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News From Around The College

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


    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.

  2. Juried photography show is a winning combination »


    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.

  3. Virginia Opera comes to Radford University »


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

  4. The Virginia Legislature meets the CVPA »


    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.

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


    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.

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


    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.

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


    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.

  8. Juried Student Art Exhibit Results »


    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.

  9. Student director takes spring project personally »


    What if our childhood comic strip icons grew up and became teenagers? Find out in Bert V. Royal’s “Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead” starting Feb. 17 at Radford University.

  10. The Wind Ensemble heads to Ireland in its first overseas tour »


    The Radford University Wind Ensemble is going to Ireland for an unprecedented tour in March. Though smaller ensembles from the Department of Music have traveled overseas, the Wind Ensemble is sending 42 students and four faculty members to present three performances.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Radford University made Nicholson a national contender »


    Anna Nicholson ‘16 used the interior design skills she learned at Radford University to impress judges in a national contest from Sherwin-Williams.

  2. Design Thinking Program Graduates First Student »


    The first Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Design Thinking student graduated during the 2016 Spring Commencement. Holly Murdock holds this distinction.

  3. Students light up the silver screen at Radford Film Challenge Festival »


    Aspiring student filmmakers and actors tuned in to watch their very own short films on screen at the 2016 Radford Film Challenge Festival, held on April 19 at Radford Theatre.

  4. International Guitar Festival brings global style to Radford University »


    The 15th annual Radford University International Guitar Festival will bring internationally renowned guitarists to the Performance Hall in the Covington Center for the Visual and Performing Arts April 8-9.