Programs and Events

Programs and Events


A&S Commencement Reception

A&S Commencement Reception

Join the School of Arts & Sciences faculty and staff for our annual Arts & Sciences Commencement Reception.

Refreshments will be served.

Open to School of Arts & Sciences faculty, staff, graduating seniors and their families.

Saturday, May 7, 2022, 3-5 p.m.

Alice Haynes Room, Taylor Haynes Commons


A career program specifically for A&S students, A&S NEXT connects students with alumni and faculty to gain hands-on experience exploring and solving real-world problems.

A&S Convocation

A&S Honors Convocation

Each year, the A&S community comes together to celebrate the academic accomplishments of our students at Honors Convocation.

All A&S faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend this special celebration.


A&S Student Symposium

A&S Student Symposium

Each April, we celebrate our diverse community of learners at the A&S Student Symposium, a showcase of student-led research projects from nearly 30 disciplines in the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. Student researchers share their scholarly work with the campus community and the public in the form of oral presentations, poster sessions, performances, and art exhibits.

Tucker-Boatwright Festival of Literature and the Arts

The Tucker-Boatwright Festival of Literature and the Arts is an annual festival awarded to a different department within the humanities.

Concept 30

Concept 30 offers A&S an opportunity to reflect upon our past, affirm our mission and shared values, and to determine our vision for a shared future – a future that encompasses the arts and sciences at the University of Richmond.