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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.
September 13, 2016
U.S. News & World Report ranks University of Richmond 27th on the national liberal arts college ranking
U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges 2017” guide ranked University of Richmond 27th on the National Liberal Arts College ranking. Richmond improved from 32nd last year.
September 12, 2016
C-Suite Conversations provide learning opportunities for campus and business communities, three events this fall
The University of Richmond Robins School of Business’ C-Suite Conversations feature unscripted interviews with leaders from business, sports and non-profit organizations. Richard Coughlan, associate professor of management, Robins School of Business, leads the conversations.
September 8, 2016
African Film Weekend Sept. 16-17 will screen new and original films
The 12th African Film Weekend will be held Sept. 16-17 at the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business, Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium.
September 6, 2016
Two University of Richmond science professors receive $100,000 research awards from the Jeffress Memorial Trust
Biology professor Kristine Grayson and physics professor Christine Helms have each received a $100,000 award from The Thomas F. and Kate Miller Jeffress Memorial Trust to support their research.
September 2, 2016
Annual International Film Series celebrates classic and contemporary
The University of Richmond will host the 28th annual International Film Series September 9 through Nov. 20 offering on-campus screenings of eight contemporary and classic foreign films by leading international filmmakers.
University of Richmond biology professor receives $400,000 NIH grant, undergraduate students will help with research
University of Richmond biology professor Omar Quintero has been awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Institute of General Medical Services in the amount of $433,070 over three years.
September 1, 2016
University of Richmond chemistry professor Kelling Donald named 2016 Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar
University of Richmond chemistry professor Kelling Donald has been named a Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar by the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation of New York. Donald was one of seven recipients nationwide.