Campus Announcements

June 28, 2012
James Campbell, marketing & communications director, named associate chair of professional network

James Campbell, M.A., director of marketing and communications in the School of Professional and Continuing Studies, has been named associate chair of the Marketing, Enrollment and Student Services network of the University Professional and Continuing Education Association (UPCEA).

June 27, 2012
Chandra Rhue, C'12, named dean of students at Meadowbrook High School

Chandra Rhue, a prospective December 2012 recipient of a graduate certificate in educational leadership and policy studies, has been named dean of students at Meadowbrook High School.

June 27: RIC-NY airline tickets may cost even more (Richmond Times Dispatch)
George Hoffer, transportation economist at the University of Richmond, comments.
June 27: Local CEO confidence fades in new survey (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
The survey is done quarterly by University of Richmond's Robins School of Business for the Virginia Council of CEOs
June 26, 2012
Fall 2012 degree class schedule available online; registration starts July 10

The Fall 2012 schedule of classes for degree-seeking students is now available online. Registration begins July 10, 2012.

June 25, 2012
June 25: looks to match investors with start-ups (NBC12 Online) was started by two University of Richmond graduates.

June 24, 2012
June 24: Vehicle leasing, while not for every car buyer, is a good option for many (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
George Hoffer, transportation economist at the University of Richmond, comments.
June 22, 2012
June 22: Recent grads take grand prize (
Crowd funding was a crowd favorite at a business plan contest Thursday night, and a Richmond startup now has $10,000 to put towards its vision. Plus see five photos from the event at the bottom of the story.
June 22: inLieu wins i.e. startup contest (Work It, Richmond)

Kailey Raymond and Geoff Weathersby, the founders of inLieu, graduated from the University of Richmond this spring.

June 22: inLieu wins Richmond startup competition (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
Geoff Weathersby and Kailey Raymond started inLieu while taking an entrepreneurship class at the University of Richmond--they just graduated this spring.