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News From Around The College

  1. A Spring Charrette »

    3/10/2016

    Four fashion design seniors sat at a long table in 211 McGuffey Hall. For the 48 hours starting Feb. 26, they worked in this space completing the Department of Design’s annual charrette.

  2. Radford University well represented at the 2015-16 Western Virginia American Advertising Awards »

    3/3/2016

    Radford University had a large turnout of entrants and supporters at the American Advertising Federation awards ceremony presented at the Roanoke Market Square. Several graphic design students and the creative services team from University Relations received awards. Alumni prevailed, as well.

  3. Inspiring music alumni: Rick Galyean and Brandon Alford »

    3/2/2016

    Alumnus Brandon Alford’s story of how Professor Rick Galyean influenced his life is worthy of a closer look. The story began years before Alford, who recently completed his master’s degree at Radford University, began his undergraduate years in Wise.

  4. Juried photography show is a winning combination »

    2/25/2016

    The Southwest Virginia Juried Student Photography Competition opened Feb. 19 to an audience of over 100 people. The exhibition at the Radford University Art Museum Downtown includes 52 photographic artworks by undergraduate students from 11 regional universities and colleges.

  5. Virginia Opera comes to Radford University »

    2/25/2016

    Virginia Opera presents “An Evening of Broadway and Opera” for its first appearance at Radford University at 7:30 p.m., Feb. 25.

  6. The Virginia Legislature meets the CVPA »

    2/18/2016

    Face-to-face Radford University College of Visual and Performing Arts students told members of the Virginia Legislature about the positive impact the university has made in their lives.

  7. The tradition continues: the 33rd Rebecca Orr Memorial Piano Technique Festival »

    2/18/2016

    Eight-six students enrolled in the 33rd Rebecca Orr Memorial Piano Technique Festival presented Feb. 6 at Radford University. The Highlands Chapter of the Virginia Music Teachers Association sponsors the event with support from the Department of Music at Radford University.

  8. Radford University exhibits the first Southwest Virginia Juried Student Photography Competition »

    2/10/2016

    The Radford University photography program is collaborating with other colleges in the region for the new the Southwest Virginia Juried Student Photography Competition. The resulting exhibition is at the Radford University Art Museum Downtown Feb. 19-March 3.

  9. Emmy-winning “American Horror Story” hair designer to share his craft at Radford University  »

    2/5/2016

    Frightful, glamorous, normal and sometimes even paranormal – these are some descriptions for the work of award-winning theatrical hair designer Monte Haught, who is leading a master class and talkback with students at Radford University in February.

  10. Juried Student Art Exhibit Results »

    2/4/2016

    The Radford University Art Museum’s annual Juried Student Exhibition features art celebrates the artistic merits of the student community. The show is up until Feb. 13 at the museum’s downtown Radford location.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Radford University celebrates graduates at 2017 Spring Commencement »

    5/9/2017

    Radford University conferred degrees on 1,887 undergraduate and graduate students at its spring commencement ceremonies May 4-5, culminating with the undergraduate ceremony on Moffett Lawn.

  2. Makers, CVPA ambassadors create recycled dress »

    4/28/2017

    College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) student ambassadors and members of the Makers living-learning community collaborated to bring a unique dress to life, made from only natural or recycled materials.

  3. Students create, plan BonnieRoo »

    4/18/2017

    BonnieRoo, an annual outdoor music festival, returns to the Bonnie Plaza to provide live entertainment to Radford students from 7 to 11 p.m. on April 21. 

  4. Radford alumna Alicia Sable featured in the media »

    4/7/2017

    Radford University alumna Alicia Sable, who is a guest artist in the production of "The Importance of Being Earnest" at Radford University, was featured in a story in The Roanoke Times.

  5. Alumna returns as guest artist »

    4/5/2017

    Alicia Sable ’01 will return to Radford University this month as a guest artist in the Department of Theatre and Cinema’s production of “The Importance of Being Earnest.”