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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 to host international conference highlighting cinema, includes free 3-D film screenings
About 20 scholars from around the world will gather at the University of Richmond beginning Feb. 24 to discuss German filmmaker Wim Wenders’ contributions to the visual arts.
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.
February 10, 2017
Rosa Clemente is keynote speaker for 2017 Connecting Women of Color Conference Feb. 17; theme is 'Taking Our Seat at the Table'
The annual Connecting Women of Color Conference will be held at the University of Richmond Jepson Alumni Center, Feb. 17 from 2-5 p.m.
February 6, 2017
Renowned scholar of American culture and jazz studies to give two lectures at University of Richmond on role of art in politics
University of Richmond will host Robert O’Meally for two lectures on the relationship between artistic movements and politics in both current and historic settings.
February 1, 2017
Economist and science blogger headline University of Richmond Sharp Speaker Series; topics focus on future in 50 years
The 2016-17 Sharp Viewpoint Speakers program, an annual University of Richmond series that explores global topics through a variety of perspectives, will feature an economist and science blogger. The student-selected topic is “Envisioning the future, 50 years from now.”
January 31, 2017
University of Richmond ranked as Top 50 school by The Princeton Review, highlighted for internship opportunities
The University of Richmond ranked #48 on the Top 50 “Colleges that Pay You Back” list published by The Princeton Review.
January 30, 2017
Matthew Desmond, nationally-renowned author and affordable housing advocate, to speak at University of Richmond Feb. 1
The keynote event for University of Richmond’s One Book, One Richmond 2016-17 program, which engages the campus and greater community on important social issues, will feature “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City” author Matthew Desmond on Feb. 1 at 5 p.m.