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August 3, 2015
University of Richmond's Robins School of Business, Virginia Council of CEOs survey remains positive
The second quarter 2015 CEO Economic Outlook survey by the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business and the Virginia Council of CEOs shows positive views prevailing among chief executives in central Virginia with nearly three-quarters of respondents expecting sales to increase over the next six months. Only 5.8 percent expect sales to decrease.
'Draw Back the Curtain' up for major award at upcoming film festival
“Draw Back the Curtain,” a feature-length documentary produced and released by Jewish Family Services and University of Richmond Hillel, is a contender for the “Best Feature Film” award at the upcoming Flickers: Rhode Island International Film Festival. It will be screened Aug. 8 at 4:30 p.m. at Brown University, McCormick Family Theater.
July 20, 2015
University of Richmond selected as a 'Great College to Work For' by Chronicle of Higher Education
University of Richmond has been selected as one of this year’s “Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education. This is the first time Richmond has received the honor.
July 16, 2015
UR psychology professor awarded $600,000 for research on human cognition; grant will provide undergraduate research opportunities
Cindy Bukach, associate professor of psychology at the University of Richmond, has received a $600,000 grant to further her research on human cognition.
July 15, 2015
University of Richmond biology professor awarded $100,000 grant
University of Richmond assistant professor of biology Angie Hilliker has been awarded a $100,000 one-year grant from the Thomas F. and Kate Miller Jeffress Memorial Trust.
July 13, 2015
Lázaro Lima appointed University of Richmond associate provost
The University of Richmond has announced the appointment of Lázaro Lima as the university’s next associate provost for faculty.
July 9, 2015
University of Richmond chefs win silver medal at culinary competition
University of Richmond Heilman Dining Center chefs Andrew Kerscher, Earl Lee and Rachel Snyder earned a silver medal in the group challenge at the Tastes of the World Chef Culinary Competition held at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
July 7, 2015
University of Richmond summer program allows middle and high schools students to explore STEM disciplines
The University of Richmond’s Math Science Investigators program encourages middle and high school students from Richmond City Public Schools to discover new methods of engaging with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines.
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.