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  1. McConnell Library holds seventh annual Winesett Book Collecting Contest »


    Radford’s book lovers gathered on Tuesday, Nov. 18, to celebrate the winners of Radford University's seventh annual Winesett Book Collecting Contest.

  2. Radford impresses on The Economist's first-ever college rankings »


    Radford University can chalk up another accolade thanks to an appearance on The Economist's first-ever college ranking, where it was listed as one of the 10 most valuable educations in Virginia.

  3. Energy-saving tips for the holidays »


    Whether your holiday plans include family dinners, trips to visit friends or quiet time at home, they can mean increased energy use and utility bills. Check out these seasonal energy-saving tips from Virginia Energy Sense.

  4. Radford men's basketball takes down Georgetown in double overtime »


    With less than two seconds remaining in the second overtime, senior guard Rashun Davis hit a 3-pointer to give the Radford men’s basketball team a dramatic 82-80  victory at Georgetown Saturday in Washington, D.C.

  5. Making and innovation initiative meets sumo wrestling »


    On Nov. 7, Radford University and the City of Radford schools hosted the second BattleBots competition in which high school and middle school students got creative with robots they built to battle for supremacy.

  6. Death row exonoree spins real-life crime and horror story »


    A real “dead man walking” told a horror story to a standing-room-only audience in the Hurlburt Student Center Auditorium Nov. 3.

  7. Fear 2 Freedom brings sexual assault awareness to campus »


    Radford University students united Nov. 10 to support a powerful movement that brings hope and healing to survivors of sexual assault across the Commonwealth, the country and the world.

  8. Radford University honors past and current service members at 2015 Veterans Day Ceremony »


    Radford University honored men and women who served their country at the 2015 Veterans Day Ceremony in the Hurlburt Student Center.

  9. RU faculty talk workplace incivility on public radio »


    COBE faculty members Dan Davidson and Danylle Kunkel will speak about their research into workplace incivility this week on the With Good Reason public radio program.