Media Tip Sheet: University of Richmond Experts Available for Veterans Day Stories

November 4, 2020

UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND — Veterans Day is November 11. University of Richmond's Media & Public Relations team has developed an expert guide highlighting faculty whose experience and expertise may be helpful for stories honoring our nation's veterans.

Featured experts include: 

Women in Combat
Laura Browder, an American Studies professor, has interviewed more than 52 women veterans and written a book about their experiences returning home from war. 

War Reporting
Journalism professor Robert Hodierne has more than 40 years of experience as a journalist covering America at war. 

Battlefields and Military Parks
Biology professor Peter Smallwood can discuss the preservation of battlefields related to protecting natural areas. 

Brain Injuries
Mathematics professor Joanna Wares researches veterans and their recovery from traumatic brain injuries. 

View the full list of experts here


 Media interested in connecting with these experts should contact Sunni Brown, director of media and public relations, or Lindsey Campbell, media relations specialist.