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September 16, 2015
Spirit Week at University of Richmond celebrates upcoming UCI Road World Championship; Richmond hosts start of Men's Elite Road Race
The University of Richmond will hold a bike-related Spirit Week Sept. 20-27, celebrating the UCI Road World Championship. Richmond is hosting the start of the Men’s Elite Road Race – the marquee race – on campus Sept. 27, the final day of the competition.
August 24, 2015
Africa Week Sept 7-12; lecture and film weekend to focus on theme: 'African Women Beyond Narrow Frames'
The 11th annual African Film Weekend will be held Sept. 11-12 at the University of Richmond, Robins School of Business, Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium.
August 21, 2015
Annual International Film Series screens films from five continents
The University of Richmond will host the 27th annual International Film Series Sept. 4 through Nov. 15.
August 5, 2015
University of Richmond hosts series of events focusing on Bosnia
The University of Richmond will host a series of events throughout the fall semester to commemorate two important anniversaries in recent European history. The series, “20 Years After Srebrenica: Bosnia and Herzegovina Today,” will explore the past and current state of Bosnian society. The scheduled events include lectures, films screenings, a poetry reading and a photography exhibition, all exploring the Srebrenica Massacre and Dayton Peace Accords and the state of culture and education in Bosnia today.
July 6, 2015
University of Richmond grad awarded Fulbright grant to conduct music education research in Slovenia
Dane Michael Harrison, a December 2014 graduate of University of Richmond, has received a Fulbright research grant for a journalism project focusing on music education in Slovenia.
Fulbright Program sends UR students and faculty around the world
Three recent University of Richmond graduates received prestigious and competitive Fulbright Awards for 2015-16.
May 12, 2015
Martha Merritt appointed dean of International Education at the University of Richmond
Martha L. Merritt, a Russian scholar and leader in international education, has been named University of Richmond’s dean of International Education, effective Aug. 1.
May 7, 2015
Senior awarded Fulbright grant to teach English in Kazakhstan
University of Richmond senior Kimberlee Laney of Gorham, Maine, has received a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant grant to teach English in Kazakhstan.
April 27, 2015
Senior awarded Fulbright grant to teach English in Argentina
University of Richmond senior Gwendolyn Setterberg of Edina, Minn., has received a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant grant to teach English in Argentina.
November 17, 2014
Institute of International Education ranks Richmond No. 2 and No. 5 for study abroad; No. 7 for international enrollment
The Institute of International Education ranks the University of Richmond second and fifth among leading baccalaureate institutions in two Open Doors surveys measuring the number of students studying abroad. The university also ranked No. 7 among the top 40 baccalaureate institutions for the total number of international students in 2013-14.