The Delta Sigma Pi business fraternity has been on campus now for one year. DSP only takes current or intended business majors.
Marielle Mahan presented a paper on the role and perception of women in literature in the Spanish Renaissance. She also won Outstanding LAIS major.
Speakers discussed the importance of service and entrepreneurship for young people. Richmond was chosen for its engaged student body.
The organic food movement was discussed as part of the Roosevelt Institute’s Documentaries in the Greek program. Students found the topic beneficial but the documentary lacking.
Student speakers for graduation ceremonies have extensive extra-curricular involvement. They are all Lavender graduates: seniors who identify as LGBTQ or allies.
After meeting the World Autism Awareness Day coordinator at the UN, Diamond was invited to speak. She presented on the therapy program she started in Palestine.
Chris Hamby won the Pulitzer Prize for his investigative report on lawyers and doctors who rigged a system to deny benefits to coal miners who have black lung disease.
The event will include a panel discussion of students among entrepreneurs and political leaders including Tim Kaine. Followed by a networking reception.
LAIS majors are required to present a 10-minute research paper in Spanish. Martín Bonadeo will lecture on new languages in contemporary Latin American art.
Twenty-four hours of data from airport wind censors will translate into four minutes of musical notes. A visiting professor is in charge of this project.
Richmond locals and students have a new place to hang out and bump into old friends. Hardywood Park Craft Brewery hosts about 10 food trucks on Thursday nights.
Most University of Richmond students have heard news of the recent cholera outbreak in Haiti, but the gravity of the situation was made clearer on Wednesday afternoon.
Prescription drugs, narcotics, sexual crimes, and prevention are examined in statistical detail.
The analysis harnesses data from “Police Reports” published in The Collegian, spanning Aug. 28, 2008, to March 25, 2010.»Read more Rice Reports
Alpha Kappa Alpha hosted the school’s first “Race at Richmond” panel. As a close to Black History Month, students addressed the issue of racism on campus.
I won’t check myself into CAPS just yet, but I won’t be surprised if I need to come January. I, along with many other juniors studying abroad, should be prepared to go slightly insane upon returning to Richmond.»Read more Dispatches from Abroad blog entries