News Releases

  1. Highlanders in the News: Week of Dec. 5 »

    12/9/2022

    This week in Highlanders in the News: Geology professors Skip Watts and Beth McClellan help local news plumb the depths of Mountain Lake; Marty Smith ’98 has Heisman-centric plans this weekend; Kwabena Osei-Sarpong ’05 helps take care of business; and Amherst County taps longtime firefighter Brad Beam ’21 as its new director of public safety.

  2. Winter Commencement 2022: Art education graduate hopes to share the joy of creativity through teaching »

    12/8/2022

    “I hope that I will be able to guide students… in seeing the beauty of everything," Miriam Jones ‘22 said. “I’m hoping, as an educator, that I’ll help students be excited to continue learning as they grow and to continue to find unique ways to share their passions.”

  3. Winter Commencement 2022: Graduate says her nursing family, hard work have helped her succeed »

    12/8/2022

    When Josey Lackey was a Radford University pre-nursing student, she attended meetings of the Student Nursing Organization in hopes of one day being part of the group. Little did she know that a few years later, she would be leading it as the organization’s president while earning her Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

  4. Winter Commencement 2022: Educator takes place among pioneering Ed.D graduates »

    12/6/2022

    Brian Kitts will be among the first cohort of 20 students to graduate from Radford University with a doctorate of education degree.

  5. Students take on the toughest problems at Wicked Festival »

    12/6/2022

    More than 300 Radford University students took over the third floor of Kyle Hall on Nov. 10, 2022, to demonstrate and discuss their fall semester research into the wicked problems plaguing society.

  6. Winter Commencement 2022: Accounting grad leads with people skills »

    12/6/2022

    Accounting major Rashaad Jones '22, who recently accepted a full-time position as an auditor for a Virginia Beach firm, discovered his calling in a business class and he hasn't looked back.

  7. Highlanders in the News: Week of Nov. 28 »

    12/2/2022

    This week in Highlanders in the News: Norfolk nurse Maxine Morales ‘06 talks up her history with a familiar co-worker (her mom); former Highlander soccer coach Don Staley ’89 gets an Alabama nod for his subsequent successes; and photographer Theodore Samuels ’01 puts his work on display with a solo exhibition in Brooklyn, New York.

  8. Intelligent.com rates Radford among state's best online colleges, cites accelerated degree programs »

    11/30/2022

    The higher education resource guide has ranked Radford University in the upper end of its recent list, "Best Online Colleges in Virginia 2023." The site also gave Radford its award for Best Accelerated Degrees.

  9. Radford's part-time MBA program praised again by Fortune magazine »

    11/29/2022

    The esteemed financial publication included the Davis College of Business and Economics' program on the upper-end of its 2023 listings of the country's top part-time MBA programs.

  10. Radford ranked among most engaged campuses for student voting »

    11/22/2022

    Radford University is one of the most engaged college campuses for student voting in 2022, according to a new ranking by the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge.