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September 18, 2015
36th annual 'Arts Around the Lake' event to take place Oct. 4
University of Richmond’s 36th annual “Arts Around the Lake” will take place Oct. 4 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. The event is part of UR’s Family Weekend celebration.
September 17, 2015
Former Google CFO to be Robins Executive Speaker Series guest
The University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business will welcome Patrick Pichette, former senior vice president and chief financial officer of Google, as a Robins Executive Speaker Series guest on Oct. 1, 6-7 p.m., in Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium. Pichette will share insights from his career at the global technology company.
September 16, 2015
Spirit Week at University of Richmond celebrates upcoming UCI Road World Championship; Richmond hosts start of Men's Elite Road Race
The University of Richmond will hold a bike-related Spirit Week Sept. 20-27, celebrating the UCI Road World Championship. Richmond is hosting the start of the Men’s Elite Road Race – the marquee race – on campus Sept. 27, the final day of the competition.
September 15, 2015
University of Richmond's dean of admission Gil Villanueva named chair of The Common Application Board of Directors
Gil J. Villanueva, University of Richmond’s associate vice president and dean of admission, has been named chair of the Board of Directors for The Common Application, a leading higher education membership organization.
University of Richmond hosts former Virginia executioner to discuss criminal justice and why he now opposes the death penalty
The University of Richmond will host an interview with Virginia’s former executioner Jerry Givens on Thursday, September 24 from 5-6:30 p.m. in the Gottwald Center for the Sciences Auditorium. The event is open to the public and a reception will follow.
September 14, 2015
University of Richmond hosts workshop on masculinity to help college men succeed at college and beyond
The University of Richmond will be hosting the seventh annual Today’s College Man (TCM) Workshop on Oct. 12, 2015.
September 11, 2015
University of Richmond faculty, staff and students to participate in NAACP's 'America's Journey for Justice' march this weekend
Members of the University of Richmond community plan to participate in the NAACP’s “America’s Journey for Justice” when it comes through Richmond tomorrow, Sept. 12.
Upcoming HHMI Science Symposium showcases University of Richmond students' summer research in STEM fields
The University of Richmond’s School of Arts and Sciences will host its annual HHMI Science Symposium on the afternoon of Sept. 25 in the Gottwald Center for the Sciences.
September 9, 2015
U.S. News & World Report ranks University of Richmond in top 25 for 'Best Value' among national liberal arts colleges
U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges 2016” guide has ranked University of Richmond as the 23rd “Best Value” among national liberal arts colleges. Overall, Richmond ranked 32nd on the National Liberal Arts College ranking.
September 8, 2015
2015-16 Jepson Leadership Forum to focus on health, science and the future, programs free but registration required
A bioethicist hailed by many as “the world’s most influential living philosopher” and a New York Times bestselling author whose cutting-edge research “unpacks the mental strategies that lead to clearer thinking and deeper insights” are among speakers at the 2015-16 Jepson Leadership Forum lecture series at University of Richmond.