“People follow their passions all the time, but I think mine gets stereotyped for being something that grandmothers do," says Emily Whitted, ′16. "I just needed a push, someone to say, ‘That’s not silly.’”
Student interns gain value work experience; provide community service through work in Spatial Analysis Lab
Two years ago, Sarah Rose, L’15, took on a research project investigating potential backlogs of untested rape evidence kits in Virginia. Today, her work is paying off as Virginia completes an inventory of untested kits and makes plans to prevent backlogs in the future.
UCI Worlds Men's Elite Road Race starts on campus
Rizwan Mujeebuddin, L’12, reflects on his role as Muslim Life program coordinator and his first year as a member of the Chaplaincy team at the Wilton Center.
Gwen Setterberg’s longtime love of language makes her the perfect fit for a Fulbright grant to teach English in Argentina
"Most of the solutions to the ills that face our society are right there in front of us. Community engagement means being open. It means being honest. It means listening." The Bonner Center for Civic Engagement celebrates 10 years.
Students conducted interviews and collected photographs and artifacts to help build an exhibit about more than 120 years of Richmond’s public transit.
It wasn’t that long ago that Bridget Ward, ’11, was unfamiliar with the computer-based mapping tool GIS. Today, she’s a GIS analyst and environmental planner working on a proposed high-speed rail project between Richmond and Washington.
Her business education became real when she was able to apply it to social change in the Dominican Republic and back home, here in Richmond.