Richmond professors take on summer school mission in Sierra Leone

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As many university students and lecturers make the most of the last few weeks of the summer break, a group of academics are returning to the UK having experienced teaching students overseas. With an education mission in aid of social enterprise,…

London voted world’s best student city for second year

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London is the world's best student city for the second consecutive year, according to the latest guide to the globe's top urban study destinations. The sixth edition of the QS Best Student Cities Ranking, compiled by global consultancy QS Quacquarelli…

"Art loses its ego when it's paired with purpose"

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One of our former students at Richmond, internationally renowned US artist and activist Layla Love, has created a non-profit organisation, Rise of the Butterfly, mentored by Gloria Steinem, which works to fight human trafficking. While studying…

Coming in September 2019! Launch of Newest Version of Blackboard Learn at Richmond

An exciting digital initiative is set for launch this September across the University.   Say hello to the latest version of Blackboard - Bb Learn Ultra Base Navigation, Blackboard Learn's modern, intuitive navigation which is being introduced…

Meet your new Student Government 2019/2020

Having been elected by the student body, a new Student Government team is now in place at Richmond for next academic year. Allison Cole-Stutz, Vice President for Student Affairs at Richmond, said, “We’re delighted to welcome a fantastic…

How an American liberal arts approach can improve the British higher education system

Richmond Trustee, Dr William G. Durden (also President, International University Alliance and former President of Dickinson College, Pennsylvania , USA) has just had a blog on the liberal arts published by website PIE (Professionals in International…

Professor Rafal Soborski chairs an international conference in Poland

Professor Rafal Soborski co-chaired (together with Dr Marcin Galent) the Twelfth Global Studies Conference held on 27-28th of June at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland. The conference and the associated Journal of Global Studies…

Rome brought to life through innovative workshops for Richmond’s MA students

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Students on Richmond’s MA International Relations visited the University's Rome campus for a series of innovative workshops with leading scholars from around the world, from 24 to 28 June. The workshops included International Law and Politics…

Exciting internship opportunity for student at the heart of US Congress

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Richmond student, Aleksander Czarski, currently studying BA in International Relations, is doing an internship this summer in Washington, DC with Congresswoman  Tulsi Gabbard, a candidate for the President of the United States who also serves…

Rome symposium held with leading academics hosted by Richmond and AIFS

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Some world-renowned academics were honoured by Richmond and The American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS) by being invited to attend a Fellowship Symposium in June at the University’s Rome campus. Each summer AIFS and Richmond awards…