News Releases

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.

November 20, 2013
Product to keep fly fishermen's lines untangled wins top prize in Business Pitch Competition
Lauren Grainger, who grew up fly-fishing with her family in Wyoming, won the top prize in the University of Richmond’s Business Pitch Competition with a product designed to keep anglers’ lines untangled.
November 14, 2013
Five student teams advance to Business Pitch Competition finals Nov. 18; winner to receive $3,500
Five student teams will test their entrepreneurial skills Nov. 18, in the final round of the University of Richmond’s Business Pitch Competition.
November 11, 2013
Wall Street executives to discuss U.S. financial climate at "Word on Wall Street" Nov. 21

Wall Street executives will share their experiences in the financial management sector and answer audience questions about the state of the U.S. financial climate during “The Word on Wall Street” Nov. 21, 6 p.m., at the University of Richmond’s Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium.

October 29, 2013
McKesson Medical-Surgical president to participate in C-Suite Conversation Nov. 12
Stanton McComb, president of McKesson Medical-Surgical, will participate in a C-Suite Conversation Nov. 12, 8 a.m., at the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business.
October 18, 2013
Cynthia Cooper, CEO, author and Time 'Person of the Year,' to discuss ethical leadership Nov. 5

Cynthia Cooper, internationally recognized speaker, best-selling author and CEO of TheCooperGroup LLC, will discuss ethical leadership, Nov. 5, 6 p.m., at the University of Richmond’s Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium.

Ethical decision making is topic of 2013 Crimmel Colloquium with management consultant Mary Gentile

Mary Gentile, director of the business curriculum “Giving Voice to Values” and senior research scholar at Babson College, will give the keynote presentation at The 2013–14 Hays and Margaret Crimmel Colloquium on Liberal Education Nov. 4, 4:30 p.m., in the University of Richmond’s Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium.

October 16, 2013
Robins School, Virginia Council of CEOs survey finds possible changes to business operations due to ACA

The third quarter 2013 CEO Economic Outlook survey by the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business and the Virginia Council of CEOs finds executives might change how they operate their businesses to implement the new Affordable Care Act (ACA).

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.

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.