News Releases

  1. Board of Visitors approves naming of Hemphill Hall in honor of President »


    The Radford University Board of Visitors (BOV) unanimously approved a resolution at its April 23, 2021, quarterly meeting to recognize outgoing President Brian O. Hemphill, Ph.D. The resolution highlighted the many milestones of President Hemphill’s remarkable tenure as the University’s seventh president, as well as several actions to honor his legacy. 

  2. Nursing professor Judy Jenks receives the Education Award from the Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners »


    Radford University Carilion associate professor of nursing Judy Jenks, DNP, FNP-BC ’16 has received the Education Award from the Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners. The award  recognizes her outstanding contributions to NPs in education and patient care through teaching and scholarship, student preceptorship, patient teaching and community involvement.

  3. Radford Board of Visitors holds second quarterly meeting »


    The Radford University Board of Visitors honored outgoing President Brian O. Hemphill, Ph.D., and set tuition and fees for the 2021-22 academic year during its second quarterly meeting of the year.

  4. Commencement ceremonies celebrate 2020, 2021 graduates »


    The Radford University and Radford University Carilion (RUC) classes of 2020 and 2021 shared a monumental weekend of well-deserved recognition this spring.

  5. New emerging therapies course being offered in May »


    A new course on complementary health approaches and integrative health therapies will be offered this May by Radford University. These areas offer a different approach to conventional or mainstream medicine.

  6. Food for thought: How a simple question helped Kahler Gilmore to find her passion »


    Kahler Gilmore found her “perfect fit” at Radford University and quickly discovered a desire to help others through proper nutrition.

  7. Are we having a laugh? Radford University professor discusses comedy and its influences on society in public radio interview »


    Foreign Languages and Literatures Interim Chair Matthew Turner, Ph.D., spoke recently to the With Good Reason public radio program about comedy and celebrity. The interview is available on podcast and will air May 1-7 on more than 60 radio stations across the United States.

  8. Radford University’s exciting hotel project in full swing »


    Demolition has officially begun to make way for The Highlander, the highly anticipated hotel to be constructed right off Radford University’s main campus.

  9. Steve Abercrombie: bringing a world of experience to healthcare »


    Before becoming a Highlander as part of the Radford University Carilion physician assistant program, Steve Abercrombie had already experienced and explored more of the world than most of us do in a lifetime. Now, he's sharing that experience with his classmates and using it to treat patients across the region.

  10. Radford University and Radford University Carilion RN to BSN Online Programs Ranked Best in Virginia  »


    The Radford University and Radford University Carilion Nursing: Post-Licensure (RN to BSN) programs have been ranked as the best online nursing programs in the Commonwealth of Virginia by