News and Events

  1. U.S. Sen. Mark Warner holds economic development luncheon at The Highlander »


    United States Sen. Mark Warner hosted members of the Radford University community, local elected officials and regional business leaders for a luncheon and discussion of economic development, infrastructure, community partnerships and entrepreneurship in the New River Valley at The Highlander Hotel Radford.

  2. ‘Shark Tank’ meets Shakespeare: An ongoing business study casts theatre majors in dual roles »


    The research project, spearheaded by Richard Gruss of the Davis College of Business and Economics, examines some of the elements that make one sales pitch succeed over another. Gruss recently drafted four acting students from the College of Visual and Performing Arts to present fictional pitches, which were used to help gather data. 

  3. Business students get firsthand advice from local entrepreneurs  »


    The co-owners of breweries from Radford and Christiansburg were on campus Oct. 16 for the annual World Food Day Lecture Symposium. The theme was “Water is Life, Water is Food,” but the discussion covered a variety of topics related to sustaining a business in today’s markets.

  4. Students take on the toughest problems at Wicked Festival »


    More than 300 Radford University students took over the third floor of Kyle Hall on Nov. 10, 2022, to demonstrate and discuss their fall semester research into the wicked problems plaguing society.

  5. In Davis College lecture, Peace Corps CFO pitches public service »


    Andrew Pierce, currently the acting chief financial officer for the Peace Corps, encouraged attendees at March's Truist Global Capitalism Lecture to find ways to volunteer their time: “Even if you didn't buy into the altruism... the idea of giving back to your community is a good thing to do."

  6. Graduating students awarded at Davis College of Business and Economics ceremony »


    Six business students who will graduate this month received acknowledgment at the Davis College of Business and Economics Honors Ceremony, held Dec. 1.

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