News and Events

  1. PEAK Program is getting kids moving on Saturday mornings  »

    1/24/2018

    School children ages 5-11 are invited to spend Saturday mornings in February running, jumping and playing in the Peters Hall gymnasium at Radford University.

  2. Costa Rican student gets Radford University experience for a week »

    1/10/2018

    Johnny Picado, an aspiring special education teacher and student at Universidad Estatal a Distancia in Costa Rica, visited Radford University in the fall semester to learn more about his chosen profession and higher education in the United States.

  3. Sixth graders go to college, for a day »

    11/10/2017

    The School of Teacher Education and Leadership hosted students from Roanoke’s William Byrd Middle as part of the College in Six initiative, which gives sixth graders an opportunity to visit colleges to learn more about the higher education experience.

  4. Radford University interim dean named to Virginia Board of Education »

    10/12/2017

    Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has appointed Tamara Wallace, Radford University’s interim dean of the College of Education and Human Development, to the state’s Board of Education.

  5. Historic grant propels Radford University to national forefront »

    10/6/2017

    Radford University's IMPACT program was awarded a historic three-year, $13.8 million grant by the U.S. Department of Education’s Supporting Effective Educator Development Grant Program. The grant began on Oct. 1 and runs through Sept. 30, 2020 and is the largest grant in the history of Radford University and boosts Radford’s annual grant funding by more than 50 percent in the first fiscal year.

  6. Book Buddies gets boost from alumnus Frank Beamer »

    9/21/2017

    The retired football coach and Radford alumnus recently made a donation to help promote literacy and aid education majors in the university’s Book Buddies program. Read more.