News & Events

  1. ONE Card makes its debut »

    8/20/2019

    Radford University has introduced ONE Card, encompassing the vision and student-centered nature of Radford University.

  2. Want to improve analytical and decision-making skills? Study economics »

    8/19/2019

    Economics courses not only increase students’ knowledge of the subject, but also improve their analytical skills and problem-solving abilities, according to a recent study by Radford University Economics Professor Seife Dendir, Ph.D.

  3. Economics Teachers Conference is ‘the greatest conference’ »

    8/16/2019

    The Radford University Economics Teachers conference is designed to provide Virginia middle and high school business, economics and personal finance teachers an opportunity to explore topics in economic theory that are essential for students to learn before they enter college or and the workforce.

  4. English professor talks climate change on public radio program »

    8/8/2019

    Radford University Professor of English Rick Van Noy, Ph.D., will discuss his latest book, “Sudden Spring: Stories of Adaptation in a Climate-Changed South,” on the With Good Reason public radio program. The professor’s interview will air Aug. 10-16 on more than 100 stations across the United States. Programs are available as podcasts at withgoodreasonradio.org.

  5. Student takes RARE opportunity to work first-hand with school children in Peru »

    8/8/2019

    When Pennington heard about the Radford Amazonian Research Expedition program at Radford University, she knew that was a way for her to get first-hand research experience.  

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

  12. 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.