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  1. Fashion Fete to showcase senior design talent »


    The students and faculty of Radford University's Department of Design are diligently working to put on the Fashion Fete Fashion Show, which will take place at 8:00 p.m. in Bondurant Auditorium, Preston Hall on March 30, 2019.

  2. Faculty, students represent RU at music therapy conference »


    The Department of Music was well represented at the 2019 Mid-Atlantic Music Therapy Association Conference in Reston, Virginia.

  3. Popular author, blogger to give creative business talk »


    Creative business consultant April Bowles will give a talk titled “Life After College: The Power of the Internet to Support Your Artistic Career” on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. in room 203, McGuffey Hall.

  4. 2019 International Guitar Festival to take stage this March  »


    A selection of the world’s most extraordinary guitarists will be gathering in Covington Hall on March 22 and 23, 2019, to perform in the Department of Music’s International Guitar Festival.

  5. Graphic design students win local advertising awards »


    March roared in with great news for a number of Radford University graphic design students who won awards at the Roanoke Chapter of the American Advertising Federation Awards annual gala.

  6. Governor’s School to offer unique experiences for talented high school students »


    This summer, Radford University will host approximately 400 high school juniors and seniors enrolled in a program called the “Summer Residential Governor’s School for Visual & Performing Arts and Humanities.”

  7. Professor talks art, religion at Tennessee exhibition »


    Dr. Halide Salam’s artwork was recently featured as part of a multi-artist exhibition put on by East Tennessee State University’s Slocumb Galleries.


  8. Recent graduate accepted into prestigious New York dance company »


    When Brigitte Manga (Dance, 2018) decided to try out for STREB Extreme Action, she was only looking to gain a little extra experience with auditions.

  9. Music faculty bring Catarina Cavalieri to life for audience »


    Dr. Marlayna Maynard, voice instructor with the Department of Music, held a faculty lecture recital on works composed for classical singer Catarina Cavalieri at the Davis Performance Hall in the Covington Center on February 7, 2019.

  10. ‘Rapture, Blister, Burn’ to explore why grass is always greener on the other side »


    'Rapture, Blister, Burn' by Gina Gionfriddo, explores the choices of having a career or having a family by juxtaposing the lives of two women who met in graduate school and traversed different paths post-graduation.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Dalton Eminent Scholar Award winners announced »


    Radford University announced the five faculty members that won the 2018 Dalton Eminent Scholar Awards.

  2. Exhibition sets stage for students’ impending graduation »


    To open the exhibition of the works by Master of Fine Arts (MFA) and Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) candidates in the studio art curriculum, the Radford University Art Museum on Tyler hosted a reception Nov. 9.

  3. Dancers to premiere original work at international dance festival »


    Three Radford dance students will spend their Thanksgiving breaks as performers and teachers in South Korea at the sixth annual Incheon International Contemporary Dance Festival.

  4. Porterfield Ensemble brings Mary Draper Ingles’ heroism to regional audiences »


    The Porterfield Ensemble presented “Walk to Freedom – The Mary Draper Ingles Story” at Eastern Montgomery High School (EMHS) on Nov. 9 as part of its Fall 2018 regional tour.

  5. Radford art historian co-edits newly-published scholarly book »


    Professor of Art Carlee Bradbury is the co-editor of  “Gender, Otherness and Culture in Medieval and Early Modern Art” recently published by Palgrave Macmillan in its prestigious New Middle Ages Series.