Show news releases by group:
- All News Releases
- Arts & Sciences
- Career Services
- Continuing Studies
- Civic Engagement
- International Education
- Leadership Studies
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
National Park Service's National Capital Region names Todd Lookingbill Researcher of the Year
The National Park Service’s National Capital Region has named University of Richmond professor Todd Lookingbill Natural Resources Researcher of the Year.
May 8, 2013
Class of 2013 leaving distinguished record of international and domestic service, entrepreneurship and research
Among the University of Richmond’s 945 bachelor’s, 76 master’s, 33 MBA and 145 juris doctor graduates May 11–12 will be a business student who is going to medical school, an entrepreneur who designs and sells clothing for women with scoliosis, a law student who helped a woman and her child escape domestic violence, and Fulbright and Pickering grant recipients.
May 7, 2013