Master Your Future
The Newsletter of the College of Graduate and Professional Studies
December 2014

Virginia Del. Joseph Yost delivers keynote presentation on "Mental Health in the New River Valley"

Rep. Joseph YostDel. Joseph Yost, 12th District and RU '06, M.S. '08, delivered the keynote at a forum focused on mental health in the New River Valley. Read more

COBE professional development event prepares students for career fairs, job searches

COBE job fairThe College of Business and Economics' annual Experience Business Casually event was held on Sept. 9 in the COBE Building's Multipurpose Room. Read more

Workshop gives students, educators a leg up on physical education

VAHPERDMore than 110 health and physical education professionals from K-12 schools around Virginia and a group of RU physical and health education teaching majors participated in the workshop, co-hosted by RU's Department of Health and Human Performance (HHP) and VAHPERD. Read more

RU COSD family gathers for homecoming celebration

COSDAlumni, faculty and students celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Radford University Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (COSD) on Saturday, Oct. 11. Read more

RU's Rector joins regional health education leaders for concrete-breaking ceremony

Michael WrayIn a place where precision will be the norm, a blunt instrument started an important project - The Virginia Intercollegiate Anatomy Lab (VIAL). Read more

RU WCHHS names Hodge director of School of Social Work

Diane HodgeProfessor of Social Work Diane M. Hodge has been named director of the School of Social Work in Radford University's Waldron College of Health and Human Services. Read more

Waldron College names 2014 class of ambassadors

Nine students have been named ambassadors of the Waldron College of Health and Human Services (WCHHS) for 2014–15.
Ambassadors from each discipline are chosen for their accomplishments and leadership skills by their chairs and directors. Read more

COBE among best business schools in U.S., says The Princeton Review

Princeton ReviewRU's College of Business and Economics (COBE) has been named one of the best business schools in the United States by The Princeton Review. Read more

Radford University alumnus accepts new position

Joshua Bradley Psy.D. '12, has accepted a new position as director of Behavioral Health with Tri-Area Health, a rural community health center serving communities in Carroll, Floyd, Franklin and Patrick counties. Read more

RU students and faculty featured at Occupational Therapy Annual Conference

new CHBS buildingTwelve Radford University Department of Occupational Therapy students and three faculty members made presentations at the Virginia Occupational Therapy Association (VOTA) Annual Conference in Roanoke Oct. 24-26. Read more

You have three minutes to present your thesis… Go!

Three minutes! That's the amount of time 13 Radford University graduate students had to condense pages and pages of their research theses into a presentation for the 3 Minute Thesis competition. Read more

DEAC recruitment event connects RU with potential graduate students

The Diversity, Equity and Action Committee (DEAC) welcomed prospective graduate students to campus to explore graduate opportunities at Radford University. Read more

Graduate students of the month

Each month, the College of Graduate and Professional Studies features on its website a graduate student of the month. Click the links below to read Q&A interviews for October through December.

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