Davis College News

  1. Highlander Highlights: Week of April 17 »


    Every two weeks, Highlander Highlights shares with readers some of the extraordinary research happening on campus through the tireless work and curiosity of our students and faculty.

  2. Ceremony honors 2022-2023 Dalton Eminent Scholars »


    Radford University honored recipients of the 2022-2023 Dalton Eminent Scholar awards with a ceremony on April 7 at the Joseph P. Scartelli Atrium inside the Covington Center for Visual and Performing Arts. 

  3. VBHEC president’s visit focuses on internships, work-based learning »


    Ideas for increasing internship opportunities and hands-on work experiences for Highlanders dominated the discussion when the president of the Virginia Business Higher Education Council (VBHEC) met with a group of Radford University students, educators and administrators on April 5.

  4. Spring Commencement 2023: Colton Morris, Davis College of Business and Economics »


    Finance and accounting major Colton Morris has had investment training that stretches back through college to his high school days. After graduation, he’s taking a job at a North Carolina-based accounting firm, working as a valuation analyst. “I definitely feel like Radford has prepared me to be able to go out and do that,” he recently said. “I’m capable of going in and starting full speed.” 

  5. Highlanders in the News: Week of April 10 »


    This week in Highlanders in the News: Local media rings the front desk bell at the newly opened Highlander Hotel Radford; Professor of Sociology Aysha Bodenhamer addresses modern coal mining following a new CDC report on the trade; writer and Communication Professor Bill Kovarik offers historical context on Russia’s recent detainment of an American journalist; and transport manager Chad Kennedy ’00 takes up a podcast mic to talk supply chain issues.

  6. Tesla executive to speak at 2023 Radford University Spring Commencement »


    One of the nation’s leaders in injury reduction, Tesla executive Laurie Shelby ’83, will deliver the keynote address at Radford University’s 110th Spring Commencement on May 5 and 6.

  7. Symposium drew crowds, sparked discussions at Davis College »


    The forum, a collaboration between Radford and five other universities, focused on research, networking and ideas and featured 66 presentations on a wide array of topics.

  8. Davis College hosts Alice Frazier ’87 for Executive in Residence event »


    Frazier, a bank executive from Charles Town, West Virginia, returned to campus to meet with groups of students for lectures and discussions. Topics during those sessions included community banking, current career prospects, financial case study evaluations and women in business. 

  9. Highlanders in the News: Week of Feb. 20 »


    This week in Highlanders in the News: Kenneth Dorsey Jr., MBA ’18, lends a foundation to his middle school alma mater, and Christopher Settle ’97 sees a quarter century with the Culpeper, Virginia, police department culminate in the rank of chief.

  10. Radford’s on-campus MBA program included among The Princeton Review’s lists of the best »


    “With an undergraduate population consisting of approximately 25%  business majors, Radford has a large customer base from which to draw graduate students,” The Princeton Review’s editors wrote. “You could say that business is booming at Radford’s [Davis] College of Business and Economics.”