University of Richmond

Classes led by University of Richmond faculty, staff and administrators, or about key University buildings, events, centers or activities.

Upcoming Courses


If you are familiar with the library resources but want to go beyond the basics, this session will explore some of the more interesting and unusual digital collections and databases. Feel free to follow along on your laptop, but you must have already used your NetID login and have it set-up on your computer before the session starts. This is an advanced session that builds on the information introduced in Bounty of Boatwright.

Wednesday, 6/24, 10-11:30am, Synchronous Online
At this session, you'll learn how to find books, articles, and other resources that are of interest to you. This session provides an overview for beginners or those new to Osher and includes a virtual tour of the library.

Wednesday, 6/3/20, 10-11:30am, Synchronous Online
Learn about the long-term health benefits of just moving! Different musical and dance style such as Bollywood, jazz, Latin and disco are used to inspire participants to embrace dance as a lifelong means to health, joy and fulfillment.

Mondays, 6/1, 6/8, 6/15, 6/22, 6/29, 7/6, 7/13, 7/20, 7/27, 5:30-6:30pm, Synchronous Online ( No seats currently available )
Join this class as we work to establish mindfulness meditation skills, using practices to relieve stress and to promote positivity, relaxation, calmness, and physical and emotional health and well-being.

Thursdays, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25/20, 1-2:30pm, Synchronous Online ( No seats currently available )
We all know how chance events on the baseball field can lead to winning and losing. But what about those events whose outcomes aren't known immediately, but turn out to be monumental in the grander scheme of baseball history?

Fridays, 7/10, 7/17. 7/24, 7/31, 10-11:30am, Synchronous Online
The 2020 Tour de France, the oldest and arguably most prestigious of cycling's "grand tours," is scheduled to begin in Nice on June 27. This class introduces the basics of the Tour, sketches its history, identifies some of its heroes, and discusses various controversies.

Monday, 6/8/20, 1:30-3:30 PM, Synchronous Online
This class provides an introduction to Spanish pronunciation with basic vocabulary and phrases for conversation. Fun assignments will be offered for extra practice. Grab 'un café' and join us for clase de Español!

Mondays, 6/1/20, 6/8/20, 9:30-10:30am, Synchronous Online ( No seats currently available )