Events Calendar

Graduate students at Radford University can participate in a diverse array of campus events and activities. To support graduate students' unique needs, the Graduate College collaborates with programs, offices, and departments across campus to offer special events for graduate students. Many events allow for virtual participation. 

You can find more information about exclusive opportunities for graduate students below.

Please note: Event information published here is updated regularly throughout the academic year; for a complete list of all campus activities and programs, be sure to review the official Radford University Events Calendar. 

Spring Semester 2022

January

  • TBA

Ongoing throughout the month:
  • Drop-in meditation mindfulness sessions for graduate students on Wednesdays from 12:00 - 12:50 p.m. (virtual). Contact Dr. Alan Forrest and Dr. Frank Napolitano for more information.

February

  • ePortfolio Workshop for the Graduate Assistant Distinction Program on Wednesday, 2/2, from 6:00-7:00 p.m. (virtual; open to GAs, GTAs, and GTFs only)
  • Academic Writing Workshop for Graduate Students with the Campus Writing Center on Thursday, 2/10, from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (hybrid)
  • Amplifying Marginalized Voices: Inclusive Citation Practices for Literature Reviews with McConnell Library on Tuesday, 2/15, from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. (virtual)

Ongoing throughout the month:

  • Drop-in meditation mindfulness sessions for graduate students on Wednesdays from 12:00 - 12:50 p.m. (virtual). Contact Dr. Alan Forrest and Dr. Frank Napolitano for more information.

Fall Semester 2021

September

  • Mindfulness Meditation Retreat at the Selu Retreat Center on Saturday, 9/11, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (in-person)
  • Writing Literature Reviews Workshop at the Campus Writing Center on Thursday, 9/23, from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (hybrid)

Ongoing throughout the month:

  • Drop-in meditation mindfulness sessions for graduate students on Wednesdays from 12:00 - 12:50 p.m. (virtual). Contact Dr. Alan Forrest and Dr. Frank Napolitano for more information.

October

  • Your Job-Seeking Persona: Creating a Resume that Works with the Center for Career and Talent Development on Friday, 10/1, from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. (hybrid)
  • Creating a "Research Space" in Your Writing with the Campus Writing Center on Thursday, 10/14, from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (hybrid)
  • JumpStart Career Development Conference at Kyle Hall on Saturday, 10/16, from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (in person; this event is open to the entire Radford University community and is sponsored by the Center for Career and Talent Development)
  • Library Research Tools: What Graduate Students Need to Know at the McConnell Library, 10/19, from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (in person)

Ongoing throughout the month:

  • Drop-in meditation mindfulness sessions for graduate students on Wednesdays from 12:00 - 12:50 p.m. (virtual). Contact Dr. Alan Forrest and Dr. Frank Napolitano for more information.

November

  • Tips and Tricks for Remote Library Users: What Graduate Students Need to Know on Wednesday, 11/10, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. (virtual)
  • Conducting Research at Radford: IRB and IACUC with the Research Compliance Office on Thursday, 11/11, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. (virtual)

Ongoing throughout the month:

  • Drop-in meditation mindfulness sessions for graduate students on Wednesdays from 12:00 - 12:50 p.m. (virtual). Contact Dr. Alan Forrest and Dr. Frank Napolitano for more information.

December

  • End-of-Semester Reflection Event for GTAs and GTFs with the Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning on Wednesday, 12/1, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. (in-person; this even is for GTAs and GTFs only)

Request or Host an Event for Graduate Students

Are you a Radford graduate student and would like to request that the Graduate College sponsor a specific event? Are you a representative from Radford University office or department and would like to partner with the Graduate College to offer programming for graduate students? Contact Dr. Amy Rubens, Interim Associate Dean of the Graduate College, at cgsr@radford.edu.