Inquiry. Discovery. Innovation. Application.

Faculty and students at Radford University have a rich history of applying their expertise and creativity to positively affecting the public good. Our research contributions are particularly impactful in advancing our disciplines by developing and honing pedagogical approaches, translating theory into practice, and advancing our communities.

 

 

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Research and Creative Scholarship in the News

  1. Highlander Highlights: Week of February 5, 2024 »

    2/9/2024

    Every two weeks, Highlander Highlights shares with readers some of the extraordinary research and accomplishments happening on and off campus through the tireless work and curiosity of our students and faculty.

  2. Mahin, Yurkofsky receive Dalton faculty awards »

    2/5/2024

    Radford University’s Office of the Provost has presented Dalton Eminent Scholar Awards to two faculty members in recognition of their distinguished academic reputations. 

  3. Highlanders in the News: Week of Jan. 29, 2024 »

    2/2/2024

    This week in Highlanders in the News: Sophomore basketball star Olivia Wagner draws accolades for her skills on the court; Vice President of Enrollment Management and Strategic Communications Dannette Gomez Beane addresses a delay on financial aid in an interview with WDBJ7; and Department of Political Science Chair Chapman Rackaway talks border issues with WSLS-TV. 

  4. Highlanders in the News: Week of Jan. 1, 2024 »

    1/5/2024

    This week in Highlanders in the News: A new podcast about acting and well-being, created and hosted by Associate Professor Robyn Berg, welcomes recent graduate Queen Miller ’23; also, next week will bring a streaming crash course on the Blue Ridge Mountains, led by geology department Chair and Associate Professor Jonathan Tso.

  5. Board of Visitors Approves Two-Year Plan at Quarterly Meetings »

    12/7/2023

    Radford University’s Board of Visitors held its final quarterly meetings of 2023 on Thursday, Nov. 30, and Friday, Dec. 1, inside Kyle Hall on the university’s main campus. 

  6. Summit highlights cybersecurity careers for rural students »

    11/21/2023

    Radford University hosted the Classroom to Career Cybersecurity Summit 2023 Nov. 9 at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center in Abingdon, Virginia. The daylong event was designed to strengthen the coordination among regional businesses and governments, K-12 schools and workforce development agencies to prepare rural students for the changing needs of the current workforce.

  7. Geospatial science student’s work gets to the core of climate influence »

    11/13/2023

    Manually coring trees can be difficult and challenging, but it’s well worth the effort. Just ask Mira Smith. In the spring 2023 semester, the senior worked on research, in the field and in Radford’s Tree Ring Lab, with geospatial science professor and dendrochronologist Stockton Maxwell to study how climate affects tree growth.

  8. Highlander Highlights: Week of October 30, 2023 »

    11/3/2023

    Every two weeks, Highlander Highlights shares with readers some of the extraordinary research and accomplishments happening on and off campus through the tireless work and curiosity of our students and faculty.