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News From Around The College

  1. “Anything Goes” brings shipboard fun to Radford University »

    3/16/2016

    An adventurous cast and crew cruises into spring in Radford University’s upcoming musical comedy, “Anything Goes.” A longtime favorite of theatregoers, it carries its audience from the stage boards to the shipboards beginning March 29 in the Pridemore Playhouse.

  2. Exhibition redefines Appalachia  »

    3/16/2016

    The question is what visually defines modern Appalachia. Is it the coal mines, the rural life of mountain towns, or thriving cities? The answer is found in a new photography exhibition coming to the Radford University Art Museum.

  3. Getting to Carnegie Hall »

    3/10/2016

    Senior music major Harold Bailey and freshman Hao Qin will perform later this year at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall in New York. Both competed at the American Protégé International Piano and Strings Competition 2016 and won awards, which includes performing at one of the most famous recital halls in the world.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Design Advisory Board meets on campus »

    3/25/2016

    Members of the Department of Design Advisory Board visited the Radford University campus to connect with the faculty members and students they support.

  2. Music biz professional offers a crash course in the recording industry »

    3/1/2016

    Jim Fox, CEO of Lion and Fox recording studios, shared his insights on multi-media production, starting a business and building a customer base in a Feb. 29 event.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.