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New grant supports project focusing on women and information technology

Kathy Hoke, professor of mathematics and chair of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, is leading a team focused on recruiting and retaining women and other underrepresented students as computer science majors and minors. 

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UR named top producer of Fulbright U.S. Scholars and Students

Richmond is included on the list of U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most Fulbright U.S. Scholars and Students in 2019-20. UR is among only 20 institutions in the country to be honored in both categories.Learn more

UR receives national recognition for commitment to community engagement

Richmond has been awarded the 2020 Carnegie Community Engagement Classification, a national recognition honoring the University’s commitment to community engagement and community outreach.

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Professors awarded grant to study social protest photography

Statistics professor Taylor Arnold and digital humanities professor Lauren Tilton will work with colleagues from Harvard University on a new project making digital collections at libraries and museums more accessible.

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Richmond awarded competitive Beckman Foundation grant supporting faculty-mentored student research

The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation has again awarded the University of Richmond a prestigious three-year Beckman Scholars grant for faculty-mentored student research. It is the fifth time Richmond has received the Beckman Scholars award since 2006. 

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Office of the Executive Vice President & Provost

The Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost guides and supports the University’s academic mission. The EVP & Provost serves as the University’s chief academic officer, leading and advocating for over 370 faculty across the five schools and serving as a key senior administrator.

Returning in Fall 2020

University of Richmond officials are actively planning for the fall semester and continuing to respond to the challenges presented by COVID-19. As new information becomes available, the University will send updates via email and post to COVID-19 response website.


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