News & Events

News From Around The College

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Seniors selected for elite USITT theatre technology programs »

    5/5/2016

    Radford University Senior theatre major Kyle Gillikin sat behind a series of computers and electronic panels at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Dressed in black and wearing a headset, he was an inconspicuous part of a well-refined machine that ran an ongoing series of events at the March 2016 United States Institute for Theatre Technology, Inc. (USITT) annual conference.

  4. Jewelry student wins top art history paper award at Longwood University »

    4/28/2016

    Senior art major Amber Slusser-Brillhart presented a paper and art project at the 10th Annual Longwood University Undergraduate Medieval Conference. It was when she checked her email upon returning home she discovered she had won the conference’s Abels-Johnson Award for Excellence.

  5. The International Competition of IBLA Grand Prize Concert returns to Radford University »

    4/20/2016

    Join the Radford University Music Department in welcoming winners from the International Competition of Ibla Grand Prize (2015)!

  6. Student Engagement Forum to host Student Choreography Showcase »

    4/20/2016

    Dance students present the annual Student Choreography Showcase as part of the Student Engagement Forum Monday and Tuesday, April 25 and 26. The Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship (OURS) is the host of this campus wide week of events.

  7. Dance to perform at the Kennedy Center »

    4/7/2016

    Fifteen majors in Radford University’s Department of Dance descended on West Virginia University and landed themselves the opportunity to perform at the Kennedy Center in D.C.

  8. Students plan the upcoming Bonnie-roo »

    4/7/2016

    Bonnie-roo is an annual free concert event hosted by the Music Business Student Association and GrammyU for the past six years. It returns April 16 at the Boonie Plaza.

  9. 15th Annual Radford University International Guitar Festival  »

    3/31/2016

    The 15th Annual Radford University International Guitar Festival is living up to its name with guitarist from Bosnia, Spain, Poland, Brazil and the United States. These renowned artists will present masterclasses and free concerts April 8-9 at the Performance Hall of the Covington Center.

  10. The Wind Ensemble’s first international tour »

    3/24/2016

    They played at the Royal Irish Academy of Music, St. Mary's Cathedral in Killarney, Trinity College in Dublin, and the Dublin Airport. These were concert stops for The Radford University Wind Ensemble’s March 2016 trip to Ireland.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. President Hemphill hosts two open forums for faculty discussion »

    9/11/2017

    Radford University President Brian O. Hemphill welcomed the university’s faculty for conversations during two Presidential Open Forums sessions in the Hulburt Student Center auditorium on Sept. 5 and 6.

  2. Radford’s NAfME chapter wins national award »

    9/1/2017

    Radford University’s National Association for Music Education (NAfME) chapter received a national Chapter of Excellence Recognition, one of five collegiate institutions to do so.

  3. Joseph P. Scartelli Atrium in the Covington Center Named in Honor of Provost Emeritus »

    8/30/2017

    “Tonight, we dedicate and unveil the Joseph P. Scartelli Atrium in the Covington Center,” said Radford University President Brian O. Hemphill, Ph.D., at a special ceremony held Saturday, August 19 to honor the former dean of the College of the Visual and Performing Arts and provost emeritus, who retired from the University July 1. 

  4. Radford, NOVA sign landmark agreement »

    8/29/2017

    Radford University and Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) signed a Guaranteed Transfer Partnership Agreement on Aug. 28 that ensures that all credits earned by students at NOVA transfer to Radford University, saving students time and money.

  5. Meet 20 from Radford's Class of '21 »

    8/25/2017

    As the new freshmen were welcomed into the Highlander family, 20 members of the class of 2021 were asked about why they chose Radford and what they hope to accomplish at the university.