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News From Around The College

  1. Offbeat comedy ‘Wonder of the World’ coming to Pridemore Playhouse »

    9/25/2019

    On Tuesday, October 1, 2019, at 7:30 p.m. the Department of Theatre and Cinema will debut “Wonder of the World” to audiences at Pridemore Playhouse in Porterfield Hall. The production is a comedy written by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Lindsay-Abaire.

  2. Alternative clothing business lands graphic design student-entrepreneur in New York Fashion Week »

    9/24/2019

    Junior graphic design major Sophie Smith started an online business in 2018 that landed her an expense-paid, VIP trip to New York Fashion Week in September of 2019.

  3. Dance students get unique international experience in Korea »

    9/16/2019

    During the summer of 2019, Department of Dance students Monica Tirado, Sebrena Williamson, Caroline Beard and Zoe Couloumbis traveled to South Korea with Professor of Dance Ji-Eun Lee where they participated in a number of dance and cultural events.

  4. Dias brings new perspectives to Department of Design »

    9/16/2019

    Rebecca Dias joined the fashion design program as an assistant professor in the fall of 2019 and is excited about her future with the university.

  5. Design students develop promotions for local nonprofits »

    8/26/2019

    This summer, students in Professor John O’Connor’s Advanced Graphic Design Production Techniques course developed an interactive brochure and a print brochure for two nonprofit organizations.

  6. 'Walk to Defeat ALS' with Dean Devaney »

    8/21/2019

    Walk to Defeat ALS with CVPA Dean Margaret Devaney on Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Hollins University. Proceeds from the event will be used to support research, care servicesand advocacy to enact public policies that improve the lives of those living with ALS.

  7. Gillespie centennial to celebrate legacy of former RU distinguished professor »

    8/20/2019

    On Saturday, September 21 at 11 a.m., the Radford University Art Museum will hold its opening reception for the Dorothy Gillespie Centennial Exhibition. The retrospective celebrates the 100th anniversary of the late artist by featuring works from the Radford University Art Museum’s permanent collection.

  8. CVPA welcomes spring 2019 graduates to family »

    5/13/2019

    On May 11, 2019, Radford University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts welcomed nearly 140 graduating students to its family of alumni.

  9. Radford City Fine Arts Show to open May 23 with free reception »

    5/13/2019

    The Radford City Fine Arts Show will open on Monday May 23, 2019, with a public reception from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Radford University Art Museum at 214 Tyler Avenue. Admission to the reception is free and light refreshments will be available.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Radford University celebrates the Class of 2019 »

    5/16/2019

    Highlander pride was on full display during Radford University’s Spring 2019 Commencement Weekend.

  2. Dalton Eminent Scholar Award winners announced »

    12/5/2018

    Radford University announced the five faculty members that won the 2018 Dalton Eminent Scholar Awards.

  3. Exhibition sets stage for students’ impending graduation »

    11/19/2018

    To open the exhibition of the works by Master of Fine Arts (MFA) and Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) candidates in the studio art curriculum, the Radford University Art Museum on Tyler hosted a reception Nov. 9.