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  1. 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.

  2. 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

  3. "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.

  4. 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.

  5. CVPA Painters take on the Floyd Plein Air Festival »

    8/9/2017

    Rolling hills, abundant farms, and sunlit moments on the Blue Ridge Parkways will give inspiration to two Radford University College of Visual and Performing Arts painters during the Floyd Plein Air Festival.

  6. Spotlight on the School of Dance and Theatre trip to New York »

    7/27/2017

    What do you get when you cross New York City, 14 Radford University School of Dance and Theatre students, two faculty members, the Today Show and Disney Workshops? As dance and theatre majors discovered in May 2017, you get an incredible learning experience.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Alumna becomes "Topdog" »

    11/21/2017

    After graduating from Radford University in May, Addie Pawlick, of Chester, completed her first production as lighting designer in graduate school at the University of Houston.