News Releases

  1. Student veterans to appear on ‘Military Makeover’ »


    Two Radford University student veterans will appear on an upcoming segment of “Military Makeover with Montel.” The episode airs on the Lifetime network at 7:30 a.m. EST on Friday, Jan. 13, and Thursday, Jan. 19. 

  2. Highlanders in the News: Week of Jan. 2 »


    This week in Highlanders in the News: Emmie Dean ’13 is out on patrol in Fauquier County, and all signs are good that The Highlander Hotel Radford will blossom in the spring. 

  3. Radford University Names Robert "Rob" Hoover, Ed.D., Vice President for Finance and Administration »


    Robert Hoover, Ed.D, will join the Radford University leadership team as vice president for finance and administration, effective March 1, 2023. 

  4. Highlanders in the News: Week of Dec. 19 »


    This week in Highlanders in the News: Southeast Roanoke sets the stage for work by artist Jon Murrill, M.F.A. ’12; Stephanie Bolin ’14, now a teacher and coach at the high school she once attended, wins praise from her colleagues; and McConnell Library gets a shout-out from a new and distant patron.

  5. Alumnus graces pages of popular clothing catalog »


    Joey Crosby ’18 majored in geospatial science at Radford, serves the people of Connecticut as a constituent engagement coordinator and recently modeled for a Vineyard Vines catalog along with his partner, Chris, and their black lab, Georgia.

  6. Radford University alumna joins Radio City Rockettes »


    Caitlin Potosnak, ’12 dazzles thousands of holiday-spirited people every day with high-stepping precision choreography and sequined costumes.

  7. Winter Commencement 2022 evoked a spirit of new beginnings »


    Between the graduate and undergraduate classes, some 677 Highlanders received degrees during the Dec. 9 and Dec. 10 winter commencement ceremonies.

  8. Board of Visitors briefed on university initiatives in December meetings »


    The Radford University Board of Visitors gathered on campus for a series of committee meetings on Dec. 1, 2022, and a full board meeting the next day in which members received reports from university representatives, including administrators, faculty, staff and students.

  9. Hundreds of students present research work at Winter CARD  »


    Sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship (OURS), the event offers scholars the opportunity to share the research projects they’re working on and engage in discussions, often with spectators beyond their target audiences.

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


    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.