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News at Radford

  1. Winter Commencement 2023: Ja'Kia Bullock, School of Nursing »


    Before she even accepts her diploma at the Winter Commencement ceremony, School of Nursing student Ja'Kia Bullock is being recognized for her work as a nurse during clinicals. In November, Bullock and her preceptor were nominated for a DAISY Award — an international honor recognizing skillful and compassionate care provision for patients and families.

  2. Winter Commencement 2023: Amy Swain, Davis College of Business and Economics »


    Swain, who played soccer during her four years at Radford while majoring in marketing, wraps up her undergraduate career with two Big South Championship rings and she's already in the process of earning her accelerated MBA: “I love challenging myself,” Swain said of mixing sports and academics, which she said “taught me about overcoming obstacles.”

  3. Radford University Earns Green Light for Free Speech from FIRE »


    Radford University is the latest school to receive a rare “green light” rating from the Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression. Radford is one of only four schools in Virginia, and one of only 63 nationwide, that earn this rating.

  4. Highlander Highlights: Week of November 27, 2023 »


    Every two weeks, Highlander Highlights shares with readers some of the extraordinary research and accomplishments happening on and off campus through the tireless work and curiosity of our students and faculty. 

  5. Winter Commencement 2023: Valerie Ray, College of Visual and Performing Arts »


    In fusing her love for artistic expression with her technological abilities, graphic design student Valerie Ray is already winning regional advertising awards and taking part in professional projects. 

  6. Radford University Launches Provisional to Professional Pathway for Provisionally Licensed K-12 Teachers in Virginia »


    To create a convenient way for Virginia teachers with provisional licensure to earn full credentials, Radford University is launching the Provisional to Professional Pathway project beginning Dec. 1.