With a variety of issues relating to the retail industry confronting the Greater Richmond community, Walmart thought this was the perfect time to convene a panel discussion on The Future of Retail. Local experts discussed the Richmond area grocery wars, e-commerce and its integration with brick and mortar stores, employee training and recruiting, and a variety of other issues related to the changing world of retail in Richmond. The panel discussion took place on Thursday, June 8, 10:00 a.m. at the Walmart Supercenter in Short Pump.
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Coming Up: Three Part Series: Japanese Incarceration in WWII
On February 19, 1942, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, just months after Japan bombed Pearl Harbor. Some 120,000 people of Japanese ancestry were forced from their homes on the West Coast and sent to one of ten "relocation" camps, where they were imprisoned behind barbed wire for the length of the war. Two-thirds of them were American citizens.
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In this interview, conducted Tuesday, April 18 at the Miller Center at the University of Virginia, author John A. Farrell discusses the smoking gun memo that appears to implicate Richard Nixon in a plot to "monkeywrench" the Vietnam peace process in 1968.
Ambassador Thomas R. Pickering's address to the World Affairs Council of Greater Richmond, on the subject of U.S. Relations in the Middle East. The Speech was presented in the Grand Ballroom of the Jefferson Hotel on January 30th, 2017.
In this week's forum, we present a speech by Dr. Chris Bischof, Assistant Professor of History at the University of Richmond, on why Britain voted for the Brexit.
Dr. Bischof's speech was given to the World Affairs Council of Greater Richmond at the Jefferson Hotel on August 8, 2016.
It is presented here in its entirety.