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September 18, 2014
Authors Robert Olen Butler and Amy Bloom to take part in 2014-15 writers series at University of Richmond
Two accomplished novelists and short story writers will speak at the University of Richmond in the 2014-15 Writers Series, Oct. 22 and Nov. 11, 7 p.m., in Weinstein Hall, Brown-Alley Room.
September 15, 2014
Students transform parking spaces into art; yearlong, community-engagement project offers unique learning experience
University of Richmond students are taking part in a unique learning experience called The Parking Lot Project. Through the department of art and art history class, 30 students will transform a UR parking lot into a yearlong, collaborative artwork.
August 29, 2014
University of Richmond graduates chosen for prestigious fellowships
Two recent University of Richmond alumni are receiving a prestigious and selective international student research fellowship through the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. This program provides funding for pre-doctoral students who have demonstrated exceptional talent and innovation in research to complete their graduate studies.
August 25, 2014
Sociology professor honored for dissertation on mental health
Eric Anthony Grollman, University of Richmond assistant professor in the department of sociology and anthropology, recently was honored with the Best Dissertation Award in Mental Health by the American Sociological Association.
July 31, 2014
Associate provost Joan Neff receives award from Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services
Joan Neff, University of Richmond associate provost, recently was honored with the prestigious Outstanding Victim Services Award by the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services.
July 16, 2014
Department of Defense awards full-tuition SMART scholarship to Christina Annas
Christina Annas, a University of Richmond junior from Chapel Hill, N.C., has received a full-tuition Department of Defense SMART Scholarship.
April 9, 2014
Arts & Sciences annual symposium to feature research, creative projects from more than 200 students
The University of Richmond School of Arts & Sciences will host the 29th annual Student Symposium, April 11, 1–6 p.m., at the Modlin Center for the Arts and Gottwald Science Center.
April 3, 2014
Biology and computer science double major Tyler Heist wins 2014-15 Goldwater Scholarship
Tyler Heist, a University of Richmond junior from Independence, Ky., has won a 2014–15 Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, the country’s premier undergraduate scholarship in mathematics, science and engineering.
January 9, 2014
Math, art professors collaborate on paper selected for 2013 best math writing anthology
A paper by University of Richmond professors Fiona Ross and William T. Ross has been selected for inclusion in “The Best Writing on Mathematics 2013,” published by Princeton University Press.
May 28, 2013