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Design News from the College of Visual and Performing Arts

  1. Spirit Week to celebrate final days of Porterfield, McGuffey Halls »

    4/16/2021

    The College of Visual and Performing Arts will say farewell to Porterfield and McGuffey Halls by hosting a Spirit Week. The final week of classes this semester will be the last time students ever take courses in these buildings, as they will each be torn down and replaced with the Center for Adaptive Innovation and Creativity.

  2. Now showing! 2021 Fashion Design Senior Showcase »

    4/14/2021

    Students in the Department of Design are gearing up to show off their latest fashion creations via a virtual fashion show. 

  3. Art, design students to show works in Floyd exhibit »

    2/5/2021

    Five students in the College of Visual and Performing Arts will have their artwork featured in an upcoming exhibit at the Floyd Center for the Arts titled “New Voice.”

  4. Arts education in the age of coronavirus »

    9/29/2020

    Teaching the arts during a pandemic has presented a variety of challenges for the College of Visual and Performing Arts. However, innovative members of our artistic community have developed creative, effective ways to ensure that students are receiving a quality educational experience during these extraordinary times.

News from University Relations

  1. Design Student Karizma Woods Named to the "Future 100" List in Metropolis Magazine »

    4/1/2021

    Radford University interior design student Karizma Woods has been named to the “Future 100” list in Metropolis Magazine, a highly respected trade publication focusing on architecture and design.

  2. Collaborating to Help Pediatric Surgical and Trauma Patients  »

    12/16/2020

    Despite the challenges of working together during a global pandemic, a recent collaboration among Radford University’s School of Nursing and graphic design program with Carilion Clinic and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine (VTCSOM) has produced new resources to help children participate in their care—which in turn may lead to a better hospital experience and aid in their recovery.

  3. Winter CARD opens door for more student research presentation opportunities »

    12/13/2019

    Built on the successful tradition of already-established research events, the inaugural Winter CARD program gave students an opportunity in early December to share their work and research with fellow students, as well as faculty and staff.

  4. Design major searches far for inspiration »

    3/6/2019

    Lilie Price is willing to go far afield for experiences that will help achieve her goal of being a designer in the hospitality industry. 

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

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