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April 19, 2017
University of Richmond students curate bilingual exhibition on graphic novel 'Darkroom'
A student-curated bilingual exhibition depicting the graphic novel “Darkroom: A Memoir in Black & White” is now on view in the Carole Weinstein International Center Gallery.
April 11, 2017
From humanities to the sciences, from superheroes to jaguars, 300+ students will present on variety of topics at A & S Symposium
Students analyzing superhero films, the impact of logging practices on jaguars and the feasibility of adding a preserve to the National Park Service’s Registry will present their independent research at The University of Richmond’s School of Arts and Sciences 32nd annual Student Symposium.
April 3, 2017
Three University of Richmond juniors awarded prestigious Goldwater Scholarships for math and science excellence
University of Richmond juniors Grace Conway, Arjun Jaini and Andrew Levorse have received Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships, the country’s premier undergraduate scholarship in mathematics, science and engineering.
March 3, 2017
International film industry celebrities to visit RVA for 25th French Film Festival; new features will highlight French arts and culture
The French Film Festival, sponsored by the University of Richmond and Virginia Commonwealth University, celebrates its 25th anniversary March 27 through April 2. This festival is the largest showcase of French film and culture in the United States. New this year, the festival will include live on-stage performances, exclusive to North America.
February 22, 2017
UR math professor Jim Davis selected for Fulbright Global Award
Jim Davis, a University of Richmond professor of mathematics, has received a Fulbright Global Scholar program award.
February 17, 2017
University of Richmond to host international conference highlighting cinema, includes free 3-D film screenings
About 20 scholars from around the world will gather at the University of Richmond beginning Feb. 24 to discuss German filmmaker Wim Wenders’ contributions to the visual arts.
February 6, 2017
Renowned scholar of American culture and jazz studies to give two lectures at University of Richmond on role of art in politics
University of Richmond will host Robert O’Meally for two lectures on the relationship between artistic movements and politics in both current and historic settings.
January 24, 2017
Valerie Aurora, diversity and inclusion advocate, to speak at University of Richmond March 20
*This event has been cancelled as of Jan. 30. For Valerie Aurora, a software engineer turned diversity and inclusion consultant, technology and diversity go hand in hand.
October 18, 2016
University of Richmond 2016-17 Arts & Sciences Lecture Series to feature nationally recognized scholars and experts
The University of Richmond School of Arts and Sciences is hosting lectures and performances on topics ranging from literature to climate change this fall.
October 17, 2016
UR psychology professor awarded $200,000 National Science Foundation grant to improve undergraduate research education
Cindy Bukach, associate professor of psychology at the University of Richmond, has received a $218,716 grant from the National Science Foundation for a project that focuses on preparing undergraduates for research in STEM-related fields.