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News From Around The College

  1. The Wind Ensemble’s first international tour »

    3/24/2016

    They played at the Royal Irish Academy of Music, St. Mary's Cathedral in Killarney, Trinity College in Dublin, and the Dublin Airport. These were concert stops for The Radford University Wind Ensemble’s March 2016 trip to Ireland.

  2. “Anything Goes” brings shipboard fun to Radford University »

    3/16/2016

    An adventurous cast and crew cruises into spring in Radford University’s upcoming musical comedy, “Anything Goes.” A longtime favorite of theatregoers, it carries its audience from the stage boards to the shipboards beginning March 29 in the Pridemore Playhouse.

  3. Exhibition redefines Appalachia  »

    3/16/2016

    The question is what visually defines modern Appalachia. Is it the coal mines, the rural life of mountain towns, or thriving cities? The answer is found in a new photography exhibition coming to the Radford University Art Museum.

  4. Getting to Carnegie Hall »

    3/10/2016

    Senior music major Harold Bailey and freshman Hao Qin will perform later this year at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall in New York. Both competed at the American Protégé International Piano and Strings Competition 2016 and won awards, which includes performing at one of the most famous recital halls in the world.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

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.”