Campus Announcements

August 12, 2011
UR e-Learning offers broad range of learning resources outside the traditional classroom environment
The University of Richmond has launched UR e-Learning, a new online training site providing employees with 24/7 access to a broad range of learning resources.
Hicks comments on zoning laws and religious minority communities
Douglas A. Hicks, professor of leadership studies and religion, comments in Richmond-Times Dispatch article. 
August 11, 2011
August 10 Divided Fed to keep interest rates low for two years (L.A. Times)
Dean Croushore, economics chair in the Robins School of Business, comments.
August 9 U.S. Economy isn't that bad, but it isn't as good as it should be (Miami Herald)
Dean Croushore, economics chair in the Robins School of Business, comments.
August 8 U.S. credit downgrade pummels market (The Washington Times)
Dean Croushore, economics department chair in the Robins School of Business, comments.
How women lead and change the world theme of 2011-12 Jepson Leadership Forum
The Jepson Leadership Forum 2011-12 season highlights “Game Changers: How Women Lead and Change the World.”
August 8, 2011
Osher Institute schedule of fall classes now available
The fall 2011 edition of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute schedule of classes is now available online. Registration is now open.
August 5, 2011
UR School of Law, legal organizations to examine "Public Sector Employment in Times of Crisis" in Sept. 9 conference
Are public employees overpaid? Have their benefits contributed to state budget problems? Does tenure improve or impair educational outcomes? Is it too difficult to fire or discipline government employees? How can governments deal with budget deficits?
August 4, 2011
August 3 Jeffrey Pollack (Work It, Richmond)
Feature story on Jeffrey Pollack, assistant professor of management in the Robins School of Business.
August 3, 2011
Jepson School names Maj. Gen. Gina Farrisee its 2011-12 leader-in-residence
Maj. Gen. Gina Farrisee will serve as the Jepson School’s 2011-12 leader-in-residence.