Campus Announcements

August 29, 2011
Faculty Author Podcast: Dr. Jeffrey Hass
Dr. Jeffrey Hass, Associate Professor of Sociology, discusses his new book, Power, Culture, and Economic Change in Russia: To the Undiscovered Country of Post-Socialism, 1988-2008.
August 27, 2011
August 27 Bernanke Offers Economic Pep Talk, No Actions (Global Association of Risk Professionals site)
Dean Croushore, chairman of the economics department at the University of Richmond (Robins School of Business) and former Fed economist, comments.
August 26, 2011
The School of Arts & Sciences announces its new faculty
The University of Richmond School of Arts & Sciences is pleased to announce the arrival of 14 new tenured and tenure track faculty and five new directors for the 2011-12 academic year.
August 24, 2011
Human Resource Management program chair to present conference paper in 2012
The Seventh International Conference on Interdiscplinary Social Sciences has accepted Dr. Patricia Strait’s conference paper titled “When Societies Collide: Part Three – Integrating Disparate Voices for a New Immigration Model.” Strait will present the paper at the June 2012 conference in Barcelona, Spain.
August 23, 2011
August 23 Airlines to start paying bumped passengers (Richmond Times-Dispatch)

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

August 18 The Broadsmoore Group Names Matthew Clifford as its New Chief Financial Officer (PR Web)
Clifford received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in accounting from the University of Richmond. 
August 16 Study says airports have $29 billion impact on Virginia (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
George Hoffer, transportation economist in the Robins School of Business, comments.
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.