June 27, 2014
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Quest 2014 Vincent Wyatt Racquell-Collins-Underwood
Quest orientation kicks off for incoming freshmen Big South honors Wyatt as Men's Track Athlete of the Year Dr. Racquel Collins-Underwood '01, is a cancer researcher at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Campus Events

Through July 19 Governor's School at Radford University
June 30 Summer II Begins
June 30-
July 1

On Campus

Barry MillerRU appoints new director of Recreation and Wellness
Barry Miller has been named Radford University's director of the Department of Recreation and Wellness. Read more

Brown tree frgCitizen-scientists explore Selu Conservancy
The snakes were scarce at Selu last weekend, but that didn't stop one group of citizen-scientists from exploring RU's 385-acre outdoor classroom. Read more

Hilary LipsHilary M. Lips presents research at international forum
Hilary M. Lips, chair of the Department of Psychology, presented her work on gender studies at an international conference in the United Kingdom. Read more

Meghan Moore-HubbardGraduate student of the month: Meghan Moore-Hubbard
Meghan is a graduate student in Education, focusing on students' perceptions of their postsecondary options in the coalfields of Appalachia. Read her Q&A online.


RU SustainABILITYFree refills are H2-oh so great

Many campus buildings are now equipped with water bottle filling stations, a benefit that goes far beyond money savings for those in the RU community. Read more

In Athletics

Ryan RettbergRyan Rettberg qualifies for U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship

Ryan Rettberg, a senior on the RU men's golf team, carded back-to-back 3-under-par 69's Tuesday to win the U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship qualifier at Clustered Spires Golf Club. Read more.

For more Highlander highlights, visit RU Athletics.

The News Now

RU Virtual TourRU launches virtual campus tour
RU recently launched a new virtual tour that gives users an opportunity to visit campus buildings inside and out, hear testimonials from students and faculty and experience interactive features that provide a sense of being on campus without actually traveling to Radford. Read more

Eica BookoutRU student Erica Bookout featured in upcoming documentary

"Celebrating Champions: 2014 Special Olympics USA Games" to air on FOX Sports 1 Monday, June 30 at 7 p.m. Read more

caving at Wildwood ParkRU professors to present at summer nature series

RU faculty and students will be among the experts to lend their nature knowledge to Wildwood Park's Outdoor Classroom Lecture Series. Read more

Incivility in the workplaceShould incivility be included on workplace performance reviews?
COBE faculty members Dan Davidson and Danylle Kunkel publish journal article on workplace civility. Read more

Alumni News

Curtis Brown '02 was recently appointed by Governor Terry McAuliffe to serve as Chief Deputy State Coordinator in the Virginia Department of Emergency Management.

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Alumni Events

July 12 - RU Day, Winery at Bull Run
August 2 - Radford University Day at Nationals Park, Washington, D.C.

Learn more about these upcoming events.

Give to Radford
Planned gifts, such as bequests or charitable trusts, can be an advantageous way to support students and programs at RU. Remembering the university in your estate planning creates opportunities for students to contribute to the RU legacy and ensures the academic needs of tomorrow's students are met. Learn more about how you can make a difference with a planned gift.
Stay Connected

2014 Fall Homecoming is scheduled for October 10 – 12. RU has many milestones to celebrate including Student Government Association's 100th anniversary and the 85th anniversary of Greek Life on campus. Plan to come back to campus for Homecoming and celebrate with us!

Visit www.radford.edu/alumni to learn more.

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