Events Calendar

  1. RU World Ready? Global Education Conference, 2017 »

    Saturday, August 19

    9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. @ Kyle Hall

    The second annual RU World Ready? Global Education Conference serves the needs of pre-service and practicing educators striving to develop global competencies for themselves as well as their students who will enter a rapidly changing and ever more interconnected world. Registration fee is $45 for general public; $25 with Radford University ID. Registration fee includes conference expenses, certificate of completion, continental breakfast and lunch. For further registration information, please contact or
  2. Eclipse Celebration »

    Monday, August 21

    10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. @ Center for the Sciences Planetarium

    All ages event! Free activities, while supplies last! - Free eclipse glasses provided by - Look for sunspots and solar flares through a telescope. - Live stream chat with solar researchers. - Watch eclipse themed planetarium shows running throughout the day. - Check out the Museum of Earth Sciences in the same building. - Paint a space-themed picture with artists and take your canvas home. - Enjoy hands-on fun activities courtesy of the Children's Museum of Blacksburg, the Radford City Library and the Radford University Physics Department. - Be part of a nation-wide eclipse tracking program!
  3. The Human Library: Everyone has a story »

    Monday, September 25

    11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. @ McConnell Library

    Please join us for our fifth Human Library. "Books" at the Human Library are real people with a desire to enter into authentic conversations with others in order to challenge prejudices, promote understanding and encourage mutual respect. It's about talking to each other, reflecting our diverse set of experiences and adding more empathy and a sense of community across our campus. Interested in volunteering to share your story? Contact Alyssa Archer at or 540-831-5688 for more information. And if you know someone who has a story to tell, please talk to them about the event! This event was previously branded on Radford's campus as the Living Library. This year, we're branding as the Human Library, to focus on the central concept of people talking to people. Sponsored by McConnell Library, The Scholar-Citizen Initiative, The Center for Diversity & Inclusion and the Women's and Gender Studies program.
  4. Graduate & Professional School Fair »

    Monday, September 25

    4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. @ Muse Banquet Hall

    The Center for Career and Talent Development is hosting the annual Graduate & Professional School Fair. Free and open to current students, alumni and the public, regardless of your major, year in college or future goals, this is an opportunity to talk with representatives from graduate and professional schools from around the country. Learn what options are available and get helpful insight into the application process. Meet face-to-face with graduate school representatives to: •Gather detailed information on various schools •Explore requirements for programs •Receive materials to review at a later date •Network Register on Handshake today!
  5. Sustainability Week Kickoff »

    Monday, October 2

    11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. @ Bonnie Plaza

    Campus Sustainability Week event. Come out and celebrate Radford University's Sustainability Week with student organizations from across campus. Make your own "bicycle-powered" smoothie, participate in the sustainability scavenger hunt and connect with sustainability-focused student organizations.
  6. Campus Sustainability Scavenger Hunt »

    Monday, October 2

    12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. @ Fountain

    Campus Sustainability Week event. Think you know about sustainability on campus? Prove it! Sign up your team of 2—4 to follow clues around campus, photograph and post clues and win prizes!
  7. Food Waste Audit »

    Monday, October 2

    4:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. @ Dalton Hall

    Campus Sustainability Week event. Chartwells and RU Sustainability will be out to raise awareness about food waste and measure food waste from Dalton diners.
  8. Dalton Dash for Cash: Cash Cab for Sustainability »

    Tuesday, October 3

    11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

    Campus Sustainability Week event. Take a ride across campus to answer questions about sustainability and earn Dalton Dollars! Keep an eye out for the cab and hitch a ride.
  9. "Now You Know": RU Sustainability – Where We Are and Where We're Going »

    Tuesday, October 3

    12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. @ Bonnie Food Court Stage

    Campus Sustainability Week event. Now You Know is a 15 – 30-minute session for sharing information about sustainability on campus.
  10. Radford by Bike »

    Tuesday, October 3

    4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. @ Student Recreation and Wellness Center

    Campus Sustainability Week event. Join Radford University faculty, staff & students on a popular bike route through campus and community. Don’t have a bike? Rent one from RU Outdoors FREE for this event. To rent a bike, arrive at 3:30 and check-in with us out front of the Recreation & Wellness Center. Questions? Contact Josh Nease:

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