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January 12, 2016
University of Richmond President Ronald A. Crutcher signs American Campuses Act on Climate Pledge, reaffirms sustainability efforts
University of Richmond President Ronald A. Crutcher has signed the American Campuses Act on Climate Pledge (ACAC).
January 11, 2016
University of Richmond biology professor awarded prestigious National Science Foundation grant for research on coral reef health
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Malcolm Hill, a University of Richmond professor of biology, a one-year grant under its Rapid Response Research program, which expedites grant applications and awards for projects of an urgent nature.
January 5, 2016
Spring schedule announced for International Film Series at UR
The University of Richmond will continue its 27th annual International Film Series with 13 new films beginning Jan. 22.
January 4, 2016
University of Richmond community celebrates MLK Day
In celebration of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, University of Richmond has planned a variety of activities inviting students, faculty and staff to honor the holiday, serve in the community and learn about civil rights in Richmond.
December 17, 2015
University of Richmond professor April Hill named as a SCHEV, Dominion Resources 2016 Outstanding Faculty Award recipient
April Hill, professor of biology and the Clarence E. Denoon Professor of Science at University of Richmond, is one of 13 recipients of the 2016 Outstanding Faculty Award (OFA) from the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) and Dominion Resources.
December 16, 2015
University of Richmond named a 2016 'Best College Value' by Kiplinger's Personal Finance
University of Richmond has been named to “Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s” list of the Top 300 Best College Values of 2016. Introduced in 1998, the rankings highlight public schools, private universities and private liberal arts colleges that combine outstanding academics with affordable cost. In addition, Kiplinger has ranked the top 100 best values in each category.
December 15, 2015
University of Richmond Digital Scholarship Lab releases new maps as part of American Panorama historical atlas project
University of Richmond’s Digital Scholarship Lab (DSL) has just released four sets of new maps in a series called “American Panorama,” a historical atlas of the U.S.
December 14, 2015
Richmond professor awarded competitive NEH grant
The National Endowment for the Humanities has granted University of Richmond associate professor of English Elizabeth Outka a fellowship to complete her book, “Raising the Dead: War, Plague, Magic, Modernism.” The prestigious NEH program is highly competitive, funding only about 7 percent of the more than 1,000 applications they receive each year.
UR hosting Sexual Assault Education Workshop Conference Dec. 15
A nationally recognized forensic consultant, trainer and lecturer will present a Sexual Assault Education Workshop Conference at University of Richmond on Dec. 15.
December 10, 2015