Events Calendar

  1. The Creative Life and the Role of Technology »

    Tuesday, March 25

    11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

    A Conversation with Woodrow Wilson Visiting Scholar, Stuart Diamond Stuart Diamond is recognized as a composer and musician, having composed works in symphonic and chamber music, theater, dance, film, and video. His lucrative and varied career has included business leader, entrepreneur, producer, writer, journalist, composer, and musician. Mr. Diamond’s work as a Woodrow Wilson Scholar offers insight into • finding integrity in art and business • the survival of the classical arts in a digital age • integrating art and technology
  2. Young Women Learning to Expect Less & Do More: Research Challenging a Human Capital Model Explanation for the Gender Pay Gap »

    Tuesday, March 25

    3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. @ Bonnie Auditorium

    For more details, contact Dr. Hilary Lips in the Department of Psychology and Center for Gender Studies at
  3. Cabaret »

    Tuesday, March 25

    7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. @ Pridemore Playhouse

    Ticket price per person: General Admission $8; RU Faculty/Staff $5; RU Student w/ID Free; Senior Discount (55+) $5; and Group rates (10+) $5. Tickets for the Pridemore productions will be available the week prior to the event at the Porterfield Box Office or by calling (540) 831-5289. Box Office is open from noon to 6:00 p.m.
  4. Wax Hands »

    Wednesday, March 26

    12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    Come out to the Bonnie and make your own wax hand! First item free with RU ID and second item is $2. $1 for faculty and staff and $2 for the general public.
  5. Circle of Life Inter-Generational Dialogue »

    Wednesday, March 26

    2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

    A Women's History Month Event. Join us each week as an inner circle of women shares life experiences with an outer circle of listeners. Wednesday's: March 5 (50+), March 19 (30s and 40s), and March 26 (teens and 20s). Facilitated by Professor Jenessa Steele (Psychology). The event is free and open to the public.
  6. Radford Softball vs. Charlotte »

    Wednesday, March 26

    3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

    Our Radford University softball team hosts UNC Charlotte in a doubleheader at Radford University Softball Field.
  7. RU Band Concert – Wind Ensemble & Symphonic Band »

    Wednesday, March 26

    7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. @ Performance Hall in the Covington Center

    The Radford University Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band will perform under the direction of Dr. Wayne Gallops, and graduate conductor Elizabeth Good at the Performance Hall in the Covington Center. Featured on the concert are the 2014 RU Wind Concerto Winners, Lauren Milburn (flute) and Trevor Shrader (saxophone). Works to be performed include varied "fantasy pieces" for winds and classic band compositions by: Holst, Sousa, Whitacre, Camphouse, Faure', Smith, Hindemith, Bernstein, and Ellerby.
  8. 2014 Juried Student Show »

    Thursday, March 27 - Sunday, April 13

    All day

    This exhibit is an annual student competition with numerous awards, including Best in Show in the undergraduate and graduate divisions. The Juried Student Show is open to all Radford University students regardless of major. Opening Reception on March 27 at 5:00 p.m.
  9. Progressive Women Writer's Conference »

    Thursday, March 27

    3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Call for papers to read at the “Progressive Women” Conference Open to Faculty, Graduate and Undergraduate Students. Categories: Women Writers, Women in Literature, Women in History, the Modern Woman. Paper guidelines: Papers should fit into one of the four categories and adhere to academic standards in style of documentation (MLA, APA, or CMS) and be 4-7 pages in length. Papers should highlight women’s contributions and strengths in the area of the category. Thursday, March 20, 2014 Category #1: Women Writers (3-4 p.m., Heth Hall, Room 22) Papers written on a how women writers contributed to the literary world. Category #2: Women in Literature (4-5 p.m., Heth Hall, Room 22) Papers written on women in literature, such as a character in a novel, demonstrating how the character represents women. Thursday, March 27, 2014 Category #3: Women in History (3-4 p.m., Heth Hall, Room 22) Papers written on women in history who have made contributions in science, business, medicine, education, politics, or humanitarian efforts. Category #4: The Modern Woman (4-5 p.m., Heth Hall, Room 22) Papers written on women of today who have impacted science, business, medicine, education, politics, or humanitarian efforts. Please email submissions or questions to Suzanne Saunders at To submit a paper to the “Progressive Women” conference, please copy and paste an abstract of your paper in the body of your email. The abstract should be 125-250 words in length. Submissions are due on or before March 14, 2014.
  10. Progressive Women Conference »

    Thursday, March 27

    3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    Join us for an academic reading on Susan B. Anthony and J.K. Rowling, and hear how these "Progressive Women" moved past societal boundaries.

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