Campus Announcements

June 20, 2011
May 9 Best College Business Programs by Specialty (Bloomberg BusinessWeek)
The University of Richmond Robins School of Business came in at No. 12 overall in the top business schools, but also followed with nine top 10s in specialty areas.
June 1 Feds had eye on Sky Express before Tuesday's deadly bus crash (Christian Science Monitor)
George Hoffer, transportation economist in the Robins School of Business, comments on the bus industry.
Qasim Rashid, L'12, awarded DRI Law Student Diversity Scholarship
Qasim Rashid, L’12, has been awarded a 2011 Law Student Diversity Scholarship from DRI, the Defense Research Institute.
June 1 Virginia businesses seek executive education as economy recovers (Virginia Business)
Article on the Robins School of Business Executive Education programs that help Virginia businesses. 
May 18 A housing career goes from bust to boom (CNNMoney)
A look into Ed Solarz's '05 (and MBA candidate) career in the homebuilding industry.
May 29 Summer's here, and travelers are returning (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
George Hoffer, transportation economist in the Robins School of Business, comments on rise in summer tourism.
June 4 Former Pabst execs bitter about shift in philosophy under new owners (Chicago Tribune)
Senior Associate Dean Richard Coughlan of the Robins School of Business comments on re-branding efforts of Pabst Brewing Co.
June 16, 2011
UR staff member honored with JMU Alumni Association's top award for service
Nancy Propst, the administrative coordinator for the University of Richmond’s Department of Geography and the Environment along with several interdisciplinary programs, was recently named the 2011 Volunteer of the Year by the James Madison University Alumni Association.
June 15, 2011
June 13, 2011
June 12 Auto sales regain traction as lenders loosen spigot (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
George Hoffer, transportation economist at the University of Richmond, comments.