News Releases

  1. Design to host Fall Fashion Show »

    10/2/2017

    The Department of Design is hosting a Fall Fashion Show that highlights the creative talents of Radford University students.

  2. Criminal Justice simulator, dance among media highlights »

    10/2/2017

    The Department of Criminal Justice, the School of Communication and the Department of Dance are featured in the media.

  3. Radford University partners with nonprofit Fear 2 Freedom »

    9/29/2017

    For the third consecutive year, the Radford University family united to support the global nonprofit organization Fear 2 Freedom (F2F) that brings hope and healing to those affected by sexual violence.

  4. Legacy, Honors student finds home at Radford »

    9/29/2017

    As a Radford University legacy student, sophomore education major Emily Stinson is following in the footsteps of successful Highlanders.

  5. Grad College reports 15.9 percent increase in enrollment »

    9/28/2017

    The College of Graduate Studies and Research announced a fall 2017 enrollment increase of 5.5 percent over the previous academic year and a 15.9 percent increase since fall 2015.

  6. Radford University Art Museum hosts faculty artist »

    9/28/2017

    The Radford University Art Museum recognizes the artistic accomplishments of Radford University faculty and staff, with the latest exhibition that features artwork by Lee Coburn, director of Creative and Marketing Services in the Office of University Relations.

  7. Several upcoming events planned to honor Hispanic Heritage Month »

    9/28/2017

    Radford University is celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month, Sept. 15-Oct. 15, with a diverse mix of cultural events.

  8. Federal grant deepens Radford’s community impact with increased substance use outreach and training »

    9/27/2017

    Radford University’s Waldron College of Health and Human Services (WCHHS) has been awarded a four-year, $1.9 million Mental and Behavioral Health Education and Training Grant by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).

  9. Homecoming/Family Weekend coming up Oct. 6-8 »

    9/26/2017

    Radford University will welcome back alumni, family and friends on Oct. 6-8 for Homecoming and Family Weekend festivities.

  10. Radford University announces support of Growth4VA campaign »

    9/25/2017

    Radford University President Brian O. Hemphill today announced the university's support of the newly-launched Growth4VA campaign, which will focus on promoting reform and reinvestment in Virginia’s top-ranked higher education system.

  11. Radford University awarded NSA grant to boost cybersecurity outreach »

    9/25/2017

    Radford University is the recipient of a $140,250 National Security Agency (NSA) grant that will enhance the university’s robust cybersecurity outreach.

  12. Commonwealth leaders push for passenger rail service to enrich the New River Valley »

    9/22/2017

    Radford University hosted more than 70 municipal leaders and community organizations representing the citizens of the New River Valley for the New River Rail 2020 Legislative Reception on Sept. 20 in Kyle Hall.

  13. Radford University Board of Visitors hold quarterly meeting »

    9/21/2017

    At its quarterly meeting Sept. 14-15, the Radford University Board of Visitors (BOV) reviewed university progress and accomplishments in academics, business affairs, capital projects, student affairs, enrollment management, governance, information technology, athletics, fundraising and marketing.

  14. Book Buddies gets boost from alumnus Frank Beamer »

    9/21/2017

    The retired football coach and Radford alumnus recently made a donation to help promote literacy and aid education majors in the university’s Book Buddies program. Read more.

  15. Radford University partners with Fear 2 Freedom on Sept. 27 to raise awareness of sexual assault »

    9/21/2017

    Radford University is partnering for the third consecutive year with the global nonprofit organization Fear 2 Freedom to raise awareness of sexual assault and benefit victims throughout the New River Valley.

  16. Radford University ranks among greenest college campuses »

    9/21/2017

    The Princeton Review has again recognized Radford University for its commitment to building and maintaining a sustainable, environmentally friendly campus.

  17. Shred-A-Thon is Oct. 5 »

    9/20/2017

    Radford University Recycling is conducting Shred-A-Thon Oct. 5 to give the university community an opportunity to safely and securely shred and recycle unwanted documents.  

  18. MFA student hosts solo exhibition »

    9/20/2017

    MFA student Langley Anderson held the first solo student exhibition in the newly-named Andrew W. Ross Student Gallery in McConnell Library.

  19. Prelaw Society hosts U.S. District Court and FISA judge  »

    9/20/2017

    The Prelaw Society at Radford University hosted James P. Jones, a U.S. District Court Judge for the Western District of Virginia. In addition to Judge Jones’ normal docket, he currently has an appointment on the United States Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC or FISA Court) in Washington, D.C. 

  20. RARE symposium to highlight student research, trip information »

    9/20/2017

    Students and faculty who embarked on this summer’s annual Radford Amazonian Research Expedition (RARE), one of Radford University’s signature study abroad and research opportunities, will be presenting their research and providing information for future participants at the Sept. 28 RARE symposium.

  21. Radford University student found his passion and is rising to the top »

    9/20/2017

    Non-traditional student Steve Oake transferred to Radford during the fall 2013 semester to obtain a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Technology while specializing in software engineering and database administration.

  22. New ROTC major shares goals, vision for the program »

    9/19/2017

    Newly appointed ROTC Maj. Wendi McBride-Rentschler, also an assistant professor of Military Science, leads Radford University’s detachment from its on-campus home of Russell Hall.

  23. Radford University selects Ann Marie Klotz as next VP for Student Affairs »

    9/19/2017

    Radford University today named Ann Marie Klotz, Ed.D., to be the University’s next vice president for Student Affairs.

  24. Board of Visitors honor the late Mary Ann Hovis ‘65 »

    9/19/2017

    The Radford University Board of Visitors (BOV) unanimously approved a resolution at the Sept. 15 campus BOV meeting in honor of the late Mary Ann Jennings Hovis ’65, who at the time of her death Aug. 26 was a member of the BOV.

  25. President Hemphill applauds Honors Academy students »

    9/18/2017

    Honors Academy students were invited by President Hemphill to the Governor Tyler House Sept. 13 for a reception to honor their achievements.