News & Events

  1. Flora and fauna flourish — organically — in the Radford University Greenhouse  »

    7/15/2021

    Dwarf pomegranates. A corpse plant. An Australian tree fern. A timid tarantula. These are just a few examples of the lush vegetation and exotic critters blossoming in the Radford University Greenhouse this summer.

  2. ‘Next generation of leaders’ participates in Boys State on Radford University campus »

    7/15/2021

    Radford University welcomed hundreds of young men to campus in late June for the 78th session of the American Legion Boys State of Virginia.

  3. Hear how the Front Porch Project connects Radford University nursing students with geriatric patients, even during a pandemic »

    7/8/2021

    School of Nursing Associate Professor Sarah Gilbert spoke to the With Good Reason public radio program recently about the Front Porch Project, which gives Radford University nursing students an opportunity to connect with the adults they are learning to care for. 

  4. New book celebrates best writing from annual Highland Summer Conference »

    6/30/2021

    Selected essays, poetry and works of fiction and nonfiction have been compiled into one book showcasing and celebrating the best writing from Appalachian writers and students from a popular summer conference held on the banks of the New River at Radford University.

  5. Radford University selects new associate vice president of University Relations »

    6/23/2021

    Becky Brackin, director of communications and marketing at Angelo State University (ASU) in San Angelo, Texas, has been selected as the next associate vice president of University Relations at Radford University.

  6. Groundbreaking ceremony celebrates the construction of a world-class hotel »

    6/22/2021

    A special groundbreaking ceremony was held on June 15, 2021, to officially introduce The Highlander, a boutique-style hotel to be located on Tyler Avenue across from Radford University’s main campus.

  7. Radford University dedicates Hemphill Hall to celebrate its seventh president »

    6/21/2021

    Members of the Radford family gathered in the atrium of the College of Humanities and Behavioral Science (CHBS) Building on June 15, 2021, to formally dedicate the building as Hemphill Hall, honoring the leadership and legacy of Radford University President Brian O. Hemphill, Ph.D.

  8. Department of Sociology helps kick off Green Office Certification program »

    6/17/2021

    Radford University’s Sustainability Office completed a pilot program at the conclusion of the 2021 spring semester that is designed to promote sustainable behavior and support individuals who wish to make their campus offices greener.

  9. Manizade voted president-elect of Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics »

    6/17/2021

    Radford University professor of mathematics and statistics Agida Manizade, Ph.D., has been voted president-elect of the Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

  10. Important Update on Summer 2021 and Fall 2021 Semester Operational Plans for RUC »

    6/15/2021

    In recent weeks, Radford University has closely monitored local, state, and federal developments regarding the COVID-19 global health pandemic. As a result of these developments, relaxed restrictions and reduced regulations at the state and federal levels have occurred in both business practices and everyday life.

  11. Important Update on Summer 2021 and Fall 2021 Semester Operational Plans for Main Campus »

    6/15/2021

    In recent weeks, Radford University has closely monitored local, state, and federal developments regarding the COVID-19 global health pandemic. As a result of these developments, relaxed restrictions and reduced regulations at the state and federal levels have occurred in both business practices and everyday life.

  12. Governor appoints members to the Radford University Board of Visitors »

    6/14/2021

    Gov. Ralph Northam has announced the appointment of three alumni to the Radford University Board of Visitors to serve four-year terms.