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October 28, 2016
University of Richmond provost named president of Albright College
University of Richmond Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Jacque Fetrow will become the 15th president of Albright College in Reading, Pa., effective June 2017.
October 24, 2016
National sustainability organization ranks University of Richmond as top performer, highlighted for diversity and affordability
The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) has recognized the University of Richmond as a top performer.
October 19, 2016
University of Richmond Digital Scholarship Lab unveils new, highly sought-after mapping project about redlining
University of Richmond’s Digital Scholarship Lab has released “Mapping Inequality,” the largest collection of maps produced by the Home Owners' Loan Corporation (HOLC) in the 1930s.
2016 Law Review Symposium to focus on cybersecurity; former Secretary of Homeland Security is keynote speaker
The University of Richmond Law Review will host a symposium, “National Security in the Information Age: Are We Heading Toward Big Brother?,” Oct. 28, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Moot Courtroom.
October 18, 2016
'Trick or Treat Street' returns to University of Richmond Oct. 23; community Halloween-themed event benefits FeedMore
University of Richmond is hosting the 18th annual “Trick or Treat Street” Oct. 23 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
University of Richmond 2016-17 Arts & Sciences Lecture Series to feature nationally recognized scholars and experts
The University of Richmond School of Arts and Sciences is hosting lectures and performances on topics ranging from literature to climate change this fall.
October 17, 2016
UR psychology professor awarded $200,000 National Science Foundation grant to improve undergraduate research education
Cindy Bukach, associate professor of psychology at the University of Richmond, has received a $218,716 grant from the National Science Foundation for a project that focuses on preparing undergraduates for research in STEM-related fields.
Library of Virginia honors two members of the University of Richmond community: Professor Bert Ashe and Carole Weinstein
A University of Richmond English professor and an alumna and former trustee were honored last night at the Library of Virginia’s annual Literary Awards Celebration.
Energy advisers to 2016 presidential candidates debate at UR
The University of Richmond School of Law will welcome Congressman Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.), energy adviser to Donald Trump’s campaign, and Trevor Houser, energy adviser to Hillary for America, as they square off in a forum focusing on energy and environment issues surrounding the 2016 presidential election.
October 14, 2016
University of Richmond's new front door to campus officially opens; Queally Center features assembly room for 500, latest technology
The University of Richmond's new Queally Center integrates the offices of admission, financial aid and employer development under one roof, transforming the visitor experience and serving students from acceptance letter to job offer letter. This building now serves as the front door to campus since most visitors enter campus from the main River Road entrance.