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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June 23, 2022
Droning for Souls

Geography professor Stephanie Spera is quoted in this article.

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June 22, 2022
Senate confirms first Latina judge, daughter of farmworkers, to Eastern District of California bench

Law professor Carl Tobias is quoted (subscription required).

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June 22, 2022
Ana de Alba, daughter of farmworkers, will be Eastern District Court's first Latina judge

Law professor Carl Tobias is quoted.

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June 21, 2022
Biden to name 1st Native American US treasurer to head Mint

Law professor Carl Tobias is quoted.