News Releases

  1. Class of 2022: Geology enthusiast takes on a lofty ambition »


    Geology major Jasmine Rollins is taking her love for science to new heights. 

  2. University receives storm readiness designation from National Weather Service »


    Radford University recently took significant steps toward planning ahead against such sudden meteorological events, and, on April 25, was formally named a StormReady Supporter by the National Weather Service.

  3. Online RN to BSN program ranked in Top 3 in Virginia by »


    The Radford University online Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) program has been ranked third in the state of Virginia by

  4. From struggling student to educator thanks to the RUC Doctor of Health Sciences program »


    The academic career of Daniel Gochenour, D.H.Sc., RRT-ACCS, RRT-NPS, ’21 wasn’t always rosy. With the help of mentors and a new-found passion for respiratory therapy, he turned his educational pursuits around and excelled. Today, he is an educator thanks to the Doctor of Health Sciences program at Radford University Carilion.

  5. Healthcare, social work and medical students team up for interprofessional education simulation »


    Healthcare professions students from Radford University, Radford University Carilion and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine worked together in teams to assess their patients’ needs, treat them and recommend additional resources at the Interprofessional Simulation Day on April 22, held at the Carilion Clinic Center for Simulation, Research and Patient Safety in Roanoke.

  6. Highlanders in the News: Week of April 25 »


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

  7. Florida sheriff wins accolade from Radford’s criminal justice police center »


    Radford University’s Center for Police Practice, Policy and Research presented its 2021 Excellence in Policing Award to Walton County, Florida, Sheriff Michael Adkinson Jr. during a ceremony held in the university’s Hemphill Hall on April 7, 2022. 

  8. With mobile burn unit, students investigate in the heat of the moment  »


    Criminal Justice instructor Todd Jones ‘88, M.S. ’94 teaches students enrolled in his spring semester fire and arson investigation course about what to look for when investigating a fire. His students put those skills to practical use recently inside a mobile burn trailer owned by the Virginia Department of Fire Programs.

  9. Radford University sees highest Highlander Day attendance  »


    Nearly 900 people attended Radford University’s Highlander Day Saturday, April 23, 2022. About 315 of those attendees were students accepted to the university, including students and their families on sponsored busses from the Tidewater and Richmond areas of Virginia. This was the highest attended Highlander Day event this year and one of the largest on record.