News Releases

October 3, 2013
Robins School panel of business leaders and faculty will examine workplace equality for women Oct. 24

A panel of business leaders and University of Richmond faculty members will discuss “Women, Leadership and Leaning In,” Oct. 24, 6 p.m., at the Robins School of Business, Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium.

October 2, 2013
Jepson Leadership Forum will feature cultural critic Giles Gunn in talk about global influence of culture Oct. 23

Cultural critic Giles Gunn will discuss the influence of culture on everything from foreign policy and economics to how we view others at University of Richmond, Oct. 23, 7 p.m., at Jepson Alumni Center.

Storyteller and sociologist Kimberly Dark to discuss income and wealth distribution Oct. 29

Award-winning storyteller and sociologist Kimberly Dark will discuss the history and current condition of income and wealth distribution in America at the University of Richmond Oct. 29, 7 p.m. 

September 30, 2013
Marshall Center Lecture Series opens with economist Nicola Tynan discussing F.A. Hayek's critique of socialism

A former U.S. ambassador to the Holy See and a former chancellor and provost at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani, are among the speakers for the 2013–14 Marshall Center Lecture Series.

September 26, 2013
President Ayers will open Lincoln exhibit with a lecture on Lincoln's image before and during the Civil War

Edward L. Ayers, award-winning author, professor of history and president of the University of Richmond, will deliver the opening lecture for “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War,” a traveling exhibition that will be on display at University of Richmond Downtown Oct. 9-Nov. 13.

September 24, 2013
Hourigan Construction president to participate in C-Suite Conversation at Robins School of Business
Mark Hourigan, president of Hourigan Construction, will participate in a C-Suite Conversation Oct. 9, 8 a.m., at the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business.
September 23, 2013
Gubernatorial candidates to take part in conversations with UR President Ayers at Sharp Viewpoint program

Virginia gubernatorial candidates Ken Cuccinelli and Terry McAuliffe will hold separate conversations with University of Richmond President Ed Ayers at The Modlin Center’s Alice Jepson Theatre Oct. 10.

American Accounting Association presents innovation award to Joe Hoyle for his blog
Joe Hoyle, associate professor of accounting at the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business, has received the 2013 Innovation in Accounting Award from the American Accounting Association (AAA).
September 16, 2013
Law School student and Marine Corps officer wins scholarship from The Tillman Foundation

Greg Collins, a second year student at the University of Richmond School of Law and active-duty Marine Corps officer, was awarded a prestigious Tillman Military Scholarship.

Prof. Barney to receive outstanding dissertation award from National Communication Association

Timothy Barney, assistant professor of rhetoric and communication studies at the University of Richmond, will receive the Gerald R. Miller Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award from the National Communication Association.