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October 13, 2016
University of Richmond to dedicate Queally Center Oct. 14
Located near the main entrance to campus off of River Road, the new Queally Center serves as a front door for prospective students and their families, as well as employers. This LEED-certified, state-of-the-art building includes space for career expos and interviews and features the latest technology throughout.
Robins School of Business, Virginia Council of CEOs survey index remains unchanged over worries about election and sluggish growth
The third quarter 2016 CEO Economic Outlook survey by the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business and the Virginia Council of CEOs (VACEOs) finds that chief executives in central Virginia continue to have concerns over the upcoming election and sluggish economy.
University of Richmond Graduate Education program hosts book discussion focusing on desegregation of schools
University of Richmond’s Graduate Education program in the School of Professional and Continuing Studies will welcome Genevieve Siegel-Hawley for a discussion of her new book, titled “When the Fences Come Down: Twenty-First-Century Lessons from Metropolitan School Desegregation.” The event will be held Oct. 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the Robins School of Business, Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium. A Q&A and reception will follow.
October 7, 2016
UR's director of reading recognized for promoting literacy in Virginia
The Virginia State Reading Association (VSRA) awarded Tammy Milby, director of reading in University of Richmond’s Department of Education, the Jones-Daly Faculty Involvement Award for her work in furthering PK-12 literacy in Virginia.
October 6, 2016
Jepson School of Leadership Studies professor publishes article on relationship between social status and reproductive success
University of Richmond’s Christopher von Rueden, an anthropologist and assistant professor in the Jepson School of Leadership Studies co-authored an article that explores social status and reproductive success.
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