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Marina Askari
Marina is the Editor-in-Chief for The Collegian. She is an interdisciplinary major in journalism and studio art with an emphasis in design. She is from Northern Virginia, nine miles outside of D.C.
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Mar 6, 2014, 1:57 am ET
The former editor-in-chief writes on The Collegian starting a new chapter

Marina Askari, the former editor-in-chief, writes a goodbye letter and about the paper moving completely online.

Nov 6, 2013, 6:45 pm ET
Virginians’ choice of unfavorable candidates leaves some disenchanted

Tuesday’s election was plagued by a common thread: voters lacking enthusiasm for either major-party candidate.

Feb 23, 2012, 1:36 am ET
Cheerless: Why we can’t ignore the hazards of cheerleading

Statistics from the American Association of Neurological Surgeons show in 2009 an estimated 10,223 cheerleading-related head injuries were treated in U.S. emergency rooms

Feb 2, 2012, 2:06 am ET
Richmond Alumni in Real Estate

Four Richmond alumni launched a real estate business, Commonwealth Partnerships, in 2009 and are focusing on fresh-out-of-college kids who are looking to move to a new city.

Nov 3, 2011, 1:11 am ET
It’s all about the ink

The tattoo industry, specifically Journey’s End Tattoo Shop in Carytown, Va., is examined by features editor Marina Askari.

Oct 5, 2011, 10:12 pm ET
A Travel Piece: Belle Isle

Features editor Marina Askari travels to Belle Isle to discover why everyone raves about this place for its serenity and charm.

Sep 22, 2011, 1:14 am ET
Art @ Richmond

Student artwork from recent studio art classes will be on display next week at the Pickles Gallery of the Modlin Center.

Sep 8, 2011, 3:30 am ET
The next disaster to hit campus? Disordered eating.

Applying this to Richmond would mean that 610 students out of the 3,048 undergraduate students enrolled, as of fall 2011, had disordered eating problems.

Aug 25, 2011, 1:47 am ET
Music Review of Mute Math: Odd Souls on Tour

Turn up your speakers to blare Mute Math’s “Typical” and you’ll get anything but that.

Apr 21, 2011, 2:01 am ET
Heide Trepanier: professor, mom, artist

Heide Trepanier, an adjunct professor at the University of Richmond reflects on her passion for art.

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