News & Events

  1. In public radio interview, English professor delves into his theories on writing  »


    The “With Good Reason” public radio program is re-airing its December 2020 interview with Radford University Professor of English Louis Gallo, Ph.D., in which he talked in detail about his theories and inspirations for writing.

  2. Radford’s women veterans honored in campus ceremony »


    Camaraderie, not camouflage, was the order of the day as the Military Resource Center saluted the women veterans past and present among Radford University’s students, faculty and staff with a pinning ceremony and reception on Thursday, March 23.

  3. Highlander Highlights: Week of April 7 »


    The inaugural edition of Highlander Highlights focuses on students participating in the “Experiential Learning on Display” program, as well as students who learned from media moguls in New York and those who planted trees in Eastern Kentucky to help with replenishing the forest on mining sites. 

  4. From Egypt to RUC: English professor represents women scholars worldwide »


    Courtney Watson, Ph.D., a professor of English at Radford University Carilion in Roanoke, is known for her prolific travels around the world. In March, however, Watson made a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the Women of the World International Conference, hosted by the faculty of education in the English department at Alexandria University in Egypt.

  5. Board of Visitors reviews university progress and goals »


    The Radford University Board of Visitors held their quarterly meetings on March 23-23, 2023 and heard updates on university progress and goals.  

  6. It's a slam dunk »


    Radford University men's basketball senior, Shaquan Jules, competed in the King’s Hawaiian Slam Dunk Championship in Houston, Texas on Thursday, March 30.

  7. A Note of Sadness »


    Rachel Davis Fowlkes, Ed.D., passed away Saturday, April 1. She was serving her second term on the Radford University Board of Visitors and was the Board Liaison to the Radford University Foundation.

  8. Choose Radford: Maddison Kunkel »


    Maddison Kunkel knew she wanted to be a Highlander from the moment she stepped foot on campus during a high school field trip. After participating in a class exercise, she immediately said, "This is where I'm going. This is exactly where I want to be." 

  9. Highlanders in the News: Week of March 27 »


    This week in Highlanders in the News: The director of the School of Computing and Information Sciences, Art Carter, takes to TV to talk TikTok; Thomas “Ty” Dobbs ’05, M.S. ’10, sees his career expand as his school system follows suit; and Assistant Professor of Music Matthew Cataldi gives Chopin a pop update.

  10. Radford University Board of Visitors to Consider 2023-2024 Tuition and Fees »


    Radford University Board of Visitors will consider tuition and mandatory fee rates for the 2023-2024 academic year at a special-called meeting on April 28, 2023.

  11. Highlanders in the News: Week of March 20 »


    This week in Highlanders in the News: Junior Brittiany Rorrer and seniors Valerie Ray and Emily Woods win acclaim for their graphic design work; Brenell Thomas will soon have to balance her graduate work with heading up her local chamber of commerce; and Assistant Professor of Accounting Robert Warren drills down on the dollars and cents in his recent report on a very specific type of financial crime.  

  12. Professor, student assistant explore history of Civil War Black regiment »


    Radford University professor and Department of History chair Sharon Roger Hepburn, Ph.D., and senior history major Demiah Smith are uncovering the lives and stories of a group of Black Civil War soldiers.