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News From Around The College

  1. Record attendance for student art show »


    Two hundred guests attended the 2024 Juried Student Art Show, a number believed to be a record for this event.

  2. Mini-grants go a long way for CVPA students »


    Recently, three professors in the College of Visual and Performing Arts received small cash grants to aid in their classroom efforts.

  3. "The Aliens" comes to the Radford stage »


    Sometimes the stars really do align. At least that’s the way Radford University junior Annie Bolte feels right now. “The Aliens,” by Annie Baker, which will open on Valentine’s night.

  4. High school art show expands »


    Each spring, the Radford University Art Museum offers regional high school students an opportunity to share their work and compete for accolades and cash prizes. With more students receiving part or all of their education online these days, the event has recently seen expanded participation from virtual students.

  5. Music Therapy Professor and Students Reflect to Refine »


    Dr. Sekyung Jang and students use video as a tool for improving practices in Music Therapy.

  6. Ben Duke's abstract realism arrives in January »


    Artist Ben Duke's exhibition, A Situation of Meanings, brings two decades of work in abstract realism to Radford University's Art Museum.

  7. Focused, Flexible and Skilled »


    Aisha Noma used focus, flexibility and theater experience to step into the life she wanted after graduation.

  8. Student Judges Turn the Tables »


    On October 25, Radford University’s Tyler Gallery will host an all student-juried exhibition of art created by the university faculty and staff called Look What We Made!

  9. Choreographing Harmony »


    Radford's Department of Dance knows that strong bonds create strong students. Programs like Harmony in Motion and their mentorship system help students stay grounded and supported.

  10. More to This than Just Making Stuff »


    Senior Studio Art major Dylan DeLuca arrived at Radford with skills. As he prepares to enter his final semester, he's leaving with a vision, a practice and a community.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Theatre major Annie Bolte takes the director’s chair with student production »


    After helming standalone scenes and a one-act play, theatre major Annie Bolte is now directing a highly ambitious student production of “The Aliens” by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Annie Baker. “This is the big league,” Bolte said of the project. 

  2. Highlander Highlights: Week of February 5, 2024 »


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

  3. Highlanders in the News: Week of Jan. 1, 2024 »


    This week in Highlanders in the News: A new podcast about acting and well-being, created and hosted by Associate Professor Robyn Berg, welcomes recent graduate Queen Miller ’23; also, next week will bring a streaming crash course on the Blue Ridge Mountains, led by geology department Chair and Associate Professor Jonathan Tso.

  4. Highlanders in the News: Week of Dec. 18, 2023 »


    This week in Highlanders in the News: Self-starter Stacey Price ’99, M.S. ’01, adds another link to her growing entrepreneurial chain; and Roanoke social worker Danielle Austin-Johnson, ’13, M.S. ’18, lends her profile to a local work of art. 

  5. 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.”

  6. Winter Commencement 2023: Valerie Ray, College of Visual and Performing Arts »


    In fusing her love for artistic expression with her technological abilities, graphic design student Valerie Ray is already winning regional advertising awards and taking part in professional projects. 

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