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January 22, 2014
Richmond President Edward L. Ayers to receive Boyer Award for significant contributions to higher education
The New American Colleges and Universities (NAC&U) will present its Ernest L. Boyer Award to University of Richmond President Edward L. Ayers Jan. 23 during the annual meeting of the Association of American Colleges and Universities in Washington.
KidZania executive, Richmond graduate to talk about passion, purpose and play Feb. 6
Cammie Dunaway, U.S. president and global chief marketing officer of KidZania, will speak about “Passion, Purpose and Play,” Feb. 6, 6 p.m., at the University of Richmond’s Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium, as part of the Robins Executive Speaker Series.
Staffing is most significant issue facing CEOs at small and mid-sized companies in central Virginia
The fourth quarter 2013 CEO Economic Outlook survey by the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business and the Virginia Council of CEOs finds staffing (finding, hiring, retaining and training) to be the most significant business issue executives are currently facing.
January 21, 2014
Law professor Noah Sachs and student Ryan Murphy call for reforms to toxic chemical regulation in Virginia
In the wake of the toxic chemical spill that contaminated water supplies in West Virginia, a new report by an environmental law expert at the University of Richmond School of Law calls for major reforms in Virginia’s regulation of toxic chemicals.
January 15, 2014
Unigo college guide names Richmond the No. 10 most-wired campus in the nation
Unigo, a college guide website, recently ranked University of Richmond the No. 10 most-wired campus in the nation.
January 14, 2014
Richmond - VCU to share three-year DOJ grant for sexual assault prevention and response programs
The U.S. Department of Justice has made a three-year, $499,984 grant to the University of Richmond to develop programs in conjunction with Virginia Commonwealth University that will educate and train students, law enforcement officers and first responders about preventing and responding to sexual assault, dating and domestic violence, and stalking.
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.
January 8, 2014
Accounting Professor Joe Ben Hoyle publishes book about attaining success
Joe Ben Hoyle, associate professor of accounting at the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business, has published “Don’t Just Dream About Success: Stack the Odds in Your Favor.”
January 2, 2014
Athlete, business owner Brian Jordan to be C-Suite Conversation guest
Brian Jordan, a two-sport professional athlete and founder of Gameface Apparel, will participate in a C-Suite Conversation Jan. 16, 8 a.m., at the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business.
December 18, 2013
Reynolds Foundation makes $250,000 gift to support MBA program's international business education focus
The Richard S. Reynolds Foundation will donate $250,000 over five years to the University of Richmond’s Richard S. Reynolds Graduate School of Business to support international business education for students in the MBA program.