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News From Around The College

  1. Destinations: students and faculty participate in theatre conferences »

    3/23/2017

    For the third consecutive year, the Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship granted select Radford University theatre students money to attend conferences. At SETC, several of those awarded support participated in the Southeastern Theatre Conference Design Competition.  

  2. Many concerts, masterclasses and lectures during the International Guitar Festival »

    3/23/2017

    With performers from the U.S., Croatia and Vietnam, the 16th Annual Radford University Guitar Festival lives up to its name. Hosted at the Covington Center for the Arts March 31 to April 2, the weekend includes many performances and masterclasses along with a health and wellness lecture for performing artists.

  3. Remember the future »

    3/23/2017

    Department of Dance assistant professor Amy VanKirk, in collaboration with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), will premiere a new dance work, “Remember the Future,” inspired by the storied history and major accomplishments of the NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia.

  4. Showing Cheryl Agulnick Hochberg's Elusive Desires »

    3/14/2017

    Buffalos with wings, ostriches with human appendages, and a flamingo – these are a small part of the magical world of Cheryl Agulnick Hochberg. She brings the strange and exotic to life in her paintings and mixed media pieces on panel or paper in an exhibition at the Radford University Art Museum in the Covington Center.

  5. Russian National Ballet Theatre’s “Swan Lake” comes to Radford University »

    3/14/2017

    Join the Radford University Performance Series as they host the Russian National Ballet Theatre’s production of the classic Tchaikovsky-composed “Swan Lake.” This dance performance is at 7:30 p.m., March 20, 2017.

  6. Remembering Kathryn “Kitty” Obenshain »

    2/16/2017

    A beloved emeritus music professor, Kathryn “Kitty” Obenshain, died Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017. She taught studio piano, piano classes, organ and ear training at Radford University.

  7. Radford University presents student-directed “Praying for Rain” »

    2/8/2017

    Marc is a high school jock, but what happens when he has a near-crippling accident that changes everything? Does he fix his mistakes or spiral downward? These are the questions Radford University Department of Theatre seems to answers in their production of Robert Lewis Vaughan’s play “Praying for Rain.”

  8. Radford University Art Museum remembers art professor with “Ed LeShock: a Retrospective” »

    2/2/2017

    Artists leave a lasting impression through their art that often lingers beyond their life span. Radford University Art Museum is making sure this is the case for professor of art Edward LeShock. In remembrance, the museum is hosting a retrospective exhibition of his artwork. A reception at 5 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, opens the exhibit of LeShock’s prints, paintings, drawings and sculpture in the Covington Center gallery.

     

  9. Radford University Chorus invites community participation »

    1/12/2017

    Radford University invites the community to join the University Chorus. It begins rehearsals Jan. 23. Along with students, faculty and staff, singers in the local area are welcome to join this new choir. In April, the first performance will be Mozart’s “Requiem.”

  10. Radford University announces second Southwest Virginia Juried Student Photography Competition »

    1/9/2017

    When undergraduate students from 12 college photography programs participated in the first Southwest Virginia Juried Student Photography Competition, Radford University organizers knew turning this into a regular event was worth pursuing. It returns this year and entries are due Jan. 20, 2017.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. CVPA ambassadors collaborate with Makers »

    3/28/2017

    Three College of Visual and Performing Arts ambassadors are collaborating with the Makers living-learning community to work on a fashioned-themed recycling project.

  2. International Guitar Festival makes its way to Radford »

    3/28/2017

    For 16 years, the International Guitar Festival has brought musicians from across the globe to Radford University. This year, the festival brings musicians from North America, Europe and Asia to campus from March 31 through April 2.

  3. Design brings high-end fashion to campus »

    3/23/2017

    The Department of Design hosted one of its most fashionable events of the year, Fashion Fete, on March 18. Students showcased their creations – including the first menswear collection – at the show.

  4. 2017 SURF award recipients announced »

    3/22/2017

    Sixteen students have been named recipients of the Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship (OURS) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) awards for 2017.

  5. Radford in the media »

    3/17/2017

    Radford University was featured in several media outlets this week.