News Releases

  1. Greg Capps: Dedication to service and education »


    Greg Capps ’19 never thought he would attend college growing up. He ended up the top scholar for both economics and philosophy for the 2018-2019 academic year and is attending law school this fall.

  2. The Radford experience gives confidence, drive, ambition for alumni in Northern Virginia »


    The Highlander Family Tour visited eight locations from Northern Virginia to Atlanta, Georgia reconnecting alumni and spreading the good news about Radford’s mission to be the premier, innovative, student-centered university in the Commonwealth.

  3. Apollo 11 celebration proves a stellar success »


    About 1,000 visitors to the Center for the Sciences enjoyed activities for all ages to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon on July 20.

  4. Virginia Beach alumni credit Radford University for successes during Highlander Family Tour »


    Alumni and friends enjoyed ocean views in Virginia Beach, while being treated to cool treats and engaging conversations with fellow Highlanders during the Highlander Family Tour.

  5. Alumni praise growth, new student experiences during Richmond Highlander Family Tour »


    Near record high temperatures in Richmond, Virginia did not stop dozens of Radford University alumni and friends from reconnecting inside the cool Willow Oaks Country Club. The comfortable space provided picturesque views of the premier golf course as part of the seventh stop of the Highlander Family Tour.

  6. Inspirational speakers address 2019 Governor's School  »


    Two renowned speakers shared anecdotes and answered questions on July 10 and 11, 2019 at the Summer Residential Governor’s School for Visual and Performing Arts and Humanities, hosted by Radford University.

  7. Radford nursing students cross Pacific Ocean for transformative experiences »


    Seven Radford University nursing students and faculty explored international healthcare during a 23-day study abroad experience to South Korea and Taiwan.

  8. Media spotlight: Coverage of the Summer Bridge Program and Apollo 11 Celebration »


    Two local media outlets highlighted Radford University's Summer Bridge Program for high school female students and the Apollo 11 Celebration on July 20, which marked the 50th anniversary of the historic mission to the moon.


  9. Summer Bridge students tour Torc Robotics, a leader in unmanned vehicle technology  »


    Several participants in Radford University’s Summer Bridge Program, designed for female high school students interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields, had an exciting and exclusive opportunity this week to tour the headquarters of Torc, a cutting-edge autonomous vehicle technology company.