’97, L’01, juvenile and domestic relations district court judge for the 12th Judicial District of Virginia, has been named the 2015 Gibb Family Distinguished Alumni award recipient for the University of Richmond School of Professional and Continuing Students.
Freddie Hornedo, C'14, student speaker, addresses fellow graduates at School of Professional & Continuing Studies Commencement exercises
During University of Richmond School of Professional & Continuing Studies Commencement Exercises on May 9, 2015, student speaker Freddie Hornedo, C’14, encouraged his fellow graduates to cherish the “kairotic moment” of graduation.
Outgoing school dean Jim Narduzzi addresses graduating students during SPCS Commencement Exercises
During University of Richmond School of Professional & Continuing Studies Commencement Exercises on May 9, 2015, commencement speaker Dr. James L. Narduzzi, outgoing dean of the school, applauded graduating students for their tenacity and reflected on his pride in their accomplishments.