News & Events

  1. President Hemphill delivers virtual State of the University Address »

    12/8/2020

    Radford University President Brian O. Hemphill, Ph.D., delivered his fourth annual State of the University Address on November 13, 2020. The address was presented in a virtual platform, which has become a staple of our campus and our society. 

  2. Lauren Singley: Accelerating a Dream »

    12/7/2020

    Lauren Singley, a student in the Radford University Carilion Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, said that through the COVID-19 global pandemic, she and her classmates learned to adapt to the challenges they were presented with, just as nurses do in their everyday profession.

  3. World Food Day virtual panel discussion focuses on food insecurity »

    12/2/2020

    Radford University students and faculty members joined virtually with community members on October 15 to observe World Food Day 2020 with a panel discussion centered on local food production and provision during a global health pandemic.

  4. #RadfordFirstGen Highlanders: Setting the path »

    11/30/2020

    Radford University celebrated first-generation students, faculty and staff on November 9, 2020. Hundreds of first gens passed through the Bonnie Plaza, where they were greeted with cheers of encouragement and plenty of gear to recognize their achievements.  

  5. Zach Collier is in the business of risks »

    11/30/2020

    Throughout Zach Collier’s career, wherever he goes, his research centers on risk and decision analysis.

  6. Radford University recognizes local law enforcement with Excellence in Policing Award  »

    11/16/2020

    Chief Scott C. Booth of the Danville Police Department is the Radford University Center for Police Practice, Policy and Research’s 2020 Excellence in Policing award recipient. The annual award is given to a current sworn police officer, supervisor, commander or executive who is a leader in his or her agency and has been a champion for implementing innovative strategies that bring about change and improve policing. 

  7. For the 11th consecutive year, Radford University is among the top ‘green campuses’ in the United States  »

    11/2/2020

    The Princeton Review has again recognized Radford University’s commitment to sustainable practices by including the University in its annual guide to green campuses.

  8. Virtual Election Day Panel featuring political experts planned for November 3  »

    11/2/2020

    A special Election Day Panel will be held virtually on November 3, featuring professors from the departments of communication and political science.

  9. Upcoming events to celebrate academic success and encourage enrollment »

    11/2/2020

    Two events in November will recognize the academic achievements of the newest members of the Radford family, the Class of 2024, while encouraging all Highlanders to continue their education at Radford University.

  10. Trio of faculty air expertise on With Good Reason »

    10/30/2020

    Radford University Professor of History Matthew Oyos, Ph.D., will be a guest on the “With Good Reason” public radio program to talk about how President Theodore Roosevelt transformed and modernized the United States military to accommodate America’s growing interests around the world. Two other Radford University faculty members also appeared on the public radio program in October.

  11. Grad student Terrance Shepherd plays for Alicia Keys on Instagram Live »

    10/26/2020

    It took Terrance Shepherd 14 years to get his first keyboard. But it took him less than 10 seconds to knock the socks off a musical legend over Instagram Live. 

  12. Alexandria Pilot: Passionate about Public Health and Higher Education »

    10/23/2020

    From the moment Alexandria Pilot graduated with her master’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke in 2014, she planned to continue her education. However, she wasn’t sure how that educational journey would continue and where until she arrived at Radford University Carilion.