News Releases

January 27, 2015
2015 Women of Color Conference will feature 'Colored Girl Confidential' blogger at University of Richmond Feb. 13

Keynote speaker LC Johnson of the blog “Colored Girl Confidential” will foster a dialogue about current issues facing women of color in this year’s Connecting Women of Color Conference,  “When I Look at You I See…” at the Jepson Alumni Center, Feb. 13, 1:30-5 p.m. The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required.

'Berkshire Beyond Buffett' author to speak at University of Richmond

In “Berkshire Beyond Buffett,” Lawrence A. Cunningham challenges the assumption that without Warren Buffett Berkshire Hathaway cannot survive.

January 22, 2015
Guest artist at University of Richmond offers unique experience; light installation to reflect image onto Westhampton Lake

Martin Bonadeo, a guest artist from Argentina, will unveil a new installation, “Reflection,” at the University of Richmond on Feb. 5, 6 p.m. at the Tyler Haynes Commons overlooking Westhampton Lake. During the event, which is free and open to the campus and general community, the artist will deliver a few brief remarks.

January 21, 2015
Bethany McLean, writer known for work on Enron scandal and 2008 financial crisis, to be Robins Executive Speaker Series guest Feb. 3
Author and columnist Bethany McLean, will speak at the University of Richmond as a Robins Executive Speaker Series guest on Feb. 3, 6-7 p.m., in the Robins School of Business Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium. This event and following reception is free and open to the public, but registration is required.
January 20, 2015
Robins School of Business, Virginia Council of CEOs survey shows continuing optimism among CEOs

The fourth quarter 2014 CEO Economic Outlook survey by the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business and the Virginia Council of CEOs once again finds strong optimism among chief executives in central Virginia.

January 15, 2015
University of Richmond, Secure Futures announce solar power installation; first in Virginia under pilot program

University of Richmond and Secure Futures, a solar energy developer based in Staunton, Va., have reached an agreement to install solar panels on the roof of UR’s Weinstein Center for Recreation and Wellness.

January 7, 2015
University of Richmond community celebrates MLK Day

In celebration of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, the University of Richmond has planned a variety of activities to honor Dr. King’s legacy of faith, justice and social change and to continue to engage his dream.

January 5, 2015
Fulfill your New Year's resolution at the University of Richmond; running and walking trails offer great exercise opportunities

Losing weight and getting into better shape are two of the most popular New Year’s resolutions.

The University of Richmond has several trails around the lake and hills of campus to help you achieve your health goals in 2015. Each provides unique scenery and terrain appropriate for walking, jogging or running.

 

December 23, 2014
Thomas A. Silvestri, president and publisher of Richmond Times-Dispatch, to be C-Suite Conversation guest Jan. 14
Thomas A. Silvestri, president and publisher of the Richmond Times-Dispatch, will participate in a C-Suite Conversation 8 a.m. Jan. 14 at the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business. The program will be held in Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium. It is free and open to the public, but registration is required.
December 12, 2014
Historian Laura Auricchio to discuss her biography of Marquis de Lafayette at the University of Richmond Jan. 29
Laura Auricchio, a specialist in 18th century French history and art, will speak about her biography, “The Marquis: Lafayette Reconsidered,” at the University of Richmond in the International Center Commons, Jan. 29, 3-4 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.