Campus Announcements

April 23, 2012
Three of Henrico's top teachers for 2012 are alumni

Three teachers named among Henrico’s top teachers for 2012 graduated from a degree program in the School of Professional & Continuing Studies.

Apr 23: Top 50 Area Employers (Richmond Times-Dispatch)

Comments by Tom Arnold, associate professor of finance at the University of Richmond

Apr 23: BioScrip Appoints Hai V. Tran as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer (CNBC)
Mr. Tran received his master's degree in business administration from the University of Richmond.
Chemistry seniors receive $1.2 million in graduate fellowships
Eight students' work in chemistry labs leads to full tuition scholarships and cost of living stipends.
April 21, 2012
Dr. Christine Contrada, liberal arts program coordinator, offers guest lecture at George Mason University

Dr. Christine Contrada, assistant professor and liberal arts program coordinator, recently presented a guest lecture on the development of the Italian nation at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at George Mason University.

April 20, 2012
Poet and adjunct professor Ron Smith sees three poems published

J. Ron Smith, award-winning poet and adjunct professor of liberal arts in the School of Professional & Continuing Studies, has recently published poems in Plume online and in an anthology released this month.

Apr 20: Robert Crowl Appointed Executive Vice President of PHH Corporation (Boston Globe)
Mr. Crowl earned both his Bachelor of Arts degree and his MBA from the University of Richmond.
April 19, 2012
Students earn Fundraising & Development certificate during Institute on Philanthropy's Winter Institute

Nine students from throughout Virginia earned the University of Richmond Professional Certificate in Fundraising and Development during the Institute on Philanthropy’s Winter Institute, January 8-14, 2012.

John Butt, academic and career counselor, receives international travel grant for research

John Butt, academic and career advisor in the School of Professional & Continuing Studies has been awarded a C. Weinstein Summer Grant to study adult education programs at partner institutions abroad.

Apr 19: 3 Tips for Prospective M.B.A. Students From China (US News & World Report)
Yichi Zhang, an undergraduate business student at the University of Richmond, offers tips to Chinese students on how to obtain an MBA in the U.S.