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Radford University Interior Design students recently won first place for this video entry in the IDEC Interior Design Education video competition.

Why study design at Radford University?

  • Ranked Top 10 in the U.S. by Design Intelligence
  • Award winning students and faculty
  • Access to professionals and field experiences
  • Student success is our focus

News & Events

  1. Festival of South African Dance comes to Radford University »

    9/26/2017

    Through energetic and rhythmically intricate movements, the Festival of South African Dance communicates a perseverance of the human spirit and spreads awareness about the socioeconomic and political challenges facing South Africa. Two distinct groups share these stories through their historical dance traditions in an uplifting and entertaining evening at Radford University at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 10, 2018, at the Bondurant Auditorium

  2. Q&A: Megan Short – Outstanding Senior in Design »

    5/11/2017

    Interview with Megan Short, Outstanding Senior in Design

  3. Catch Spring Fever and help the CVPA Community of Artists »

    4/12/2017

    The CVPA has Spring Fever and a competitive spirit. Radford University is publicly launching a new fundraising initiative April 17. For one week only, April 17 – 21, each college on campus plus Radford University Athletics will raise money for a project of its choice utilizing a new online crowdfunding platform. Each college and Athletics are competing to see which project can reach its goal first.

     

  4. CVPA takes the Winesett Book Collecting Awards »

    12/8/2016

    Once Dean Steve Helm presented the final award of the 2016 Winesett Book Collecting Awards, as luck would have it, the top three winners have two things in common. They are all graduate students and are majoring in fields within the Radford University College of Visual and Performing Arts.

  5. September kudos and congratulations »

    9/1/2016

    See what CVPA faculty, alumni and students achieved in late summer and are doing off campus in September. These include Reagan Burns, Suzanne Guppy, Holly Cline, Clara Heaton, Sean Kotz, Kevin Kwon, Kristin Machac, Kareem McCullough, Anne Nicholson, Halide Salam, Ken Smith, Knic Ulmstead and Shaun Whiteside.

  6. Kudos and Congratulations »

    7/28/2016

    Spring and summer may seem quiet on campus at Radford University, but looks are deceiving. The College of Visual and Performing Arts was extremely active with summer school, Quest, Radford University Ballet Youth’s International Summer Intensive Program and Governor’s School. And several of our professors, students and alumni sent of word of their recent achievements.

  7. Congratulations to the CVPA Class of 2016 »

    5/12/2016

    The College of visual and Performing Arts is pleased to present its 2016 spring graduates.

  8. MFA Design Thinking’s graduates its first student »

    5/11/2016

    The first Masters of Fine Art in Design Thinking student graduated during the 2016 Spring Commencement. Holly Murdock holds this distinction from the newest terminal degree program in the College of Visual and Performing Arts.

  9. A Spring Charrette »

    3/10/2016

    Four fashion design seniors sat at a long table in 211 McGuffey Hall. For the 48 hours starting Feb. 26, they worked in this space completing the Department of Design’s annual charrette.

  1. Graduate student selected as Design Management Institute winner »

    10/26/2018

    Nakia Shelton, a design thinking graduate student, was selected as a Design Management Institute student essay winner and was invited to attend the 2018 Design Leadership Conference in Boston in early October.

  2. Fashion design, criminal justice showcase Radford in the media »

    10/11/2018

    Radford University students and faculty appeared on various media outlets over the past week.

  3. Professor, student featured in media outlets »

    10/3/2018

    Radford University senior Mashail Alghamdi was featured on two media outlets about her historic appearance at New York Fashion Week and Criminal Justice Assistant Professor Luke William Hunt was featured on a radio show.

  4. Interior Design named 13th Most Admired Program in the country »

    9/25/2018

    Radford University’s Interior Design program was named the 13th Most Admired School for the 2018-19 academic year by Design Intelligence.

  5. Student's fashion collection shines in New York City »

    9/19/2018

     

    Under the bright lights, senior Mashail Alghamdi’s fashion collection shined at Couture Fashion Week and ASC Fashion Week.

     

     

  6. Alumna showcases fashion collection on fashion's biggest stage »

    9/18/2018

    From a young age, Destiny Howard ’16 knew what she wanted to become: a fashion designer. Now – after owning her own business – she landed on fashion’s biggest stage and displayed her collection at Society Fashion Week at New York Fashion Week.

  7. Media covers Radford's Class of '22 move-in »

    8/24/2018

    Media covers Radford's Class of '22 move-in

  8. Radford University students, faculty featured in media outlets »

    8/21/2018

    Radford University students, faculty featured in media outlets

  9. Senior becomes first Radford student accepted into New York Fashion Week »

    8/10/2018

    Senior Mashail Alghamdi came to Radford University with a passion for fashion and turned that passion into an achievement for the ages.

  10. Radford University student headed to New York Fashion Week »

    8/1/2018

    Radford University senior Mashail Alghamdi is headed to Fashion Week in New York where she will show her full design collection. Alghamdi’s designs, she said, are focused on empowering women.

     

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