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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.
February 15, 2017
Children's author and illustrator Jason Chin to speak at the University of Richmond about his creative process and science literacy
The University of Richmond welcomes Jason Chin, author of the acclaimed children’s book “Grand Canyon,” to discuss the development of his picture books.
February 14, 2017
University of Richmond "Women in Leadership" reading group hosts panel discussion focusing on higher education
A reading group at the University of Richmond is hosting a panel discussion on women and leadership in higher education.
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.
July 15, 2016
University of Richmond to offer new professional brewing program
In collaboration with community partners around the metro-Richmond area, University of Richmond’s School of Professional and Continuing Studies is launching a new beer brewer professional certificate program. The first class will begin in October 2016.
April 27, 2016
Final phase of multi-year road reconfiguration project on UR campus to begin on May 9, continue through the summer
Major construction will impact the University of Richmond campus beginning May 9. This work is the third and final phase of the reconfiguration of the campus road network called for in the 2011 Campus Master Plan.
April 4, 2016
UR's Commencement weekend is May 7-8; speakers to include award-winning journalist, business executive and FBI director
The University of Richmond is announcing the speakers who will address graduates during commencement weekend May 7-8.
February 17, 2016
National Park Service funds professor's research at two historical sites
The U.S. Department of the Interior’s National Park Service has awarded a $69,898 grant to Todd Lookingbill, Department of Geography and the Environment chair and associate professor of biology at the University of Richmond.
February 8, 2016
University of Richmond to host panel discussion on hip-hop
The panel will feature five professors who have authored books on the political and social implications of hip-hop. Andrea Simpson, associate professor of political science at the Univer
February 4, 2016