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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.
Fulbright Program sends UR students and faculty around the world
Three recent University of Richmond graduates received prestigious and competitive Fulbright Awards for 2015-16.
June 26, 2015
University of Richmond joins Richmond 2015 partnership lineup; men's elite road race will start on campus
University of Richmond announced today that it will join the team of major partners of Richmond 2015, the organizer of the UCI Road World Championships, a nine-day cycling event to be held in Richmond this September.
June 18, 2015
Award-winning graphic novelist and playwright Lynda Barry to give public talk during University of Richmond Partners in the Arts event
Graphic novelist and playwright Lynda Barry will deliver the keynote address during the annual Joan Oates Institute for Partners in the Arts on June 23, 8:45 a.m. in the Robins School of Business, Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium. Her presentation is open to the general public. Tickets are $15 and can be reserved online.