Master Your Future
The Newsletter of the College of Graduate and Professional Studies
April 2013

Delegate Yost to deliver commencement address at RU

Delegate Joseph YostVirginia Delegate Joseph Yost '06, M.A. '08, will be the keynote speaker at the university's 2013 Spring Commencement at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 11, on Moffett Lawn. Read more.

The hardy take the plunge for Special Olympics

Polar PlungeMore than 300 hardy benefactors of Special Olympics braved sub-freezing temperatures to splash into the New River in the fourth annual Highlander Polar Plunge. Read more.

Alumni return for jam-packed homecoming week

Alumni reminisce at Winter HomecomginThe Highlander Hoopla was just one of numerous events for alumni during Winter Jam 2013. Read more.

School of Nursing celebrates 40th anniversary

School of Nursing emblemIn a company of faculty and former faculty, alumni and guests, Radford University's School of Nursing celebrated its 40th anniversary at a gala on March 1. Read more.

Students polish their manners at protocol dinner

students at the protocol dinnerNearly 200 students and table hosts gathered on Feb. 27 for Radford University's professional protocol dinner, sponsored by the Office of Career Services. Read more.

Nursing students host senior citizen health fair

For a second year, students in the Radford University School of Nursing hosted a health fair for senior citizens in the New River Valley. Read more.

Forum an opportunity for students to share their best work

Honors academyStudents will gain valuable experience as they present their work April 16-18 at the 22nd Undergraduate and Graduate Student Engagement Forum. Read more.

Grad student accepted to social innovation session

First-year graduate student Christina Weyant has been accepted to the Social Innovation Program, which aims to successfully apply entrepreneurial approaches to social causes. Read more.

Murals share art students' talents with the community

artwork of Cheng Fen YehA new program this semester at Radford University is Art for Public Spaces, which encourages students to use art to communicate with community and the world around them. Read more.

Graduate student profile: Jerry Frech

Jerry FrechThe work of Art Professor Zheng L. Feng inspired Jerry Frech to pursue a master's degree in fine art at Radford University. Read more.

Graduate student profile: Alexandra Herren

Alexandra HerronHuman psychology has always fascinated Alexandra Herren. Her desire to help others achieve a fulfilling life through therapy led her to Radford University's doctoral program in counseling psychology. Read more.

Graduate students of the month

Each month, the College of Graduate and Professional Studies features on its website a graduate student of the month. Click the links below to read Q&A interviews for February through April.

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