News and Events

  1. Two Radford University alumni selected as commencement speakers »


    Nick Mayhugh ’18, a Paralympic gold medalist and international track star, will serve as the keynote speaker for the Spring 2022 Commencement on Saturday, May 7, 2022, at 9 a.m. and Stacey Price ’99, M.S. ’01, will be the university’s first graduate hooding ceremony keynote speaker set for Friday, May 6, 2022, at 5 p.m.

  2. I/O psychology program moves into its own workspace »


    The Work Place is a new space on campus for I/O Psychology master’s students to meet with clients on project work, gather for classes and meet in-person or virtually with the program’s successful alumni.

  3. Physical therapy student project helps older adults prevent falls »


    Radford University Doctor of Physical Therapy (D.P.T.) students worked with approximately 30 older adults at Friendship Health and Living in Roanoke to assess their likelihood of losing their balance and falling, causing injury.

  4. Radford D.N.P. alum Ellen Harvey named a 2021 Magnet Nurse of the Year  »


    Ellen Harvey, D.N.P. ’12, was named the 2021 Magnet Nurse of the Year for Empirical Outcomes during the 2021 ANCC National Magnet Conference and the ANCC Pathway to Excellence Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, in November.

  5. Children return to Radford’s campus for a spooky SOTA Halloween party »


    Children from across the region who were part of the occupational therapy camps last summer returned to Radford University’s campus for a fun, spooky time at a Halloween party hosted by the Student Occupational Therapy Association in October.

  6. Love of “complex machines” takes PA student from flying helicopters to providing healthcare »


    Kirsten Walker likes working with complex machines. She has transitioned from flying Blackhawk helicopters in the Army to being a student in Radford University Carilion's physician assistant program and working to care for the human body.

  7. Three Radford University Carilion online programs ranked in the top five nationwide »


    Three Radford University Carilion online healthcare leadership programs have been ranked as some of the best in the nation by Academic Influence, a company that uses artificial intelligence to arrive at its various rankings.

  8. Purposeful play: Master of occupational therapy students host summer camps at RUC »


    The days of a typical summer camp are filled with fun, from sports and games to arts, crafts and snack time. The camps hosted by Master of Occupational Therapy students at Radford University Carilion this summer offered all that and more: the chance for campers to build their cognitive, physical/motor, sensory and social skills while their hosts gained real-world clinical experience.

  9. Doctor of physical therapy students achieve perfect pass rate, above-average scores on licensing exams »


    Twenty-five students in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Radford University Carilion achieved a 100% pass rate on the National Physical Therapy Examination licensure examination, with an average score of 722 out of 800. The national pass rate for 2021 was 94.1%, with a mean score of 683.