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  1. Highlanders in the News: Week of Nov. 8 »

    11/12/2021

    Highlighting notable mentions of Radford University faculty and students from local, regional, national and international news outlets. 

  2. CHBS Endowment Fund Wall is a ‘thank you’ to donors and reminder to students that financial support is available to them  »

    10/18/2021

    Friends and supporters of Radford University and the College of Humanities and Behavioral Sciences (CHBS) gathered at Hemphill Hall on Oct. 1, 2021, for the unveiling and dedication of the Endowment Fund Wall.

  3. Academic Leadership Fellows Program »

    9/3/2021

    Radford University announced the first faculty appointments to the Academic Leadership Fellows (AL Fellows) program on Sept. 3.

  4. Gifted students explore the arts in Radford’s Residential Governor’s School »

    8/31/2021

    Radford University hosted its annual Residential Governor’s School for Visual & Performing Arts and Humanities this summer, giving 250 high school students a taste of the college life in a four-week curriculum of cross-disciplinary classes and activities.

  5. New book celebrates best writing from annual Highland Summer Conference »

    6/30/2021

    Selected essays, poetry and works of fiction and nonfiction have been compiled into one book showcasing and celebrating the best writing from Appalachian writers and students from a popular summer conference held on the banks of the New River at Radford University.

  6. Radford University dedicates Hemphill Hall to celebrate its seventh president »

    6/21/2021

    Members of the Radford family gathered in the atrium of the College of Humanities and Behavioral Science (CHBS) Building on June 15, 2021, to formally dedicate the building as Hemphill Hall, honoring the leadership and legacy of Radford University President Brian O. Hemphill, Ph.D.

  7. Are we having a laugh? Radford University professor discusses comedy and its influences on society in public radio interview »

    4/28/2021

    Foreign Languages and Literatures Interim Chair Matthew Turner, Ph.D., spoke recently to the With Good Reason public radio program about comedy and celebrity. The interview is available on podcast and will air May 1-7 on more than 60 radio stations across the United States.

  8. Radford graduate student Vinicius Rios wins 2021 Diverse Rising Graduate Scholar Award »

    4/7/2021

    There are only 10 students in the country who are named Diverse Rising Graduate Scholars —Vinicius Rios is one of them. Rios is earning his master's degree in strategic communication.