News

  1. RU showcases strong partnerships with area businesses »

    8/17/2017

    More than 100 regional business leaders joined Radford University President Brian O. Hemphill and First Lady Marisela Rosas Hemphill at the Governor Tyler House, the university president’s official residence, on Aug. 14 for a business leaders reception.

  2. Radford University welcomes 75th session of Boys State »

    6/19/2017

    For the fifth consecutive year, Radford University welcomed some of the Commonwealth’s future leaders for the start of the 75thsession of American Legion Boys State of Virginia.

  3. Radford University awarded nationally prestigious science grant to boost campus Makers movement and STEM education »

    6/7/2017

    The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) - the largest private, nonprofit supporter of science education in the United States - announced today that Radford University is the recipient of an exclusive $1 million grant as part of the institute's new Inclusive Excellence initiative.

  4. Radford community leader George M. Harvey, Sr. awarded honorary degree by Radford University during spring 2017 Commencement Ceremony »

    5/15/2017

    A beloved member of the Radford community and Highlander family, George M. Harvey, Sr., was honored May 6 during the University’s spring 2017 Commencement Ceremony on Moffett Lawn.

  5. Multicultural ceremony recognizes student commitment to inclusive and diverse campus »

    5/10/2017

    Dozens of soon-to-be graduates, along with proud families and friends, gathered the eve of commencement to celebrate and embrace Radford University's diverse Highlander family.

  6. Radford University celebrates historic announcement and names the Artis College of Science and Technology »

    4/28/2017

    Radford University announced today that alumna Nancy E. Artis ’73 and H. Pat Artis, Ph.D. will contribute $5 million to Radford University to establish the Artis Endowed Scholarship Fund.

  7. Annual symposium features WCHHS interprofessional scholarship and service »

    4/12/2017

    The Waldron College of Health and Human Services (WCHHS) community hosted its fourth annual Interprofessional Symposium and Expo (IPS&E) on April 11 in Heth Hall.

  8. Alumnus Frank Beamer to serve as Radford University 2017 Spring Commencement Speaker »

    3/16/2017

    Radford University announced today that Radford alumnus Frank Beamer will serve as the keynote speaker for the 2017 Spring Commencement on Saturday, May 6, at 10 a.m. on the university's Moffett Lawn. More than 1800 students are expected to graduate.

  9. Board of Visitors hold quarterly meeting Feb. 16-17 »

    3/3/2017

    The Radford University Board of Visitors (BOV) held its quarterly meeting on campus Feb. 16-17.

  10. Highlander Days prepares enthusiastic students and families for Radford experience »

    3/2/2017

    More than 200 students participated in the daylong event that introduces students and their guests to campus, allows them to meet current students and faculty and ask questions about the enrollment process.