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News From Around The College

  1. Highlander Day woos prospective students to campus »

    2/28/2018

    On Saturday Radford University held the first of four scheduled Highlander Days for the spring semester

  2. Radford CVPA alumnus brings Mountain Stage to campus »

    2/27/2018

    On Sunday April 8, 2018 Radford University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts will host a live performance of Mountain Stage with Larry Groce at the Bondurant Auditorium in Preston Hall. Central to the development of this event is Radford University alumnus Adam Harris, who completed his Music Business degree in 2005.

  3. Casting announced for Oklahoma! »

    2/21/2018

    Casting announced for Oklahoma!

  4. Music business students kick off semester at California industry conference »

    2/13/2018

    A group of nine music business students had a particularly interesting start to the term when they traveled to Anaheim, California for the National Association of Music Merchants’ Showcase

  5. Berlin Philharmonic Piano Quartet wows Radford with classical and modern music performances »

    2/12/2018

    On Tuesday evening, February 6, 2018, Radford University students, faculty, staff, and alumni were treated to a performance of the Berlin Philharmonic Piano Quartet.

  6. Jim Chandler: theatre alum follows an uplifting path »

    9/28/2017

    Jim Chandler may be enthusiastic about drama, but he is passionate about uplifting others through his work. Once a theatre student at Radford University in the late 1990s, his educational path helped him realize his dream of becoming an actor and led him to discover something greater.

  7. 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

  8. "Strange Weather" comes to Radford University Art Museum »

    9/21/2017

    A storm lurks within the Radford University Art Museum at the Covington Center. Erin Turner’s “Strange Weather” takes over the gallery Sept. 29, inviting viewers to come in and explore her large sculptural newspaper forms suspended from the ceiling and the walls.

  9. unCONVENTional – professor edits cloistered nuns compositions »

    9/7/2017

    In 17th century Italy, 13 cloistered nuns composed music for the women in their convent but published the music for male singers. Meredith Bowen, assistant professor of music, edited and restored eight of these compositions for female choruses.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Students’ internship honors Roanoke native, distinguished artist »

    1/4/2018

    Radford University students will get a hands-on experience in a studio of the late Dorothy Gillespie – famous for her artistic career – which included the making of nearly 200 sculptures to fill New York’s Rockefeller Center plaza.

  2. There’s no dancing around good nutrition »

    12/18/2017

    How do dancer majors get through exhausting days of rehearsals and training? Nutrition majors have some answers.

  3. Students, professors use dance to bring together patients and families »

    12/15/2017

    Students in the freshman seminar for dance course performed at the Carilion Clinic New River Valley Medical Center on Dec. 6, bringing together patients and families.

  4. Students expand horizons through ambassador program and living-learning community »

    12/12/2017

    The College of Visual and Performing Arts Ambassadors and the Community of Artists spent the fall semester expanding their horizons through educational and extra-curricular opportunities.

  5. Students use classroom experience to assist local organization »

    11/27/2017

    Radford University students in a graphic design course are earning real-world experience with a client of the animal variety.