Monthly Archives: July 2018

Alumni News Round-Up: Week of July 28, 2018

July 30, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of July 28, 2018: Netflix released the full trailer for the film adaptation of TO ALL THE BOYS I’VE LOVED BEFORE, by Jenny Han (’98). Courtney Wynn (’09) has been appointed Executive Assistant to the Secretary of the Commonwealth by Governor Northam.

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of July 21, 2018

July 24, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of July 21, 2018: Charles Merritt (’03) is the CEO of Buddy, one of ten companies selected to join the inaugural class of the 2018 MetLife Digital Accelerator powered by Techstars. Khiem Tran (’06) delivered blankets to cancer patients across Virginia as part of his work with the […]

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Taylor Teaching Award 2018

July 23, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Spotlight - Grants

Dickson Benesh is back from his Taylor Teaching Award-funded trip to the UK!  In the picture on the left, he is at Woolsthorpe Manor in Grantham, England, the birthplace and family home of Sir Isaac Newton.  He is standing next to the famous apple tree from which Newton observed an apple falling, leading him to ponder the […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of July 14, 2018

July 16, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of July 14, 2018: Cheta Emba (’11) has been selected as a member of the USA Women’s Team for Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018. Maura Pond (’03) is the vocalist/guitarist for Luna Honey, which recently released it’s first LP. Our July 2018 RVA Alumni Happy Hour will be on Tuesday, […]

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