News & Events

Design News from the College of Visual and Performing Arts

  1. Dias brings new perspectives to Department of Design »

    9/16/2019

    Rebecca Dias joined the fashion design program as an assistant professor in the fall of 2019 and is excited about her future with the university.

  2. Sun, moon shine on opening of alumna’s jewelry studio  »

    5/6/2019

    On April 27, 2019, Radford University alumna Brittany DeRafelle celebrated a milestone in her career; she opened her own jewelry and metalsmithing gallery in Richmond, Virginia.

  3. 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

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

    5/11/2017

    Interview with Megan Short, Outstanding Senior in Design

  5. 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.

     

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News from University Relations

  1. 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. 

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

     

     

  7. 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.

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

    8/24/2018

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

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

    8/21/2018

    Radford University students, faculty featured in media outlets

  10. 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.