The University of Richmond's Department of History 2014-15 Douglas Southall Freeman Professor, Colin Jones, will present two lectures this fall.
Dr. Yu-shan Wu, considered one of the most accomplished professors in the Chinese-speaking world, will lecture on, “Tensions in East Asia and Eastern Europe: A Global Perspective” at the University of Richmond Oct. 14 at 4 p.m. in the Brown-Alley Room, Weinstein Hall.
Five homes located off of River Road, along with the Bottomley House and Cannon Memorial Chapel, will be open Dec. 11 for the University of Richmond Chapel Guild’s Christmas House Tour.
Seniors in the University of Richmond Robins School of Business will learn how to market their skills and effectively network, as well as learning a few golf basics, during a one-day conference on Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. at Independence Golf Club.
Shiza Shahid, the co-founder and global ambassador of the Malala Fund, will speak as part of the Richmond Scholars Program Sharp Viewpoint Speaker Series in Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music, Oct. 19, 7 p.m.
Michael C. Leopold, Floyd D. and Elisabeth S. Gottwald Professor of Chemistry at the University of Richmond, has been awarded a three-year grant by the National Science Foundation.
For today’s college students, retailers make it easy to outfit dorm rooms. Before the academic semester begins, stores have easy-to-find and ample supplies of items students may need or want. When choosing decorations, some students work to coordinate with their roommates; some strive to make it feel like home; others want to create what they think is a fun place to live.
Two accomplished novelists and short story writers will speak at the University of Richmond in the 2014-15 Writers Series, Oct. 22 and Nov. 11, 7 p.m., in Weinstein Hall, Brown-Alley Room.
The University of Richmond campus community should expect delays and use extra caution along College Road Sept. 22-Oct. 4 as crews replace the guardrails on the bridge near the entrance to parking lots 23a (Robins Center South Entrance) and 23d (Weinstein Center for Recreation and Wellness and Pitt Baseball Field). This work will require alternating lanes of traffic and a temporary traffic signal.
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The 10th Annual African Film Weekend will be held Oct. 3-4 at the University of Richmond, Robins School of Business in the Ukrop Auditorium.