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August 14, 2015
University of Richmond education experts offer advice to parents; back-to-school readiness important, especially in times of transition
Going back to school is an exciting time for many children and their parents, but families with students making major transitions to kindergarten, middle school or high school may have more anxiety or questions about the upcoming school year.
August 6, 2015
Walpole native interns at electronic music public relations firm through University of Richmond summer fellowship
Matt Vandini, ’17, of Walpole, Mass., is working as a public relations intern at Infamous PR in Los Angeles, through the University of Richmond’s Summer Fellowship (URSF) program.
August 5, 2015
King William native researches animal behavior at Mountain Lake Biological Station through University of Richmond summer fellowship
Kayla Sherman, ’16, of King William, spent her summer conducting research on both the eastern red-spotted newt and the European gypsy moth working in the Mountain Lake Biological Station in Pembroke through the University of Richmond’s Summer Fellowship (URSF) program.
University of Richmond hosts series of events focusing on Bosnia
The University of Richmond will host a series of events throughout the fall semester to commemorate two important anniversaries in recent European history. The series, “20 Years After Srebrenica: Bosnia and Herzegovina Today,” will explore the past and current state of Bosnian society. The scheduled events include lectures, films screenings, a poetry reading and a photography exhibition, all exploring the Srebrenica Massacre and Dayton Peace Accords and the state of culture and education in Bosnia today.
July 16, 2015
UR psychology professor awarded $600,000 for research on human cognition; grant will provide undergraduate research opportunities
Cindy Bukach, associate professor of psychology at the University of Richmond, has received a $600,000 grant to further her research on human cognition.
July 15, 2015
University of Richmond biology professor awarded $100,000 grant
University of Richmond assistant professor of biology Angie Hilliker has been awarded a $100,000 one-year grant from the Thomas F. and Kate Miller Jeffress Memorial Trust.
July 6, 2015
University of Richmond grad awarded Fulbright grant to conduct music education research in Slovenia
Dane Michael Harrison, a December 2014 graduate of University of Richmond, has received a Fulbright research grant for a journalism project focusing on music education in Slovenia.
May 7, 2015
Senior awarded Fulbright grant to teach English in Kazakhstan
University of Richmond senior Kimberlee Laney of Gorham, Maine, has received a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant grant to teach English in Kazakhstan.
April 30, 2015
Two University of Richmond seniors receive David Evans Award
The University of Richmond School of Arts and Sciences has selected seniors Laura Murray and Jennimarie Swegan as the 2015 winners of the David Evans Award for Achievement in Scholarship and the Creative Arts.
April 7, 2015
30th annual Arts & Sciences Symposium to feature research, creative projects from nearly 300 students across more than 25 disciplines
The University of Richmond’s School of Arts and Sciences will host the 30th annual Student Symposium, April 17 from 1-6 p.m. in the Modlin Center for the Arts. This event is free and open to the public.