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News From Around The College

  1. East meets West in collaborative art exhibition at Reagan National Airport »

    7/19/2016

    The walls and exhibit cases at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport’s Gallery Walk feature a unique international collaboration of artworks. Beihang University’s Dr. Haoqin Gong and Radford University’s graphic design program present a diverse exhibition of traditional paintings and American design.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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)!

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Generosity drives Shark Tank Competition »

    10/11/2017

    As part of the Radford University Department of Design fashion curriculum, each senior crafts their own clothing line. To create the one-of-a-kind garments, students purchase their own fabrics and textiles to craft the high-quality creations.

  2. Students present research on socio-cultural identity’s effect on musical distaste »

    10/10/2017

    Two Radford University Music Therapy students presented their research on personal identity influencing personal music preferences, “The Effect of Socio-Cultural Identity on Musical Distaste,” in London from Sept. 11-17.

  3. Department of Dance presents Fall Dance Fest »

    10/4/2017

    The Department of Dance is presenting Fall Dance Fest over Homecoming Weekend, showcasing the artistic talents of Radford University faculty and students.

  4. Incoming CVPA students create one-of-a-kind artwork »

    10/3/2017

    New students in the College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) participated in a community learning experience to kick off the new academic year.

  5. Design to host Fall Fashion Show »

    10/2/2017

    The Department of Design is hosting a Fall Fashion Show that highlights the creative talents of Radford University students.