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News From Around The College

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


    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 »


    The College of visual and Performing Arts is pleased to present its 2016 spring graduates.

  3. MFA Design Thinking’s graduates its first student »


    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 »


    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 »


    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 »


    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 »


    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 »


    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 »


    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  »


    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. Professor wins fourth George Gray Award »


    Ken Smith, associate professor of Graphic Design at Radford University, recently won his fourth George Gray Award of Artistic Excellence at the 36th anniversary of the Coast Guard Art Program (COGAP).

  2. Professor, graduate student present at international conference »


    This summer, graduate student Anthony Kaseoru and Associate Professor Trish Winter traveled to Japan to present at the World Music Therapy Conference and at the Nagoya College of Music and Mukogawa Women's University.

  3. Recent Radford alumna wins national advertising award »


    The third time was the charm for recent Radford University alumna Shawna Hession ’17. After three student submissions to the American Advertising Awards – formerly the ADDYs – Hession, of Radford, came out on top in 2017 by winning a national award at the American Advertising Awards in June.

  4. Seniors win first place in competition  »


    A final project for three Department of Design students at Radford University provided clarity for their educational experience, where the students took home the top prize for a group project.

  5. Radford research trip flourishes in the Amazon »


    Twenty-nine students, along with four faculty members, are participating in the 2017 Radford Amazonian Research Expedition (RARE), a three-week trip to Peru.