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Radford University holds Veterans Day Ceremony Radford takes down Georgetown in double OT Jessica Maples '01 came to Radford with one goal in mind: to become an interior designer

Campus Events

Nov. 21 Thanksgiving break begins

On Campus

participants in the Waldron Interdiscplinary SymposiumInterdisciplinary Symposium builds teamwork across disciplines
A single wounded warrior was the focus of almost 200 students and faculty during the Waldron College of Health and Human Services' Interprofessional Education and Practice Symposium held in Heth Hall on Nov. 6. Read more

Ray KroneDeath row exoneree spins real-life crime and horror story
Ray Krone, the 100th person exonerated from a death sentence in the United States, spoke to a packed house on Nov. 3. Read more


Radford SustainABILITYEnergy-saving tips for the holidays
Whether your holiday plans include family dinners, trips to visit friends or quiet time at home, they can mean increased energy use and utility bills. Check out these seasonal energy-saving tips from Virginia Energy Sense. Read more

In Athletics

Nov. 20
Men's Basketball vs. Siena at 2K Classic (at Smithfield, Rhode Island) 4 p.m.
Women's Basketball at Youngstown State, 7 p.m.

Nov. 21
Men's Basketball vs. Bryant/Prairie View at 2K Classic (at Smithfield, Rhode Island) TBA

Nov. 24
Men's Basketball at Penn State, 6 p.m.

For more Highlander highlights, visit RU Athletics.

The Arts at Radford University

Coming up in The Arts:

Through Nov. 20 – Finzi-Contini Giardino Art Exhibit, Radford University Art Museum at the Covington Center

Dec. 2 – Wind Ensemble Band Concert, 7:30 p.m., Performance Hall in the Covington Center

Dec. 3 – Jazz Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m., Performance Hall in the Covington Center

Through Dec. 3 - The Things They Carried: Military Art Exhibit by Ken Smith, Radford University Art Museum Gallery Downtown

Through Dec. 17 – Student Drawing Show Opening Reception, 5 p.m., Gallery 205

The News Now

The economistRadford impresses on The Economist's first-ever college rankings
Radford University chalked up another accolade thanks to an appearance on The Economist's first-ever college ranking, where it was listed as one of the 10 most valuable educations in Virginia. Read more

Battle BotsInnovation initiative meets sumo wrestling
On Nov. 7, Radford University and the city of Radford schools hosted the second annual Battle Bots competition in which high school and middle-school students got creative with robots to battle for mat supremacy. Read more

Alumni NewsThe Virginia Society for Technology in Education recently awarded Doug Saunders '97 the Technology Teacher of the Year Award for the Commonwealth of Virginia.

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Alumni Events

Dec. 5: Holiday Breakfast with Santa
Dec. 9: Holiday Hoopla, Radford vs. VT

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Give to Radford
Winter Commencement is approaching! December graduates, show your Highlander Pride during Commencement and support your university. All graduating seniors who make a gift of $10 or more will receive the red and white student philanthropy cord and be recognized during December's commencement ceremony. Your gift can be designated for the college, department or program of your choice. Look for the philanthropy cord table in the Bonnie lobby through Nov. 20. You can also stop by Martin Hall, room 226 during regular business hours to pick up your cord.
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