News Releases

  1. Special events planned for Black History Month »

    2/18/2022

    A history-based field trip, a dinner and a seminar on finance are among the gatherings scheduled to recognize February as Black History Month on Radford University’s campus.

  2. Highlanders in the News: Week of Feb. 14 »

    2/18/2022

    Highlighting notable mentions of Radford University faculty and students from local, regional, national and international news outlets. 

  3. Philosophy professor to examine ‘monsterology’ in Honors Lecture »

    2/15/2022

    Stephen T. Asma, a professor of philosophy at Columbia College in Chicago, will be the guest speaker at the annual Honors Lecture on Tuesday, Feb. 22, at Radford University. Asma’s talk, “Thinking about Monsters: A Philosophy of Horror and Vulnerability,” is scheduled for 4 p.m. in the Bonnie Hurlburt Student Center auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

  4. RUC student leaps from LA to Roanoke in less than a week »

    2/15/2022

    Last summer, Radford University Carilion Medical Laboratory Science student Richard Martinez paused his life in his native Los Angeles, California to move to Roanoke, Virginia in less than a week for the program.

     

  5. Highlanders in the News: Week of Feb. 7 »

    2/11/2022

    Highlighting notable mentions of Radford University faculty and students from local, regional, national and international news outlets. 

  6. Radford University names recipients of prestigious awards for faculty excellence »

    2/11/2022

    Radford University has announced the recipients of the prestigious 2021 Dalton Eminent Scholar Award. The annual awards provide faculty members opportunities to go above and beyond in their chosen academic fields.

  7. Students advocate for Radford at Virginia State Capitol »

    2/9/2022

    Radford University students traveled along with faculty and administrators to the Virginia State Capitol in Richmond on Jan. 24-25 to advocate on behalf of the university. 

  8. Highlanders in the News: Week of Jan. 31 »

    2/4/2022

    Highlighting notable mentions of Radford University faculty and students from local, regional, national and international news outlets. 

  9. Professor emeritus reflects on her winding path as an educator »

    2/4/2022

    At first, Carolyn Mathews didn't naturally gravitate toward a career in teaching. But in 1975, a classroom realization changed all that, virtually in an instant, and what followed was nearly a half-century spent in education. Last October, Mathews was designated a professor emeritus in Radford University’s Department of English.

  10. Physical therapy student project helps older adults prevent falls »

    1/28/2022

    Radford University Doctor of Physical Therapy (D.P.T.) students worked with approximately 30 older adults at Friendship Health and Living in Roanoke to assess their likelihood of losing their balance and falling, causing injury.