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News & Events

  1. Two ceremonies launch RU graduates on health care careers »


    As part of the 2015 Spring Commencement weekend, Radford University graduates who will enter the allied health care field were awarded the symbols of their readiness Friday at a pair of events.

  2. Korean medicine practitioner featured at premiere Transcultural Practice Symposium »


    The science of a medical practice from Korea and its potential to complement Western health care was the topic of the first-ever Transcultural Practice Symposium.

  3. School of Nursing student joins national nursing policy organization »


    As a Student Fellow, junior nursing major Jada Dingess joined SON Director Tony Ramsey for the three-day American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) Student Policy Summit March 22-24 in Washington, D.C.

  4. RU School of Nursing again posts impressive licensing exam pass rate results »


    Graduates of the Radford University School of Nursing have again burnished the school's prestigious reputation.

  5. RU nursing professor earns prestigious Virginia professional accolade »


    Radford University Assistant Professor of Nursing Laura LaRue has been awarded the Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners (VCNP) Education Award.

  6. Nursing journal names text co-edited by RU professor "Book of the Year" »


    "Healthy Aging: Principles and Clinical Practice for Clinicians," co-edited by Radford University Distinguished Professor of Nursing, Virginia Burggraf, has been named a Book of the Year by the American Journal of Nursin.

  7. RU SON’s Ramsey named to national nursing education association committee »


    Tony Ramsey, director of the Radford University School of Nursing in the Waldron College of Health and Human Services, has been named to the Government Affairs Committee (GAC) of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).

  8. RU celebrates Winter 2014 commencement »


    Semesters full of studies, exams, labs, practicums, research and hard work came to a celebratory conclusion on Dec. 13 for more than 300 Radford University students.

  9. Nursing students reflect and celebrate at Pinning Ceremony »


    Twenty-seven Radford University School of Nursing students recited in unity the Nightingale Pledge on Dec. 12 in a proud testament and commitment to the life-changing profession.