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April 11, 2016
University of Richmond receives competitive Beckman Foundation student research grant; fourth consecutive award for UR
The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation awarded the University of Richmond a prestigious three-year Beckman Scholars grant for faculty-mentored student research.
April 8, 2016
Robins School of Business names Scott Hetzer, retired Dominion SVP and treasurer, as its Executive of the Year
University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business has named Scott Hetzer, retired Dominion senior vice president and treasurer, as its Executive of the Year.
April 5, 2016
Edwin Cameron, renowned gay rights, AIDS activist to speak at University of Richmond School of Law
Edwin Cameron, who serves as a justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa, will give a lecture at the University of Richmond School of Law titled “Queer and African: Constitutional Protection for LGBTI Persons in South Africa’s Constitution,” on April 19, 4 p.m. in the Law School’s Moot Court Room.
April 4, 2016
UR's Commencement weekend is May 7-8; speakers to include award-winning journalist, business executive and FBI director
The University of Richmond is announcing the speakers who will address graduates during commencement weekend May 7-8.
April 1, 2016
UR students design exhibition focusing on visitors to Richmond
The University of Richmond Downtown’s Wilton Companies Gallery, located at 626 E. Broad St., is hosting a new exhibition titled, “Greetings from Richmond, Virginia: Visitors through the Centuries.”
UR and VCU cohost Virginia Power Dialog focusing on clean energy
The University of Richmond and Virginia Commonwealth University will cohost the Virginia Power Dialog on April 8.
March 29, 2016
UR student awarded prestigious $10,000 Projects for Peace Grant
Luka Klimaviciute, a University of Richmond senior majoring in international studies, has been awarded a $10,000 Projects for Peace grant, which will benefit refugees in her home country of Lithuania.
March 28, 2016
University of Richmond cited for its strides in increasing graduation rates among Pell-eligible students
The University of Richmond was highlighted as an institution that has significantly expanded access to low-income students in a report by the U.S. Department of Education released March 24.
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.