News & Events

  1. Greek Life students earn higher GPAs »


    For the first time in five years, Radford University students participating in Fraternity and Sorority Life achieved a cumulative GPA higher than those students not involved in campus Greek organizations.

  2. 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.

  3. In Davis College lecture, Peace Corps CFO pitches public service »


    Andrew Pierce, currently the acting chief financial officer for the Peace Corps, encouraged attendees at March's Truist Global Capitalism Lecture to find ways to volunteer their time: “Even if you didn't buy into the altruism... the idea of giving back to your community is a good thing to do."

  4. Humanities Days activities to spotlight field’s everyday applications »


    Radford University is hosting Humanities Days April 5-9 at various locations on and off campus.

  5. Radford alum recalls study abroad in Ukraine »


    In 2017-2018, Wyatt Toehlke '18, then a senior political science major at Radford University, spent several months in Ukraine, participating in a study abroad language immersion program at Karazin Kharkiv National University.

  6. Highlanders in the News: Week of March 28 »


    Highlighting notable mentions of Radford University faculty and students from local, regional, national and international news outlets. 

  7. Worldwide teach-in will focus on climate change, solutions »


    Radford University is joining hundreds of universities, colleges, high schools and faith organizations on March 30 for a one-day worldwide teach-in focused on climate solutions and justice. The event is designed to mobilize members of the campus and surrounding communities toward engaging in critical dialogue about climate issues.

  8. Radford University Board of Visitors to Consider 2022-2023 Tuition and Fees »


    Radford University Board of Visitors will consider tuition and mandatory fee rates for the 2022-2023 academic year at their upcoming quarterly meeting on April 28-29, 2022.

  9. Director of D.P.T. program receives APTA chapter award »


    Professor Kevin Chui, P.T., D.P.T., Ph.D., was named the recipient of the 2022 Mercedes Weiss Service Award by APTA Oregon, a chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association. The award was established in 1976 to publicly acknowledge the outstanding contributions of members of the profession. Chui is program chair of Radford University's Doctor of Physical Therapy (D.P.T.) program.

  10. Highlanders in the News: Week of March 21 »


    Highlighting notable mentions of Radford University faculty and students from local, regional, national and international news outlets. 

  11. Radford music faculty join impromptu concert for Ukraine »


    For a couple of months, music faculty from Radford University had been scheduled to perform on March 3 with the NOVA Alexandria Band, a concert band combining the talents of students and faculty in the Northern Virginia Community College system and musicians from the area. What had not been scheduled was Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the subsequent waves of international condemnation for the aggressor and compassion for the Ukrainians.