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  1. 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. 

  2. Arye Ephrath, a childhood survivor of the Holocaust, to speak at Radford University World War II anniversary series  »

    3/23/2021

    The Radford University Department of History is continuing its series of lectures commemorating the 75th anniversary of the ending of World War II. On March 24, Arye R. Ephrath will present “Amazing Grace: My Holocaust Story,” sharing his experiences of surviving the Holocaust as a young child in Czechoslovakia.

  3. Radford University recognized for degree programs for adult learners »

    3/16/2021

    Radford University has been named a 2021 Top Adult Degree Program institution by Abound, a college guidance system for degree-seeking adults.

  4. 16 Reasons we love our Highlanders »

    3/2/2021

    Dear Highlanders,

    In case you haven’t noticed, there is a lot of love for you on this campus. To show you how much we care, we’ve asked members of the campus community to express why they admire you. Here is just a short list of those many reasons why we, the Radford University family, love our Highlanders.

  5. In public radio interview, Radford University Professor of English delves into his theories on writing  »

    12/18/2020

    Radford University Professor of English Louis Gallo, Ph.D., recently recorded an interview with the “With Good Reason” public radio program in which he talked in detail about his theories and inspirations for writing.

  6. Radford University Professor of English receives Virginia’s top award for excellence in teaching »

    12/10/2020

    Radford University Professor of English Jolanta Wawrzycka, Ph.D., is among a select group of recipients of the prestigious 2021 State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) Outstanding Faculty Award. The annual award recognizes superior accomplishments in teaching, research and public service and is the Commonwealth's highest honor for faculty at Virginia's public and private colleges and universities.

  7. Radford University recognizes local law enforcement with Excellence in Policing Award  »

    11/16/2020

    Chief Scott C. Booth of the Danville Police Department is the Radford University Center for Police Practice, Policy and Research’s 2020 Excellence in Policing award recipient. The annual award is given to a current sworn police officer, supervisor, commander or executive who is a leader in his or her agency and has been a champion for implementing innovative strategies that bring about change and improve policing. 

  8. Virtual Election Day Panel featuring political experts planned for November 3  »

    11/2/2020

    A special Election Day Panel will be held virtually on November 3, featuring professors from the departments of communication and political science.

  9. Trio of faculty air expertise on With Good Reason »

    10/30/2020

    Radford University Professor of History Matthew Oyos, Ph.D., will be a guest on the “With Good Reason” public radio program to talk about how President Theodore Roosevelt transformed and modernized the United States military to accommodate America’s growing interests around the world. Two other Radford University faculty members also appeared on the public radio program in October.