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.

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
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 11, 2013
U.S. News & World Report ranks UR's Robins School of Business in top 20 for international business
U.S. News & World Report's "Best Colleges 2014" guide has ranked University of Richmond's Robins School of Business No. 20 on its list of best undergraduate international business programs.
Hallmark executive David Hall to be Robins School's first 2013-14 Executive Speaker Sept. 26

 David E. Hall, president of Hallmark North America and corporate officer at Hallmark Cards Inc., will open the 2013–14 Robins Executive Speaker Series Sept. 26.

August 23, 2013
Snagajob founder Shawn Boyer to be first 2013-14 C-Suite Conversation guest Sept. 11
Shawn Boyer, founder and chairman of the board of Snagajob, will participate in a C-Suite Conversation Sept. 11, 8 a.m., at the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business.
May 14, 2013
Bloomberg Businessweek ranks Robins School's accounting program in national top 10
Bloomberg Businessweek magazine has ranked the accounting program at University of Richmond's Robins School of Business among the country's 10 best.
May 10, 2013
Bloomberg Businessweek ranks Robins School of Business No. 4 in international business education among American business programs

Bloomberg Businessweek has ranked the Robins School of Business at the University of Richmond No. 4 for international business education on its list of top undergraduate business schools by specialty.

April 23, 2013
Lactation support company wins Entrepreneurship Club's 2013 Business Pitch Compitition

Cookies, Then Milk!, a lactation support company that produces and sells cookies and cookie mixes for breastfeeding mothers, won the University of Richmond Entrepreneurship Club’s Business Pitch Competition for budding entrepreneurs. Owner Nicole Bredeson, a junior from Largo, Fla., won $3,500 and the opportunity to present her company to angel investors.

April 12, 2013
Robins School - VACEO survey finds overall economic outlook index up from previous three quarters

The first quarter 2013 CEO Economic Outlook survey by University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business and the Virginia Council of CEOs finds the overall outlook index of top executives has increased, compared to the three previous quarters.