News Releases

February 13, 2015
University of Richmond students help fight global hunger

University of Richmond’s Food Access Coalition will host the fourth annual Stop Hunger Now meal packaging event Feb. 21 from 2-4 p.m. in Tyler Haynes Commons, Alice Haynes Room. The group is working to package more than 12,000 meals this year for people in need.

May 16, 2011
UR named to President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll
The Corporation for National and Community Service has named University of Richmond to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.
January 5, 2011
Carnegie Foundation recognizes University of Richmond for focus on community engagement
The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has selected the University of Richmond for its classification recognizing colleges and universities "that support dynamic and noteworthy community engagement."
February 26, 2010
University of Richmond named to President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for 2009
University of Richmond has been named to a national honor roll of colleges and universities with innovative community service programs that are committed to service learning and civic engagement.
February 19, 2010
UR Downtown to participate in First Fridays East
Artwork by University of Richmond and Richmond elementary school student will anchor an exhibition at UR Downtown during first Fridays East.
January 29, 2010
University community to build Habitat house in Highland Park
The University of Richmond will continue its involvement in the Highland Park neighborhood by building a second house there this spring in partnership with Richmond Metropolitan Habitat for Humanity.