Campus Announcements

May 23, 2014
Peter Lurie Awarded Fulbright Distinguished Chair
Peter Lurie, Associate Professor of English and Film Studies, has been awarded a Fulbright Distinguished Chair in American Studies Teaching Fellowship at the University of Warsaw, Poland.
C. Wade Downey receives $60,000 Dreyfus Foundation Award
Dreyfus Foundation awards $60,000, five-year grant to C. Wade Downey for student fellowships in organic chemist
May 23: GM sales appear resilient amid recalls, dealers optimistic (Reuters)
George Hoffer, a University of Richmond transportation economist, comments.
May 21, 2014
May 21: Are there any GM cars that haven't been recalled? (USA Today)
George Hoffer, transportation economist at the University of Richmond, comments.
May 21: Newly Tenured...at Boston U., Centre, College of Saint Rose, Southwestern, U. of North Georgia, U. of Richmond, Wheaton (Inside Higher Ed)
Dr. Adam Marquardt, Dr. Joyce van der Laan Smith and Dr. Robert Phillips have recently been awarded tenure by University of Richmond's Robins School of Business.

Dean Jim Narduzzi announces decision to step down as dean in 2015

Dr. James L. Narduzzi, Dean of the School of Professional and Continuing Studies at the University of Richmond, has announced his plan to step down as dean effective July 1, 2015.

May 20, 2014
May 20: You Need To Meet: Jeanette Meluch (Work It, Richmond)
Work It, Richmond profiles Jeanette Meluch, associate professor of management development in the Robins School of Business.
May 17, 2014
May 17: The best time to book the cheapest flights (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
George H. Hoffer, a travel economist at the University of Richmond, comments.
May 16, 2014
University of Richmond launches new major and certificate in information security

The University of Richmond’s School of Professional and Continuing Studies is launching a new information security major in its Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies program. The School is also offering a Certificate of Applied Studies in information security.

May 16: Amazon and two other companies new to the Top 50 employers list (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
Tom Arnold, finance professor at the University of Richmond's Robins School of Business, analyzes the 2014 list of Top 50 employers in Richmond.