Campus Announcements

May 2, 2012
2013 spring break study abroad course receives curriculum internationalization award

The 2013 School of Professional & Continuing Studies spring break study abroad course, Rise and Fall of the Celtic Tiger, has been awarded a curriculum internationalization grant of $2,000 from the University of Richmond Office of International Education.

May 1, 2012
View Flickr photos of Library Renovations
View photos of library renovations.
Summer Hours at Boatwright
2012 Summer Hours at Boatwright
Dr. Thomas Shields, director of the Center for Leadership in Education, elected VPEL president-elect
Dr. Thomas Shields, assistant professor of education in the School of Professional & Continuing Studies and director of the University’s Center for Leadership in Education, has been elected President-Elect of the Virginia Professors of Education Leadership.
April 30, 2012
Dr. Ellen Walk, information systems program chair, receives 2012 International Education Award

Dr. Ellen Walk, assistant professor and program chair of information systems in the School of Professional & Continuing Studies, has been awarded the 2012 International Education Award by the Office of International Studies at the University of Richmond.

English professor recognized with College Language Association lifetime achievement award
Daryl Dance, professor of English, has been recognized by the College Language Association (CLA) with a lifetime achievement award.
April 29, 2012
Apr 29: The next 10 Femail CEOs (
A list of ten women who are "likely picks to lead a Fortune 1000 company within five years." The list includes Melanie Liddle Healey, B'83.
April 27, 2012
Four staff members earn University service awards

Four staff members in the School of Professional & Continuing Studies recently earned service awards from the University of Richmond.

Apr 27: Is it higher to fly south from Houston? (PredictWallStreet)
George Hoffer, transportation economist from the University of Richmond, comments on the higher prices.
Apr 27: Gail Letts, president and CEO of central Virginia region of SunTrust Bank, to be C-Suite Conversation guest May 16 at Robins School of Business
Gail Letts, president and chief executive officer of the central Virginia region of SunTrust Bank, will be the guest in a C-Suite Conversation, May 16 at University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business.