Campus Announcements

May 30, 2012
Williamson writes on Richmond's school rezoning process and the need for good leadership (Style Weekly)
Thad Williamson, associate professor of leadership studies and philosophy, politics, economics and law in the Jepson School, writes about the need for diverse schools in Richmond.
May 30: Threat of Richmond school closings draws crowd for public hearing (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
Jonathan Wight, professor of economics at the University of Richmond, comments.
May 28, 2012
Jepson School names 2012 Burrus Fellows
Eighteen students will receive Robert J. Burrus Jr. fellowships this summer that will allow them to intern in unpaid positions in nonprofit, government or education organizations.
May 27, 2012
May 27: Faststart: Zipcar cruises into the on-campus rental business (Lansing State Journal)
Comments by George Hoffer, transportation economist at the University of Richmond.
May 27: Unbroken fun: Saving money on your summer vacation (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
George Hoffer, transportation economist at the University of Richmond, comments.
May 26, 2012
LAIS, American studies professor a finalist for LGBT writing award

University of Richmond professor Lázaro Lima is a finalist for the 24th Annual Lambda Literary Awards, which recognize achievement in lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender writing.

May 24, 2012
HHMI awards University of Richmond $1.4 million grant
University of Richmond awarded $1.4 million grant to design interdisciplinary science, math education for all interested students.
May 23, 2012
Leadership studies professor comments on mob mentality
Don Forsyth, an expert on group dynamics, comments on mob mentality and how to tell when a crowd is getting out of control.
May 22, 2012
May 22: University of Richmond's Robins School of Business ranked as nation's top international business program (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
The University of Richmond Robins School of Business has been ranked #1 in international business by Bloomberg Businessweek and in the top 20 in six other categories.