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December 16, 2015
University of Richmond named a 2016 'Best College Value' by Kiplinger's Personal Finance
University of Richmond has been named to “Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s” list of the Top 300 Best College Values of 2016. Introduced in 1998, the rankings highlight public schools, private universities and private liberal arts colleges that combine outstanding academics with affordable cost. In addition, Kiplinger has ranked the top 100 best values in each category.
December 15, 2015
University of Richmond Digital Scholarship Lab releases new maps as part of American Panorama historical atlas project
University of Richmond’s Digital Scholarship Lab (DSL) has just released four sets of new maps in a series called “American Panorama,” a historical atlas of the U.S.
December 14, 2015
Richmond professor awarded competitive NEH grant
The National Endowment for the Humanities has granted University of Richmond associate professor of English Elizabeth Outka a fellowship to complete her book, “Raising the Dead: War, Plague, Magic, Modernism.” The prestigious NEH program is highly competitive, funding only about 7 percent of the more than 1,000 applications they receive each year.
UR hosting Sexual Assault Education Workshop Conference Dec. 15
A nationally recognized forensic consultant, trainer and lecturer will present a Sexual Assault Education Workshop Conference at University of Richmond on Dec. 15.
December 10, 2015
University of Richmond wellness experts cite 3 Ms for holiday health
Traveling for the holidays or going to parties can make it hard to stick to your fitness routine and eating goals. University of Richmond’s wellness experts can help you enjoy the holidays while navigating these common stressors.
December 9, 2015
Three University of Richmond leaders are 'RTD Person of the Year' honorees
The Richmond Times-Dispatch honored three University of Richmond campus and community leaders during the annual “RTD Person of the Year” event, held Dec. 9.
December 8, 2015
UR Scholarship Repository adds two new resources for public access
Two new publications, “VA Engage Journal” and “Poverty in Metropolitan Richmond” are now live and available for public access through the University of Richmond’s Scholarship Repository. Launched in summer 2013, the respository serves as a digital archive of student and faculty research, as well as a publishing platform.
December 7, 2015
VBA Foundation grant for app helps veterans, empowers students
A $10,000 grant from The Virginia Bar Association (VBA) Foundation will help expand a University of Richmond School of Law program benefitting the veterans’ community.
University of Richmond appoints first vice president for Communications
University of Richmond has appointed John M. Barry as the university’s first vice president for Communications, effective Jan. 18, 2016.
November 20, 2015
University of Richmond's executive chef offers holiday cooking tips
Few things represent the holidays more than food, but there is no need to stress about getting dishes on the table. University of Richmond’s executive chef M. Glenn Pruden offers five cooking and food safety tips to help you survive the holiday season.