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News From Around The College

  1. Students plan the upcoming Bonnie-roo »

    4/7/2016

    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.

  2. 15th Annual Radford University International Guitar Festival  »

    3/31/2016

    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.

  3. The Wind Ensemble’s first international tour »

    3/24/2016

    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.

  4. “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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Department of Design presented the first Shark Tank Competition winners »

    9/29/2016

    The Department of Design awarded two Shark Tank scholarship awards on Sept. 19.

  2. Department of Music convocation kicks off semester »

    9/8/2016

    With the 2016 academic year just more than a week old, the department of Music, along with President Brian O. Hemphill, welcomed the students, faculty and donors at the Fall 2016 Departmental Convocation.

  3. Alumnus returns to Radford for guitar performance »

    8/30/2016

    As part of the University Performance Series, Radford alumnus and guitarist Ryan Book ’10 is returning to campus this September.

  4. Radford students take drumline by storm »

    8/23/2016

    Four Radford students were involved this summer with Drum Corps International (DCI), a highly competitive drumline competition.

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

    8/23/2016

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