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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 dean appointed by governor to the Virginia Board of Education
Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced additional appointments to his administration today, including Jamelle Wilson, dean of the School of Professional and Continuing Studies at the University of Richmond, to the Virginia Board of Education.
December 13, 2016
University of Richmond is founding member of American Talent Initiative; focused on expanding access and opportunity
The University of Richmond has joined 30 of the nation’s most respected colleges and universities in an initiative to substantially expand the number of talented low- and moderate-income students at America’s top-performing undergraduate institutions with the highest graduation rates.
October 31, 2016
UR faculty to participate in NSF-funded MERCURY consortium
Two University of Richmond chemistry professors, Carol Parish and Kelling Donald, are part of a 27-member consortium known as MERCURY: molecular education and research consortium in undergraduate computational chemistry.
October 28, 2016
University of Richmond provost named president of Albright College
University of Richmond Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Jacque Fetrow will become the 15th president of Albright College in Reading, Pa., effective June 2017.
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.
Library of Virginia honors two members of the University of Richmond community: Professor Bert Ashe and Carole Weinstein
A University of Richmond English professor and an alumna and former trustee were honored last night at the Library of Virginia’s annual Literary Awards Celebration.
October 7, 2016
UR's director of reading recognized for promoting literacy in Virginia
The Virginia State Reading Association (VSRA) awarded Tammy Milby, director of reading in University of Richmond’s Department of Education, the Jones-Daly Faculty Involvement Award for her work in furthering PK-12 literacy in Virginia.
October 6, 2016
Jepson School of Leadership Studies professor publishes article on relationship between social status and reproductive success
University of Richmond’s Christopher von Rueden, an anthropologist and assistant professor in the Jepson School of Leadership Studies co-authored an article that explores social status and reproductive success.
October 3, 2016
Richmond professor to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at 2016 International Leadership Association Global Conference
Gill Robinson Hickman, professor emerita in the University of Richmond’s Jepson School of Leadership Studies, will be honored with the International Leadership Association’s (ILA) Leadership Legacy Lifetime Achievement Award at the organization’s global conference in November.