News & Events

  1. New program opens doors for freshmen and sophomore research opportunities with faculty »

    1/24/2018

    Radford University will introduce in the fall 2018 semester the Highlander Research Rookies Program, an initiative designed to provide select freshmen and sophomores an opportunity to collaborate on research projects with the university’s faculty.

  2. Debate: Is war ever justifiable »

    1/24/2018

    Radford University Peace Studies is hosting an event in February in which two expert participants will debate the question: Is war ever justifiable?

  3. Recycling facts and tips  »

    1/24/2018

    The Highlander Cup Sustainability Competition begins Feb. 5, and the Radford University Sustainability Office is providing recycling facts and tips to prepare students for the residence hall completion.

  4. COBE’s third annual innovation contest offers a blend of apps, products and services »

    1/24/2018

    Radford University’s College of Business in Economics held on Dec. 9 the finale to its popular business innovation competition. There, judges heard final pitches and awarded the collaborative creations of a select group of university students.

  5. Planetarium hosts an evening of poetry under the stars »

    1/23/2018

    The Radford University community will receive a special evening of poetry under the stars by Hollins University Professor of English Cathryn Hankla, author of more than a dozen books.

  6. Radford's Psy.D. program ranked first in the nation »

    1/22/2018

    Radford University’s Counseling Psychology (Psy.D.) program, which has a focus on rural mental health, was named the best in the country for the 2017-18 academic year by an online publication.

  7. Resounding message of love echoed through Bondurant Auditorium »

    1/22/2018

    In the halls of Bondurant Auditorium, a resounding message of compassion, understanding and unity was conveyed on Jan. 16 as part of Radford University’s MLK Commemorative Program.

  8. Honors Academy to host writer Ella Morton »

    1/22/2018

    New Zealand-born, Australian-raised, Brooklyn-based writer Ella Morton is visiting Radford University at 4 p.m. on Feb. 1 in the Bonnie Auditorium as part of the Honors Speaker series.

  9. Radford University announces intent to merge with Roanoke's Jefferson College of Health Sciences »

    1/22/2018

    Radford University President Brian O. Hemphill joined officials from Carilion Clinic and Jefferson College of Health Sciences (JCHS) on Jan. 18 to announce the potential merger of JCHS into the Radford University family of colleges and departments.

  10. Media coverage of Radford University’s planned merger with Jefferson College of Health Sciences »

    1/19/2018

    Radford University announced on Jan. 18 plans for a potential merger with the Jefferson College of Health Sciences in Roanoke. The announcement was covered by media outlets across Virginia.

  11. Encore! Radford University professor discusses rural criminology on public radio program »

    1/18/2018

    In an encore presentation, Radford University Criminal Justice Professor Egan Green discusses a range of rural criminology topics on an episode of the NPR radio program “With Good Reason.”

  12. Jefferson College of Health Sciences Intends to Merge with Radford University »

    1/18/2018

    Officials from Carilion Clinic, Jefferson College of Health Sciences and Radford University announced Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 they intend to merge Jefferson College into the Radford University family of colleges and departments.