University Communications

Telling the Richmond Story

University Communications builds and protects the University of Richmond brand, with particular focus on improving awareness of the University, increasing our national reputation, and effectively engaging our most important constituencies.

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Our Charge & Work

From earned media to advertising, digital strategy to flagship publications, we build and deploy a strategic and multifaceted suite of tools and channels to achieve institutional communications, marketing, and public relations objectives.

Brand Center

Consistent branding in higher education is crucial for increasing awareness, influencing perceptions, attracting the best and brightest, elevating our distinctive story, and communicating our mission to the world.
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Team & Resources

We are a team of artists, writers, strategists, and creators who bring the University of Richmond’s brand to life and support the University’s strategic goals — working collaboratively in-house and with communicators across the University.

Richmond in the Media

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May 12, 2022
Va. CEOs expect increased sales despite shortages
Data from the latest CEO Economic Outlook survey is detailed in this article.
Bloomberg Law logo
May 11, 2022
Appeals Court 'Chips Away' High Court's Pliant Obviousness Take

Law professor Christopher Cotropia is quoted.

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May 11, 2022
Are abortion protests at Supreme Court Justices' homes illegal in Virginia?
Law professor Kevin Walsh is interviewed in this story, which ran on additional TV stations across Virginia, including WDVM in Washington, D.C.
New Pittsburgh Courier
May 11, 2022
ADHD in adults is challenging but highly treatable - a clinical psychologist explains

Psychology professor Laura Knouse authored this piece, which first appeared in The Conversation and has been republished by about 30 additional outlets.