News & Events

  1. Class of 2022: Geology enthusiast takes on a lofty ambition »

    5/6/2022

    Geology major Jasmine Rollins is taking her love for science to new heights. 

  2. University receives storm readiness designation from National Weather Service »

    5/5/2022

    Radford University recently took significant steps toward planning ahead against such sudden meteorological events, and, on April 25, was formally named a StormReady Supporter by the National Weather Service.

  3. Online RN to BSN program ranked in Top 3 in Virginia by registerednursing.org »

    5/4/2022

    The Radford University online Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) program has been ranked third in the state of Virginia by registerednursing.org.

  4. From struggling student to educator thanks to the RUC Doctor of Health Sciences program »

    5/2/2022

    The academic career of Daniel Gochenour, D.H.Sc., RRT-ACCS, RRT-NPS, ’21 wasn’t always rosy. With the help of mentors and a new-found passion for respiratory therapy, he turned his educational pursuits around and excelled. Today, he is an educator thanks to the Doctor of Health Sciences program at Radford University Carilion.

  5. Healthcare, social work and medical students team up for interprofessional education simulation »

    4/29/2022

    Healthcare professions students from Radford University, Radford University Carilion and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine worked together in teams to assess their patients’ needs, treat them and recommend additional resources at the Interprofessional Simulation Day on April 22, held at the Carilion Clinic Center for Simulation, Research and Patient Safety in Roanoke.

  6. Highlanders in the News: Week of April 25 »

    4/29/2022

    Highlighting notable mentions of Radford University faculty and students from local, regional, national and international news outlets. 

  7. Florida sheriff wins accolade from Radford’s criminal justice police center »

    4/28/2022

    Radford University’s Center for Police Practice, Policy and Research presented its 2021 Excellence in Policing Award to Walton County, Florida, Sheriff Michael Adkinson Jr. during a ceremony held in the university’s Hemphill Hall on April 7, 2022. 

  8. With mobile burn unit, students investigate in the heat of the moment  »

    4/27/2022

    Criminal Justice instructor Todd Jones ‘88, M.S. ’94 teaches students enrolled in his spring semester fire and arson investigation course about what to look for when investigating a fire. His students put those skills to practical use recently inside a mobile burn trailer owned by the Virginia Department of Fire Programs.

  9. Radford University sees highest Highlander Day attendance  »

    4/26/2022

    Nearly 900 people attended Radford University’s Highlander Day Saturday, April 23, 2022. About 315 of those attendees were students accepted to the university, including students and their families on sponsored busses from the Tidewater and Richmond areas of Virginia. This was the highest attended Highlander Day event this year and one of the largest on record.  

  10. Waldron College of Health and Human Services hosts 7th annual Interprofessional Symposium & Expo »

    4/25/2022

    For the first time in three years, Waldron College of Health and Human Services students and faculty gathered in person to present research and share ideas at the Interprofessional Symposium and Expo. The seventh annual daylong celebration of original research from the college presented an opportunity for those involved to share research via poster and podium presentations well as roundtable exercises.

  11. PT, OT students team up for No Dunking Allowed fundraiser  »

    4/25/2022

    The student organizations from Radford University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy Assistant and Master of Occupational Therapy programs teamed up to host No Dunking Allowed 2022. Eighteen teams of players of all abilities competed in wheelchairs in a 3-on-3 basketball tournament to raise funds for nonprofit groups Wheel Love and the Roanoke Stars Wheelchair Basketball team.