Campus Announcements

May 14, 2014
Catherine S. McGehee, GC'11, named Gibb Family Distinguished Alumni Award recipient

Catherine S. McGehee, a 2011 graduate of the University of Richmond School of Professional and Continuing Studies, was named the Gibb Family Distinguished Alumni Award recipient during the school’s commencement exercises on May 10, 2014, on the Richmond campus.

May 12, 2014
Seven Richmond-area schools receive Engaging Creative Thinkers Awards from Partners in the Arts for 2014-2015 school year

Seven schools in the Greater Richmond area have received Engaging Creative Thinkers Awards from Partners in the Arts (PIA) to carry out arts integration projects in the 2014-15 school year.

May 8, 2014
Speakers named for Professional and Continuing Studies 2014 Commencement Exercises

The School of Professional and Continuing Studies has announced its lineup up student, faculty and alumni speakers for 2014 Commencement Exercises.

Outstanding students, faculty & alumni honored during SPCS Night celebration

The School of Professional and Continuing Studies continued its tradition of honoring excellence among students, faculty and alumni during its annual SPCS Night celebration on May 7, 2014.

April 14, 2014
Osher schedule of summer programs now available online; registration now open

The summer 2014 edition of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute schedule of classes is now available online. Registration is open for all classes.

April 9, 2014
University of Richmond signs new agreement with Richmond Bland College, easing transfer to SPCS degree programs

University of Richmond and Richard Bland College have signed an articulation agreement assuring easy transition for Richard Bland associate degree graduates into a bachelor’s degree program at Richmond’s School of Professional and Continuing Studies (SPCS).

Partners in the Arts, Capital One work with Richmond charter school to bring arts into study of the environment

Pin-hole cameras, trash, invasive plant species and elementary school children have come together in the city of Richmond in an environmental studies project that relies heavily on the arts.

April 8, 2014
Schedule of summer 2014 Think Again classes online; registration starts April 22

The schedule for summer 2014 Think Again classes is now available online. Registration for summer classes starts Tuesday, April 22. Remaining spring classes remain listed on the schedule and open for registration.

April 7, 2014
Osher Institute names new director, Peggy Watson, W'76

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Richmond has named Margaret (Peggy) Watson as its next director following the retirement of former director Jane Dowrick.

March 20, 2014
SPCS students invited to nominate graduating student, adjunct faculty member for commencement awards

Current degree-seeking students in the School of Professional and Continuing Studies are invited to nominate a graduating senior and an adjunct faculty member to receive two commencement awards: the Jean H. Proffitt Student Service Award and the Itzkowitz Family Distinguished Adjunct Faculty Award.