News

  1. Note of Sadness to the Radford Family »

    8/26/2017

    President Hemphill announced, "It is with deep sadness that I inform you of the passing early this morning of Radford University Board of Visitors member Mary Ann Jennings Hovis '65."

  2. President Hemphill hosts open forums for A/P and Classified Staff »

    8/25/2017

    Radford University President Brian O. Hemphill welcomed the university’s employees in a heartfelt conversation on Aug. 18 during two Presidential Open Forums in the Hulburt Student center auditorium.

  3. Convocation celebrates opening of Radford’s 2017-18 academic year »

    8/25/2017

    To commemorate the opening of the 2017-18 academic year, President Brian O. Hemphill welcomed the Radford University family back to campus at Convocation in Bondurant Auditorium on Aug. 24.

  4. Radford University welcomes class of 2021 »

    8/23/2017

    Radford University prepares for Move In Day to welcome a projected new class of nearly 1,900 Highlanders. 

  5. RU showcases strong partnerships with area businesses »

    8/17/2017

    More than 100 regional business leaders joined Radford University President Brian O. Hemphill and First Lady Marisela Rosas Hemphill at the Governor Tyler House, the university president’s official residence, on Aug. 14 for a business leaders reception.

  6. Radford University welcomes 75th session of Boys State »

    6/19/2017

    For the fifth consecutive year, Radford University welcomed some of the Commonwealth’s future leaders for the start of the 75thsession of American Legion Boys State of Virginia.

  7. Radford University awarded nationally prestigious science grant to boost campus Makers movement and STEM education »

    6/7/2017

    The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) - the largest private, nonprofit supporter of science education in the United States - announced today that Radford University is the recipient of an exclusive $1 million grant as part of the institute's new Inclusive Excellence initiative.

  8. Radford community leader George M. Harvey, Sr. awarded honorary degree by Radford University during spring 2017 Commencement Ceremony »

    5/15/2017

    A beloved member of the Radford community and Highlander family, George M. Harvey, Sr., was honored May 6 during the University’s spring 2017 Commencement Ceremony on Moffett Lawn.

  9. Multicultural ceremony recognizes student commitment to inclusive and diverse campus »

    5/10/2017

    Dozens of soon-to-be graduates, along with proud families and friends, gathered the eve of commencement to celebrate and embrace Radford University's diverse Highlander family.

  10. Radford University celebrates historic announcement and names the Artis College of Science and Technology »

    4/28/2017

    Radford University announced today that alumna Nancy E. Artis ’73 and H. Pat Artis, Ph.D. will contribute $5 million to Radford University to establish the Artis Endowed Scholarship Fund.