Events Calendar

  1. "Now You Know": What Chartwells is Doing to Eliminate Food Waste »

    Thursday, October 5

    4:00 p.m. - 4:30 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.
  2. Opening reception for Finding a Voice: Articulation in Silence Art by Lee Coburn »

    Thursday, October 5

    5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. @ RUAM Gallery Downtown

    Meet the artist. The Art Museum recognizes the artistic accomplishments of Radford University faculty and staff. This exhibition features art by Lee Coburn, Director of Creative and Marketing Services in University Relations.
  3. Recycling Sculpture Competition »

    Thursday, October 5

    6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. @ Bonnie Plaza

    Campus Sustainability Week event. The Sustainability Leadership Team is hosting a recycling sculpture competition. Teams will compete to create the best sculpture from recyclables and win prizes!
  4. Fall Dance Fest »

    Thursday, October 5

    7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. @ Bondurant Auditorium, Preston Hall

    The Radford University School of Dance & Theatre presents a concert of dance as part of the university’s family weekend. The concert will incorporate a wide spectrum of movement styles featuring original choreography by the Department of Dance’s faculty. Spend the evening with us enjoying innovative choreography highlighting a variety of dance genres including Modern Dance, Classical Ballet and Jazz.  General Admission: $7, Children: $3.50, RU Student/Faculty/Staff: w/RU ID: Free. Tickets for all other events above are available two weeks prior to the event online at or at the Hurlburt Hall Information Desk (540-831-5420).
  5. Fall Honors Recital »

    Thursday, October 5

    7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. @ Davis Performance Hall in the Covington Center

    Free admission.
  6. Crimes Of The Heart »

    Thursday, October 5

    7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. @ Pridemore Playhouse

    By Beth Henley. “Crimes of the Heart” is playwright Beth Henley’s homage to her roots. The three Magrath Sisters, trapped in their small Mississippi town, wrestle with the lies and hurts of the past as they face some super-sized troubles together. Henley’s unique blend of Southern Gothic and screwball comedy is at its finest in this 1981 Pulitzer Prize winner. General Admission: $10; RU Faculty/Staff, Senior Discount (55+), and Group Rates (10+): $6; RU Student w/ID: Free. Tickets for the Pridemore productions are available at or the week prior to the event at the Porterfield Box Office or by calling 540-831-5289. Box Office is open from noon to 6 p.m. one week prior to opening.
  7. Sing »

    Thursday, October 5

    8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. @ Bonnie Auditorium

    Free for general public and with RU ID. Sponsored by R-SPaCE.
  8. Homecoming 2017 »

    Friday, October 6 - Sunday, October 8

    7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Make your road trip to Radford University Homecoming 2017 official by registering for your favorite activities. Homecoming Weekend 2017 events include: • Presidential State of the University Presentation • Alumni Volunteer Leadership Lunch and Awards • Alumni and Family Village • Women of Radford Lunch • Alumni Lacrosse Game • New Russell Hall Alumni Center Open House • The Golden Dinner • Froggy Friday's at BT's/Sharkey's On Top Saturday • Highlander Weekend Brunch • Academic Events • Soccer, Baseball, and Softball Reunion Activities • Outdoor Alumni Adventures Visit to register and access a complete list of events.
  9. State of the University Address »

    Friday, October 6

    11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. @ Bondurant Auditorium, Preston Hall

    All alumni, students, faculty, staff and community members are invited to the keynote address by President Brian O. Hemphill on the University's progress over the last year as well as future plans.

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