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UR Weekly Roundup | Week of April 10

<p>Photos by Madyson Fitzgerald and Ben Wasserstein.</p>

Photos by Madyson Fitzgerald and Ben Wasserstein.

The forecast for next week is calling for mostly sunny skies and warm temperatures, making it a great week to participate in campus activities. Here are a few events you won't want to miss.

Tell Me About Your Son: Empathy and Resilience While Reporting War

Tuesday 3 p.m - 5 p.m.

Nick Schifrin, the foreign affairs and defense correspondent for PBS NewsHour, will talk about his experiences covering conflicts all over the world, from Kenya and Syria to Ukraine. The event will take place in the Brown Alley Room in Weinstein Hall.

Interviewing Workshop

Wednesday 5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Do you have an internship or job interview coming up? Come to room 305 in the Tyler Haynes Commons to learn more about the effective strategies to research employers, common types of interview questions and how to respond to them.

The Rivals

Thursday, Friday and Saturday 7:30 p.m. and Sunday 2 p.m.

The Rivals is a play written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan, first performed in 1775. The play is a comedic story about two couples who are trying to find love in the midst of misunderstandings and mistaken identities. This rendition of the play, directed by professor of theater Walter Schoen, will be performed at the Alice Jepson Theater. You can get your tickets here.

Chords Senior Concert

Saturday 6 p.m.

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Are you looking for a concert to attend this weekend? Choeur Du Roi, the University of Richmond’s first all-gender a capella group, is celebrating its seniors with a concert in the Perkinson Recital Hall in North Court. Tickets are not required for this event.

The Sirens: Spring Concert

Sunday 6:30 p.m.

The Sirens, UR’s all female a capella group, is hosting its annual spring concert at the Ukrop Auditorium in the Robins School of Business. Tickets can be purchased here.

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