News Releases

  1. Artis Center for Adaptive Innovation and Creativity named as project moves forward »

    5/27/2021

    At a special ceremony held on May 25, 2021, Radford University administrators and supporters officially broke ground on the Artis Center for Adaptive Innovation and Creativity, a state-of-the-art complex that will serve as a blended teaching and learning space for the arts and health sciences.

  2. Radford University ranked one of the top schools for veterans »

    5/21/2021

    Radford University has been ranked No. 40 out of 100 in a nationwide listing of the Best Colleges and Universities for Veterans 2021 by College Consensus, a college ratings website that aggregates publisher rankings and student reviews.

  3. Radford University and NRCC Celebrate Inaugural Bridging Ceremony »

    5/20/2021

    Radford University and New River Community College celebrated the first class to complete the institutions’ Bridge Program with a  "bridging ceremony,” symbolizing the students’ transition from studying at NRCC to becoming Highlanders at Radford.

  4. Reed and Curie Halls receive LEED Gold certification »

    5/18/2021

    Radford University’s Reed and Curie Halls are the latest campus buildings to receive LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification, marking another achievement in the University's sustainability initiatives.

  5. Davis College of Business and Economics honors excellence at spring awards ceremony »

    5/15/2021

    Radford University’s Davis College of Business and Economics honored students, faculty and alumni during its annual spring Honors Banquet, held virtually April 23, 2021.

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

    5/14/2021

    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. 

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

    5/12/2021

    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.

  8. Commencement ceremonies celebrate 2020, 2021 graduates »

    5/7/2021

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

  9. Radford Board of Visitors holds second quarterly meeting »

    5/7/2021

    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.

  10. New emerging therapies course being offered in May »

    5/3/2021

    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.