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News From Around The College

  1. A Spring Charrette »

    3/10/2016

    Four fashion design seniors sat at a long table in 211 McGuffey Hall. For the 48 hours starting Feb. 26, they worked in this space completing the Department of Design’s annual charrette.

  2. Radford University well represented at the 2015-16 Western Virginia American Advertising Awards »

    3/3/2016

    Radford University had a large turnout of entrants and supporters at the American Advertising Federation awards ceremony presented at the Roanoke Market Square. Several graphic design students and the creative services team from University Relations received awards. Alumni prevailed, as well.

  3. Inspiring music alumni: Rick Galyean and Brandon Alford »

    3/2/2016

    Alumnus Brandon Alford’s story of how Professor Rick Galyean influenced his life is worthy of a closer look. The story began years before Alford, who recently completed his master’s degree at Radford University, began his undergraduate years in Wise.

  4. Juried photography show is a winning combination »

    2/25/2016

    The Southwest Virginia Juried Student Photography Competition opened Feb. 19 to an audience of over 100 people. The exhibition at the Radford University Art Museum Downtown includes 52 photographic artworks by undergraduate students from 11 regional universities and colleges.

  5. Virginia Opera comes to Radford University »

    2/25/2016

    Virginia Opera presents “An Evening of Broadway and Opera” for its first appearance at Radford University at 7:30 p.m., Feb. 25.

  6. The Virginia Legislature meets the CVPA »

    2/18/2016

    Face-to-face Radford University College of Visual and Performing Arts students told members of the Virginia Legislature about the positive impact the university has made in their lives.

  7. The tradition continues: the 33rd Rebecca Orr Memorial Piano Technique Festival »

    2/18/2016

    Eight-six students enrolled in the 33rd Rebecca Orr Memorial Piano Technique Festival presented Feb. 6 at Radford University. The Highlands Chapter of the Virginia Music Teachers Association sponsors the event with support from the Department of Music at Radford University.

  8. Radford University exhibits the first Southwest Virginia Juried Student Photography Competition »

    2/10/2016

    The Radford University photography program is collaborating with other colleges in the region for the new the Southwest Virginia Juried Student Photography Competition. The resulting exhibition is at the Radford University Art Museum Downtown Feb. 19-March 3.

  9. Emmy-winning “American Horror Story” hair designer to share his craft at Radford University  »

    2/5/2016

    Frightful, glamorous, normal and sometimes even paranormal – these are some descriptions for the work of award-winning theatrical hair designer Monte Haught, who is leading a master class and talkback with students at Radford University in February.

  10. Juried Student Art Exhibit Results »

    2/4/2016

    The Radford University Art Museum’s annual Juried Student Exhibition features art celebrates the artistic merits of the student community. The show is up until Feb. 13 at the museum’s downtown Radford location.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Interdisciplinary graduate certificate program in gerontology enrolling now »

    2/12/2016

    With the opening of the fall semester, Radford University will offer a Graduate Certificate in Gerontology, its first-ever multi-disciplinary graduate-level certificate.

  2. Bringing music education to Nepal »

    2/8/2016

    Debate has raged in America over the value of the arts education for years. In some districts, music and arts have been long-shuttered to save costs.

  3. Virginia Thespian Conference comes to Radford »

    2/2/2016

    Hundreds of Virginia's most talented young performers spent a weekend on the Radford University campus at the Virginia Thespians Conference Jan. 29-31.

  4. Fifth Give Your Heart to Art celebrates all who contribute to Radford's vibrant art community »

    2/2/2016

    Supporters and friends of the Radford University Arts Society gathered Jan. 28 for the fifth annual benefit.

  5. Dance shines with RUBY success  »

    1/27/2016

    Dance instructors Aleksey Plekhanov and Inessa Plekhanova and Radford University Ballet Youth student Lindy Mesmer took home prizes at the 2016 Youth America Grand Prix regional in Philadelphia.