News Releases

  1. New program to help enhance Artis College student success at Radford University »


    A new program supporting student success, enrollment and retention is available now for new students at Radford University in the Artis College of Science and Technology.

  2. President Hemphill and Mayor Horton discuss safety, collaboration at start of fall semester  »


    Radford University President Brian O. Hemphill, Ph.D., and Radford City Mayor David Horton ‘90 sat down together at the beginning of the Fall 2020 semester to discuss the well-being of both the Highlander family and the Radford City community as the two entities continue to move forward during the COVID-19 global pandemic. 

  3. In times of stress, SCS is there to help  »


    Students returning to the Radford University campus for the fall semester will find that Student Counseling Services (SCS) offers an abundance of services to help with the complexities and challenges they may experience throughout the academic year.

  4. New portal to enhance the Highlander digital experience »


    Radford University is excited to introduce OneCampus, a modern, mobile-friendly online portal that will streamline the way users access and connect with many of the University’s campus services.

  5. Meagan Helmick: Dedicated to public health education in the classroom and beyond »


    Assistant professor of public health Meagan Helmick, Ph.D., volunteered over 130 hours at the health departments in Carroll, Galax and Grayson counties during the COVID-19 pandemic this spring. Now, she is working as a case investigator, tracing cases across southwest Virginia and will continue to do so even after she returns to teaching this fall.

  6. K-12 administrator, Jessica Cromer, is helping her schools meet challenges of new normal »


    As the assistant superintendent of Instruction and Innovation at Floyd County Public Schools, Jessica Cromer, M.S. ’09 often relies on the toolkit of knowledge she learned at Radford University.

  7. University Relations becomes integral part of University Advancement »


    In an effort to further streamline Radford University’s administrative operations the Office of University Relations will combine operations and staffing with the Office of University Advancement.


  8. Strategic Budgeting at Radford University »


    As shared governance leaders and groups joined together to engage all constituents, our campus shared differing perspectives, but emerged united to represent the best interest of Radford University as we prepare to respond to the financial challenges, both short-term and long-term, resulting from the COVID-19 global health pandemic.

  9. Academic Success Center encourages students to succeed, persist and engage »


    A new center on campus will help students navigate their education experience more easily. 

  10. Radford University English professor establishes trail litter pick-up program »


    Radford University Professor of English Justin Askins, Ph.D., established The 500 Club as a way to unite a community of people willing to do their share to keep hiking trails clean and preserve the Earth’s natural beauty.