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April 12, 2017
Arlington Heights resident receives prestigious Goldwater scholarship for research designed to help pregnant women
Grace Conway, of Arlington Heights, Illinois, was awarded the prestigious Barry Goldwater Scholarship for her research on early-detection of pregnancy complications.
West Chester resident receives national Goldwater scholarship for chemistry research on detecting explosives
Arjun Jaini, of West Chester, Pennsylvania, was awarded the prestigious Barry Goldwater Scholarship for his research at the University of Richmond. Jaini, a junior, is majoring in chemistry.
April 11, 2017
From humanities to the sciences, from superheroes to jaguars, 300+ students will present on variety of topics at A & S Symposium
Students analyzing superhero films, the impact of logging practices on jaguars and the feasibility of adding a preserve to the National Park Service’s Registry will present their independent research at The University of Richmond’s School of Arts and Sciences 32nd annual Student Symposium.
April 10, 2017
Former astronaut and UR alum Leland Melvin to deliver keynote address at Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholars Awards Luncheon
Former astronaut and NFL player Leland Melvin will return to his alma mater to give the keynote address at the 2017 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholars Awards Luncheon, April 11, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
April 6, 2017
University of Richmond student who is a foodie and tech lover receives entrepreneur award
The National Association of Women Business Owners in Richmond awarded University of Richmond junior Virginia Myers the Student Entrepreneur Award.
April 3, 2017
Three University of Richmond juniors awarded prestigious Goldwater Scholarships for math and science excellence
University of Richmond juniors Grace Conway, Arjun Jaini and Andrew Levorse have received Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships, the country’s premier undergraduate scholarship in mathematics, science and engineering.
March 31, 2017
Two UR seniors awarded $10,000 Projects for Peace grant
University of Richmond seniors Fabiana Ayala and Yasmine Karam have been awarded a $10,000 Projects for Peace grant for their proposal to support the economic empowerment of women in Bolivia.
March 28, 2017
UR Downtown to open exhibition focusing on archaeology in RVA
The University of Richmond Downtown’s Wilton Companies Gallery, located at 626 E. Broad St., is hosting a new exhibition, “UncoveRVA: Archaeology of Our Past, Present, and Future.”
March 23, 2017
Senator Jennifer McClellan to discuss intersection of policy and technology at University of Richmond March 29
Virginia Sen. Jennifer McClellan will discuss how policy changes adapt with developing technologies at an event at the University of Richmond March 29 at 7 p.m.
March 21, 2017