Campus Announcements

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.

February 12, 2014
University cancels classes & events for the evening of Feb. 12; closes all day Feb. 13

As a result of inclement weather, the University of Richmond, including the School of Professional and Continuing Studies, has canceled all classes and events starting after 6 p.m. on Wednesday, February 12, 2014. In addition, the University will be closed all day on Thursday, February 13.

January 24, 2014
University of Richmond launches graduate degree program in nonprofit studies

The University of Richmond’s School of Professional and Continuing Studies is launching a new graduate program in nonprofit studies.

January 21, 2014
University cancels classes & events scheduled to start after 4 p.m. on January 21, 2014

The University of Richmond has canceled all classes and activities scheduled after 4 p.m. on Tuesday, January 21, 2014, for inclement weather.

January 13, 2014
Adjunct Professional & Continuing Studies faculty earn service awards, promotions during annual awards ceremony

Adjunct faculty of the School of Professional and Continuing Studies earned five-, ten-, and fifteen-year service awards along with promotions during the School’s annual Adjunct Faculty Awards Ceremony held January 10, 2014.

December 20, 2013
SPCS offices closed for winter holiday, reopening Thursday, January 2, 2014

School of Professional and Continuing Studies offices will close for the winter holiday at 5 p.m. on December 23 and reopen at 8:30 a.m. on January 2, 2014.

November 22, 2013
Schedule of spring 2014 Think Again classes online; registration starts December 3

The schedule for spring 2014 Think Again classes is now available online. Registration for spring classes starts Tuesday, December 3, at 9 a.m. Fall classes remain listed on the schedule and open for registration.

Manyang Kher to receive Humanitarian Award for work on behalf of Sudanese refugees

University of Richmond student Manyang Kher  will travel to New York City Nov. 30 to pick up another award for his nonprofit organization, Humanity Helping Sudan.

November 6, 2013
SPCS deans, faculty join regional colleagues to envision innovative programs to meet adult students' needs

The Associated Colleges of the South Focus Forum on Adult Education and the Liberal Arts explored what students can do to manage their education.