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  1. Graphic design students explore new communication technologies »


    Students in Assistant Professor John O’Connor’s Emerging Technologies in Graphics Visualization course spent the fall 2019 semester learning about innovative new methods for communicating information to audiences.

  2. ‘Super-Duper Student Show!’ announces call for entries »


    The Radford University Art Museum recently rebranded its annual juried student show with increased award amounts and a new name.

  3. Nonprofit brings Martinsville High School Jazz Band to RU for music workshop »


    Dr. Dayl Burnett recently conducted a workshop with Martinsville High School Jazz Band students on the campus of Radford University. The students were able to travel to Radford thanks to funding by the For Alison Foundation, a nonprofit created to honor the memory of WDBJ 7 journalist Alison Parker.

  4. Dance alumna hired by prestigious Massachusetts dance festival: Q&A with Fiona Scruggs »


    Dance alumna Fiona Scruggs, ’19, took time out of her busy schedule to tell us about her new position as School Programs Coordinator for Jacob’s Pillow, the longest running summer dance festival in the United States.

  5. Art students study gothic architecture at regional sites »


    Thanks to a High Impact Practices grant, students in Dr. Carlee Bradbury’s Gothic Architecture course were able to experience the distinctive architectural style up close by traveling to locations in southwest Virginia.

  6. Steinbeck’s 'The Grapes of Wrath' comes to Radford University »


    The American Shakespeare Center’s 2019/20 National Tour comes to Radford University with a free public performance of Steinbeck’s Great American Novel, “The Grapes of Wrath,” on November 9, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. at Bondurant Auditorium in Preston Hall.

  7. Student’s dinosaur sculpture on display at Virginia Museum of Natural History »


    Junior graphic design major Ling Jie Gu’s allosaurus sculpture recently became part of a permanent display at the Virginia Museum of Natural History in Martinsville, Virginia.


  8. 'Fall Dance Fest' returns to Bondurant Auditorium this week »


    Dance majors at Radford University have been enduring a strenuous schedule to bring “Fall Dance Fest” to the stage of Bondurant Auditorium on October 24, 25 and 26, 2019.


  9. ‘La Bonne Cuisine’ to offer food, fun for audiences »


    Students in the Department of Music’s opera workshop class are preparing for a special performance titled “La Bonne Cuisine." 
    The performance will be held in the Scartelli Altrium in the Covington Center at 7:00 p.m. on November 15, 2019.

  10. Art education show highlights teaching methods »


    Radford’s art education majors are taking their work from the classroom to the art gallery. Students who major or minor in art education recently exhibited in the Art Education Show, which runs from October 8 through 17, 2019 in Porterfield Gallery 205.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Entrepreneurship leads graphic design student to New York Fashion Week »


    When Honors College graphic design student Sophie Smith launched her online clothing storefront on Depop, she wanted to meet a niche of the market: alternative 90s clothes. Little did she know that by fulfilling that need, she would land up in New York City for the world-renowned New York Fashion Week.

  2. Radford University cuts ribbon on its new lab for student entrepreneurs »


    Radford University officially opened its new home for student entrepreneurship Thursday, Sept. 26, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Kyle Hall.

  3. From freshmen to graduate students, first day of classes is exhilarating  »


    Fall semester 2019 classes began at Radford University on Aug. 26.

  4. Radford University welcomes Governor’s School and elite students »


    The pride of Virginia’s youth convened on June 23 at Radford University for the Summer Residential Governor’s School for Visual and Performing Arts and Humanities.