Campus Announcements

August 3, 2012
Offices closing at noon on Friday, August 3

The School of Professional and Continuing Studies will close Friday, August 3, at 12 noon.

July 31, 2012
Dr. Kristine Nolin awarded grant from the Research Corporation for Science Advancement
Kristine Nolin, assistant professor of chemistry at the University of Richmond, has received a $35,000 grant from Research Corporation for Science Advancement.
July 30, 2012
Center for Leadership in Education director invited to speak at Governor's K-12 Education Reform Summit

Dr. Tom Shields, director of the Center for Leadership in Education at the University of Richmond, has been invited to speak at the Governor’s K-12 Education Reform Summit.

July 27, 2012
Educational leadership graduate takes position as associate principal in Vermont

Lawshawn Whitmore-Sells, C‘11, has been offered an interim position as assistant principal in a middle school in Vermont.

July 26, 2012
Williamson: Four bad arguments against the NCAA's Penn State ruling (and one good one)
Thad Williamson, associate professor of leadership studies and philosophy, politics, economics and law in the Jepson School, writers on power, sports and the NCAA's leadership in regard to the Penn State sanctions. 
Dr. Carol Parish awarded NSF grant
NSF awards three-year, $290,000 grant to University of Richmond professor for molecular research
Dr. John Gupton receives NIH award
Dr. John Gupton, Professor of Chemistry, has received an Academic Research Enhancement Award (known as an AREA or R15 grant) from the National Institutes of Health-National Cancer Institute.
July 26: Risks of more Federal Reserve action (CNN Money)
Dean Croushore, chair of economics at the University of Richmond, comments.
July 26: Only three taxi companies now serving RIC (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
George Hoffer, transportation economist at the University of Richmond, comments.
July 25, 2012
CEO for MCV Hospitals & VCU Health Systems discusses the future of health care

John Duval, CEO for MCV Hospitals and VCU Health System, presented “Rough Waters Ahead: Navigating Health Reform and the Future of Health Care” on July 10, 2012, at the University of Richmond.