Campus Announcements

September 20, 2011
UR chemistry professor will be honored with ACS regional diversity award
University of Richmond chemistry professor Carol Parish will receive the Stanley C. Israel Regional Award for advancing diversity in the chemical sciences at the Southeastern Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, scheduled to take place in Richmond, Va. Oct. 26-29.
September 19, 2011
September 19 Fuel standards will test automakers (The Columbus Dispatch)
George Hoffer, transportation economist and business professor at the University of Richmond's Robins School of Business, comments.
September 17, 2011
September 17 Industry struggles with fuel standards (The Dallas Morning News)
Comments from George Hoffer, business professor and transportation economist at the University of Richmond's Robins School of Business.
September 17 Full-time MBA applications decline for a third straight year (Richmond Times-Dispatch)

Comments by Richard Coughlan, senior associate dean at the University of Richmond Robins School of Business.


September 16, 2011
September 16 Automakers have miles to go on fuel standards (Raleigh News & Observer)

George Hoffer, transportation economist at the University of Richmond's Robins School of Business, comments.


September 16 Students stay focused with Smart Stacks (Columbia Business Times)

Max Prokell and Connor McMahan, Robins School of Business alums, invented Smart Stacks as part of a 2009 entrepreneurship course at the University of Richmond.


Exhibit: Greetings from Westhampton Lake

"Greetings from Westhampton Lake" is cooperative exhibit featuring offerings from the collections of the University Archives, University Museums, and Boatwright Memorial Library.

September 15, 2011
Latino-Hispanic Heritage Month Display
Stop by Boatwright Library and view the Latino-Hispanic Heritage Month display in the first floor Research Commons.
Virginia Tech biologist to talk about plant stem cells, Virginia Tech's graduate program in molecular plant sciences
On Monday, Sept. 19 at 12 p.m. the Department of Biology will host a seminar led by Dr. Eric Beers, a biologist in Virginia Tech’s Department of Horticulture.
September 14, 2011
September 14 Listless consumers put the brakes on August spending (The Washington Times)
Dean Croushore, chair of the economics department in the Robins School of Business at the University of Richmond, comments.