Davis College News

  1. Winter Commencement 2023: Overcoming challenges made graduates more resilient »


    “Resilience … is a journey,” healthcare executive and keynote speaker Susan Carroll ‘96 told crowds during Radford University's winter graduation ceremonies Dec 7-9. “It is about facing life’s storms and emerging stronger. It’s not merely surviving challenges, but learning, growing and thriving through them.”

  2. Winter Commencement 2023: Amy Swain, Davis College of Business and Economics »


    Swain, who played soccer during her four years at Radford while majoring in marketing, wraps up her undergraduate career with two Big South Championship rings and she's already in the process of earning her accelerated MBA: “I love challenging myself,” Swain said of mixing sports and academics, which she said “taught me about overcoming obstacles.”

  3. Truist lecture series features Dollywood Co. President Eugene Naughton '89  »


    Hired by country music legend Dolly Parton's company in 2019, Naughton is now overseeing a 10-year, $500 million investment strategy that will raise a string of new Dollywood attractions and resort properties by the end of the 2020s.

  4. 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.

  5. Professor discusses ‘great resignation’ on ‘With Good Reason’ »


    Radford University Assistant Professor of Management Benjamin Biermeier-Hanson studies organizational behavior and human resource management. He recently shared his expertise on the mass workforce exit known as the great resignation in an interview with the “With Good Reason” public radio program.

  6. Radford University Commits to Access and Affordability with the Radford Tuition Promise »


    To offer Virginians better access to higher education, Radford University has introduced the Radford Tuition Promise, a program guaranteeing coverage of tuition costs for residents of the commonwealth with a household Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) of $100,000 or less. 

  7. MBA in business analytics recognized for affordability »


    AnalyticsDegrees.org, a business and data analytics education website, recently released its ranking of the 28 Most Affordable Online MBA Analytics Degree Programs in the United States, and listed the Radford University Davis College of Business and Economics program at No. 11.

  8. Highlanders in the News: Week of Oct. 13, 2023 »


    This week in Highlanders in the News: Grant Anders ’18, who now works for the Baltimore Orioles as a player development analyst, shares the sheer joy of “being a part of wins in the big leagues,” and Alexandria (Virginia) Police Capt. Courtney Ballantine ’00 discusses his summer spent participating in the FBI National Academy, which included a sprint along Quantico’s famed “Yellow Brick Road.”  

  9. Business students, major employers put supply and demand into practice at Firm Night »


    The annual job fair, held by the Davis College of Business and Economics, marked its 17th anniversary with the Sept. 14 event. More than 60 students met with about two dozen companies across a wide range of specialties. 

  10. Choose Radford – Assistant Professor of Accounting Robert Warren »


    For two decades, Robert Warren worked as a special agent for the Internal Revenue Service, investigating tax evasion, money laundering and other crimes. Since his retirement in 2016, he’s brought that expertise to the classroom, as an instructor of auditing and accounting, and to the journals that publish his many articles.