Spotlight

rethink waste painted on a rock
CAMPUS LIFE
Earth Day and every day
See how the campus community works together all year to promote sustainable living practices, and find out about this year's Earth Day events on campus.

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2024 eclipse
CAMPUS LIFE
Look up in the sky
A clear sky enabled excellent viewing of last Monday’s solar eclipse from the Forum and other spots on campus where Spiders gathered to take in the celestial wonder.

In the News

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SPIDERS MAKING AN IMPACT

Joe Hoyle
RESEARCH & INNOVATION
Teaching the art of teaching
Accounting professor Joe Hoyle shares lessons learned from five decades of teaching in his book, blog, and podcast.
Golf.com editor and UR alum Alan Bastable
Alumni
Long game

Alum Alan Bastable, executive editor of Golf.com, relays the course of his career.

Business Swimmers Team Photo
STUDENT EXPERIENCE
Championing excellence
Student-athletes on the women’s swimming and diving team are awarded for achievements in and out of the water.
Heidi Petz headshot
UNIVERSITY NEWS
A colorful return
The University of Richmond 2024 Commencement speaker is global business leader and UR alum Heidi Petz, CEO of Sherwin-Williams.

Multimedia

Andy McGraw in his classroom/studio
Campus Life
The office

Step into some of the most interesting faculty workspaces and labs on campus.

The science of diving
Science Of Sports
How to make the perfect dive

Physics professor Christine Helms explains how to make a (very small) splash, as demonstrated by Spider diver Sally Harrington.  

Student in a hammock by the lake
Campus Life
Peaceful campus spots for Spiders
From secluded areas to expansive campus views, here are a few places to take a break, relax, and contemplate at the University of Richmond.