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October 4, 2016
UR Transportation wins award for outstanding incentive programs
The Association for Commuter Transportation (ACT), Chesapeake Chapter, recognized University of Richmond Transportation Services for its work encouraging sustainable transportation with the Outstanding Incentive Programs award.
October 3, 2016
One Book, One Richmond programs complement reading 'Evicted'
University of Richmond’s One Book, One Richmond program aims to engage the entire campus and greater community on issues of social inequality.
Richmond professor to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at 2016 International Leadership Association Global Conference
Gill Robinson Hickman, professor emerita in the University of Richmond’s Jepson School of Leadership Studies, will be honored with the International Leadership Association’s (ILA) Leadership Legacy Lifetime Achievement Award at the organization’s global conference in November.
September 29, 2016
Wall Street Journal ranks Richmond #84 out of 1,000 Top Colleges; UR makes 'Top 10' list for ability to combine research and teaching
The University of Richmond was ranked #84 out of 1,000 colleges across the nation in the inaugural The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Ranking.
September 26, 2016
Robins Executive Speaker Series brings business leaders to campus
The University of Richmond Robins School of Business’ Executive Speaker Series invites national and international business leaders to give keynote speeches on campus.
September 22, 2016
University of Richmond Downtown Take 30 to focus on local elections
The University of Richmond Downtown’s fall TAKE 30 event series will focus on “Election Season 2016.”
September 21, 2016
Series of scholars will be featured as part of the 2016-17 University of Richmond Global Environmental Speaker Series
A group of renowned scholars will speak on everything from coral reefs to contemporary art as part of University of Richmond’s Global Environmental Speaker Series.
September 20, 2016
University of Richmond sophomore named Virginia chess champion
The Virginia Chess Federation has named University of Richmond sophomore Qindong Yang the 2016 Virginia chess champion.
September 19, 2016
University of Richmond dining director named NACAS award winner
Jerry Clemmer, University of Richmond’s director of Residential Dining, is the recipient of the 2016 East Regional Rising Star Scholarship, sponsored by the Spelman and Johnson Group, from the National Association of College Auxiliary Services (NACAS). Clemmer is one of four recipients nationwide.
September 16, 2016
Weinstein-Rosenthal Forum on faith, ethics and global society brings Paul Farmer, a founding director of Partners In Health, to campus
The University of Richmond will welcome global humanitarian, medical anthropologist and physician Paul Farmer as the speaker for the 2016 Weinstein-Rosenthal Forum on Sept. 28 at 7 p.m. in the Modlin Center for the Arts.