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  1. Women’s basketball player shows what it means to be a Highlander »

    2/13/2019

    Student-athlete Sydney Nunley regularly hears that from the Women’s Basketball coaching staff. At a towering 6’4”, Nunley is proud of every inch and is described by those who know her as a “big teddy bear.” Warm and engaging, she is motivated by a deep-rooted belief in the power of a team.

  2. Longtime community partnership drives applied educational opportunities »

    2/11/2019

    For more than 20 years, Volvo Trucks' New River Valley Assembly Plant has been working with Radford University’s Department of Psychology to provide hands-on opportunities for students while also benefiting the assembly plant’s workforce.

  3. Eyes from the sky: criminal justice professor pursues drone research »

    12/14/2018

    Drones bring about thoughts of Sci-Fi classics, such as Terminator, which had SkyNet using drones to search for and gather people.

  4. Criminal Justice virtual reality lab allows students to recreate crime scenes and more in a safe environment »

    12/14/2018

    Virtual reality systems allow users to visit far-away places from just about anywhere, but these same systems also are finding their way into courtrooms and police departments.

  5. Communication professor explains his work to help Marvel celebrate 80 years »

    12/6/2018

    Radford University College of Humanities and Behavioral Sciences Interim Dean Matthew J. Smith will speak on the With Good Reason public radio program about his involvement as co-curator of a major museum exhibit chronicling the history of Marvel comics.