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March 23, 2016
More than 350 students will present research and creative projects at 31st annual School of Arts & Sciences Symposium
The University of Richmond’s School of Arts and Sciences will host its 31st annual Student Symposium, April 15 from 1-6 p.m. in the Modlin Center for the Arts and Gottwald Center for the Sciences. This event is free and open to the public.
Expert witness in State Department trials against former Nazis to speak about work as both historian and prosecutor
Charles Sydnor will give a lecture at the University of Richmond titled “A Witness Against Evil: The Historian as Witness in Nazi War Crimes Tribunals,” on March 28, 5 p.m. in Richmond School of Law’s Moot Court Room.
March 22, 2016
Lenore Vassil, '88, vice president of Technology Services at WeWork, to be Robins Executive Speaker on March 29
The University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business will host Lenore Vassil, vice president of Technology Services at WeWork, as its Executive Speaker Series guest March 29 at 6 p.m. The program will be held in the Robins School, Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium.
March 16, 2016
UR hosts event focusing on women leaders around the world
The University of Richmond will host “Women Leaders Around the World and the Paradoxical Rhetorics of Women's Belonging” March 30 from 4:30-6 p.m. in the Carole Weinstein International Center Commons.
March 15, 2016
University of Richmond announces new dean of Arts and Sciences
Patrice Rankine, who has served as dean for the Arts and Humanities at Hope College in Holland, Mich., will become dean of the University of Richmond’s School of Arts and Sciences on June 1.
UREMS wins national award for excellence
University of Richmond’s Emergency Medical Services (UREMS) received the EMS Organization of the Year award at the National Collegiate Emergency Medical Services Foundation conference in Philadelphia.
March 11, 2016
University of Richmond celebrates national 'Save a Spider Day'
Arachnophobia may be a common fear, but the University of Richmond Spiders are not afraid. In fact, UR is celebrating spiders all day on March 14, which is national “Save a Spider Day.”
Seed Accelerator Rankings unveiled at SXSW
Seed accelerators 500 Startups, Alchemist, Amplify LA, Angelpad, Chicago New Venture Challenge, Dreamit, MuckerLab, Techstars and Y Combinator landed the coveted top spots in the 2016 annual Seed Accelerator Rankings announced today at South by Southwest (SXSW) by entrepreneurship and management experts from University of Richmond, Rice University and MIT.
March 8, 2016
University of Richmond to host lecture by Alicia Garza, activist and co-creator of the Black Lives Matter movement
University of Richmond will host a lecture focusing on Black Lives Matter by the movement’s co-creator, Alicia Garza. The event is March 22 at 4 p.m. in Tyler Haynes Commons, Alice Haynes Room. It is free and open to the public.
Dave Alpern, president of Joe Gibbs Racing, to be Robins School of Business C-Suite Conversation guest March 22
The president of Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR), Dave Alpern, will participate in a C-Suite Conversation March 22, at 8 a.m., at the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business. The event will be held in Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium. It is free and open to the public, but registration is required.