Campus Announcements

August 18, 2011
Partners in the Arts funds 2011-2012 arts-in-education projects in six area schools
Six public schools in the Richmond region have won awards totaling more than $46,000 from Partners in the Arts, a program of the University of Richmond School of Continuing Studies.
August 17, 2011
Thomas Walsh appointed as director of administration and technical services
Thomas E. Walsh has been appointed as Director of Administration Services in the School of Continuing Studies effective August 29, 2011.
Marshall Center announces 2011-12 Lecture Series
Themes for 2011-12 are the Civil War, crisis communication and African economic development.
August 16, 2011
August 15, 2011
Dean Brown re-appointed to scholarship award committee
Dr. Patricia Johnson Brown, Senior Associate Dean for Academic Programs in the School of Continuing Studies, has been re-appointed by Governor McDonnell to the Commonwealth's Brown v. Board of Education Scholarship Award Committee.
Paralegal studies chair sought for insight into military veteran entrepreneurs
Porcher L. Taylor III, JD, Paralegal Studies program chair, was recently contacted for insight into military veteran entrepreneurs by the producer of Venture Studio in New York City.
Steven D.Benjamin, L'79, sworn as president-elect of nation's top criminal defense bar
Richmond attorney Steven D. Benjamin, L'79, was sworn in as president-elect of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) at its 53rd Annual Meeting in Denver, Colo., on Aug. 6, 2011. Benjamin has previously served the association as first- and second vice-president, treasurer, and secretary, and several terms on the board of directors.
Jepson School names Iwona Kuraszko inaugural scholar of Visiting Scholar Program
Iwona Kuraszko, a professor at Kozminski University in Warsaw, is the inaugural scholar of the Jepson School’s Zuzana Simoniova Cmelikova Visiting Scholar Program in Leadership and Ethics.