Campus Announcements

May 25, 2011
Adjunct professor J. Ron Smith, R'71, G'74, G'94, continues prolific poetry publication
J. Ron Smith, R'71, G'74, G'94, adjunct associate professor of liberal arts and renowned local poet, continues to see his poetry published in anthologies and journals.
May 24, 2011
Jepson School honors two alumni at Reunion Weekend
Allison Marsh Bogdanovic and David Shimp, 2001 graduates, received Jepson School of Leadership Studies awards at Reunion Weekend 2011.
May 19, 2011
McDowell, student pen op-ed honoring leadership legacy of legendary bluegrass singer
Gary L. McDowell and Kelly Landers, ’11, co-authored an article in the Richmond Times-Dispatch on the legacy and leadership of bluegrass singer Hazel Dickens.
May 17, 2011
Human Resource Management chair and graduate student co-publish paper in international journal
Dr. Patricia Strait, chair of the Human Resource Management program, and Mary Hagood, C'11, have received notification that their co-authored paper has been accepted for publication in a forthcoming issue of The Global Studies Journal.
May 16, 2011
May 15 Graduates face fight for jobs (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
Richard Coughlan, senior associate dean at the University of Richmond’ Robins School of Business, and Gray McDermid, a recent UR MBA grad, are quoted on job market for recent graduates.
May 14 UR business school has a top program in U.S. (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
Robins School of Business has the top program for international business, as well as being in the top 10 for other programs, according to Bloomberg BusinessWeek.
Dr. Jamelle S. Wilson, adjunct professor of education, named Hanover County schools superintendent
Dr. Jamelle Wilson, adjunct assistant professor of education in the School of Continuing Studies, has been appointed the 12th superintendent of Hanover County Public Schools.
May 12, 2011
Dean Narduzzi accepts county proclamation on behalf of Smart Beginnings
Dr. James L. Narduzzi, dean of the School of Continuing Studies, recently received a proclamation from Hanover County on behalf of the leadership council of Smart Beginnings Greater Richmond, a collaborative initiative of the United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg and the Greater Richmond Chamber of Commerce.
M.Ed. students named finalists in Henrico County Public Schools H21 competition
Julia Marsh, C'11, and Kristina Nero, both studying in the School of Continuing Studies Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree program, were named “Research and Information Fluency” finalists in the Henrico County Public Schools (HCPS) H21 competition.
Catherine Jackson, '06, C'10, named Sandston Elementary Teacher of the Year
Catherine Jackson, '06, C'10, has been selected as the 2011 Teacher of the Year for Sandston Elementary School in Henrico County Public Schools.