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News From Around The College

  1. Student Engagement Forum to host Student Choreography Showcase »


    Dance students present the annual Student Choreography Showcase as part of the Student Engagement Forum Monday and Tuesday, April 25 and 26. The Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship (OURS) is the host of this campus wide week of events.

  2. Dance to perform at the Kennedy Center »


    Fifteen majors in Radford University’s Department of Dance descended on West Virginia University and landed themselves the opportunity to perform at the Kennedy Center in D.C.

  3. Students plan the upcoming Bonnie-roo »


    Bonnie-roo is an annual free concert event hosted by the Music Business Student Association and GrammyU for the past six years. It returns April 16 at the Boonie Plaza.

  4. 15th Annual Radford University International Guitar Festival  »


    The 15th Annual Radford University International Guitar Festival is living up to its name with guitarist from Bosnia, Spain, Poland, Brazil and the United States. These renowned artists will present masterclasses and free concerts April 8-9 at the Performance Hall of the Covington Center.

  5. The Wind Ensemble’s first international tour »


    They played at the Royal Irish Academy of Music, St. Mary's Cathedral in Killarney, Trinity College in Dublin, and the Dublin Airport. These were concert stops for The Radford University Wind Ensemble’s March 2016 trip to Ireland.

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


    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.

  7. Exhibition redefines Appalachia  »


    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.

  8. Getting to Carnegie Hall »


    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.

  9. A Spring Charrette »


    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.

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


    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.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Radford Quest participants learn to ‘Paint Like Pollock’ »


    A colorful activity sparked creativity in several of this summer's Quest participants.

  2. Revamped Community of Artists welcomes incoming students »


    The College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) is completely revamping the Community of Artists themed housing in Trinkle Hall this academic year into a living-learning environment.

  3. East meets West in collaborative art exhibition at Reagan National Airport »


    The walls and exhibit cases at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport’s Gallery Walk feature a unique international collaboration of artworks.

  4. Departments of Art and Design receive national accreditation »


    Thanks to the hard work of faculty and students, the Radford University Departments of Art and Design have joined a select group of programs with national accreditation.

  5. Monthly brown bag session on caregiving to feature Radford University expertise »


    Radford University’s Interprofessional Gerontology Consortium (IGC) will host Caregiver Support, a monthly brown-bag lunch series for faculty, staff and their families as well as the general public.