The School of Arts and Sciences is the first school of every undergraduate at UR. We welcome students to courses of discovery and creation, through 22 departments and 10 interdisciplinary programs.
- Davis Fulbright
Dr. Jim Davis recently received a Fulbright Global Scholar award, to allow him to travel to Germany, France, and Canada to work with colleagues on solving problems related to coding theory and combinatorics
- Dumbaugh Book Award
Dr. Della Dumbuagh co-edited A Century of Advancing Mathematics, which was recently named an Outstanding Academic Title by Choice, a publication of the Association of College and Research Libraries.
- Richards-Dowden Article
Dr. Bedelia Richards-Dowden recently published "Tracking and Racialization in Schools" in the journal Sociology of Race and Ethnicity.
- Denny Presentation
Dr. Jory Denny presented his paper, "Dynamic Region-biased Rapidly-exploring Random Trees," at the Twelfth International Workshop on the Algorithmic Foundations of Robotics (WAFR) in December. This is one of the top conferences in the robotics field.
- Grollman Article
Dr. Eric Grollman published “Sexual Health and Multiple Forms of Discrimination Among Heterosexual Youth” in the journal Social Problems.
- Ransom Chapter
Dr. Elizabeth Ransom contributed a chapter “Agriculture Science and Technology: Tensions and Contradictions” in the recently published International Handbook of Rural Studies.
- Lambert Book
Dr. Kelly Lambert recently published the book Biological Psychology.
- Cobb Book
Dr. Stephanie Cobb recently published Divine Deliverance: Pain and Painlessness in Early Christian Martyr Texts.
- Kapanga Book
Kasongo Kapanga recently published the book The Writing of the Nation: Expressing Identity through Congolese Literary Texts and Films. He was also recently featured on Podcasts@Boatwright, discussing the book.
- Bowie Research Featured
The Washington Post cited Dr. Jennifer Bowie's research in their article on how Trump's judicial influence could extend beyond the Supreme Court.
Scholarship Repository Readership
The University of Richmond's Scholarship Repository shares faculty publications with a world-wide audience. The map below shows where articles from arts and sciences faculty are being read around the globe.
Dean Rankine's Colloquy Speech
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- Teacher Open HouseMar084:00 PM - 7:00 PMTeacher Open House, free and open to k-12 teachers and homeschool educators. In conjunction with the exhibition "Crooked... Continue reading
- Life After Richmond: Repaying Federal Student LoansMar144:00 PM - 5:00 PMThere are a variety of different payment plans and options to be aware of as you begin paying back federal student... Continue reading
- Choosing a Major WorkshopMar154:00 PM - 5:00 PMBring your laptop to start exploring resources and majors during the workshop!... Continue reading
- Locker Room Talk and its (Dis)Contents: Vulgarity at the Market and BeyondMar154:30 PM - 6:00 PMThe Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures welcomes Dr. Suzanne Menair, assistant professor of anthropology... Continue reading
- Demystifying the Richmond Guarantee: Obtaining Funding for Summer InternshipsMar155:00 PM - 6:00 PMWhat is the Richmond Guarantee? How do I access up to $4000 to support my internship experience? What do I need to do to... Continue reading
- Peace Corps Information SessionMar155:00 PM - 6:00 PMPeace Corps will be hosting an Information Session to talk with students about the opportunities with the world-wide... Continue reading
- University of Virginia Darden School of Business Information SessionMar155:00 PM - 6:00 PMUVA Darden School of Business will be hosting an Information Session to talk with students about their MBA Program and... Continue reading
- Artists' ConversationMar156:00 PM - 8:00 PMArtists' conversation with Eric Rodenbeck, Founder, CEO, and Creative Director, Stamen Design, San Francisco; and... Continue reading
- Life After Richmond: Benefits & Job Offer NegotiationMar1612:00 PM - 1:30 PMA part of the Life After Richmond series...... Continue reading
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