News Releases

  1. Mandy Thiede: Saving Lives Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow »

    12/22/2020

    Radford University Carilion Emergency Services program student Mandy Thiede has been saving lives since she was 15 years old, working as a lifeguard. But, it was an incident when she was off duty that made her feel like she could truly make a career out of her life-saving skills.

  2. Trisha Vergara: Opportunities into Realities within Respiratory Therapy »

    12/18/2020

    At 12 years old, Trisha Vergara moved with her family from the Philippines to the United States. She did not speak English, making school and personal relationships outside of her family difficult, if not impossible. Now, as a senior respiratory therapy student at Radford University Carilion, Vergara uses those experiences often as she works with a variety of patients.

  3. Radford University faculty member presented outstanding professor award, research awards »

    12/18/2020

    Radford University associate professor of Recreation, Parks and Tourism Josh Carroll, Ph.D., was the recipient of the Outstanding Professor Award and two Excellence in Research Awards given by the Resort and Commercial Recreation Association at its virtual national conference in November.

  4. In public radio interview, Radford University Professor of English delves into his theories on writing  »

    12/18/2020

    Radford University Professor of English Louis Gallo, Ph.D., recently recorded an interview with the “With Good Reason” public radio program in which he talked in detail about his theories and inspirations for writing.

  5. Collaborating to Help Pediatric Surgical and Trauma Patients  »

    12/16/2020

    Despite the challenges of working together during a global pandemic, a recent collaboration among Radford University’s School of Nursing and graphic design program with Carilion Clinic and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine (VTCSOM) has produced new resources to help children participate in their care—which in turn may lead to a better hospital experience and aid in their recovery.

  6. Andrew Lewis: A Lifelong Journey to Learning »

    12/14/2020

    For Radford University Carilion student Andrew Lewis, his fascination with all things “creepy-crawly” began in elementary school and has led to his education in the Medical Laboratory Science program.

  7. Board of Visitors members hold final series of meetings for 2020 »

    12/14/2020

    The Radford University Board of Visitors convened December 3-4, 2020, in the Davis College of Business and Economics for its last quarterly meeting of the year.

  8. Radford University Professor of English receives Virginia’s top award for excellence in teaching »

    12/10/2020

    Radford University Professor of English Jolanta Wawrzycka, Ph.D., is among a select group of recipients of the prestigious 2021 State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) Outstanding Faculty Award. The annual award recognizes superior accomplishments in teaching, research and public service and is the Commonwealth's highest honor for faculty at Virginia's public and private colleges and universities.

  9. Staying Healthy This Fall and Winter: Tips from Public Health Experts »

    12/9/2020

    Faculty in our Public Health program have tips for how you can stay healthy this fall and winter!

  10. President Hemphill signs Carbon Commitment by reaffirming Radford University’s long-standing focus »

    12/8/2020

    Radford University President Brian O. Hemphill, Ph.D., signed the Carbon Commitment in November, reaffirming Radford University’s long-standing focus on reaching carbon neutrality and promoting campus-wide sustainability.