News & Events

  1. Radford Highlanders Festival returns to campus on October 12 »

    8/8/2019

    For the 23rd Radford Highlanders Festival on Oct. 12, the skirl of bagpipes will emanate from the campus of Radford University. Join thousands of people to experience excitement, fun, games and food, all in celebration of the regions’ Scots-Irish heritage.

  2. Greg Capps: Dedication to service and education »

    8/2/2019

    Greg Capps ’19 never thought he would attend college growing up. He ended up the top scholar for both economics and philosophy for the 2018-2019 academic year and is attending law school this fall.

  3. The Radford experience gives confidence, drive, ambition for alumni in Northern Virginia »

    7/31/2019

    The Highlander Family Tour visited eight locations from Northern Virginia to Atlanta, Georgia reconnecting alumni and spreading the good news about Radford’s mission to be the premier, innovative, student-centered university in the Commonwealth.

  4. Apollo 11 celebration proves a stellar success »

    7/31/2019

    About 1,000 visitors to the Center for the Sciences enjoyed activities for all ages to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon on July 20.

  5. Virginia Beach alumni credit Radford University for successes during Highlander Family Tour »

    7/31/2019

    Alumni and friends enjoyed ocean views in Virginia Beach, while being treated to cool treats and engaging conversations with fellow Highlanders during the Highlander Family Tour.

  6. Alumni praise growth, new student experiences during Richmond Highlander Family Tour »

    7/31/2019

    Near record high temperatures in Richmond, Virginia did not stop dozens of Radford University alumni and friends from reconnecting inside the cool Willow Oaks Country Club. The comfortable space provided picturesque views of the premier golf course as part of the seventh stop of the Highlander Family Tour.

  7. Inspirational speakers address 2019 Governor's School  »

    7/25/2019

    Two renowned speakers shared anecdotes and answered questions on July 10 and 11, 2019 at the Summer Residential Governor’s School for Visual and Performing Arts and Humanities, hosted by Radford University.

  8. Radford nursing students cross Pacific Ocean for transformative experiences »

    7/25/2019

    Seven Radford University nursing students and faculty explored international healthcare during a 23-day study abroad experience to South Korea and Taiwan.

  9. Media spotlight: Coverage of the Summer Bridge Program and Apollo 11 Celebration »

    7/23/2019

    Two local media outlets highlighted Radford University's Summer Bridge Program for high school female students and the Apollo 11 Celebration on July 20, which marked the 50th anniversary of the historic mission to the moon.

     

  10. Summer Bridge students tour Torc Robotics, a leader in unmanned vehicle technology  »

    7/19/2019

    Several participants in Radford University’s Summer Bridge Program, designed for female high school students interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields, had an exciting and exclusive opportunity this week to tour the headquarters of Torc, a cutting-edge autonomous vehicle technology company.

     

  11. Radford COSD Summer Rite camps peak with celebration of Scottish Rite philanthropy »

    7/18/2019

    Almost 150 children, family members, members of the Roanoke-area Scottish Rite fraternity joined Radford students and faculty in the Kyle Hall Multi-purpose room on July 11, 2019 for a celebration to cap the 2019 Summer Rite Care season of camps for children with communications challenges.