News And Eventshttp://www.radfordathletics.comLatest news from Radford Universityen-us<![CDATA[Board of Visitors approves naming of Hemphill Hall in honor of President]]> Article

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. 

Fri, 14 May 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Nursing professor Judy Jenks receives the Education Award from the Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners]]> Article

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.

Wed, 12 May 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Commencement ceremonies celebrate 2020, 2021 graduates]]> Article

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

Fri, 07 May 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Radford Board of Visitors holds second quarterly meeting]]> Article

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.

Fri, 07 May 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[New emerging therapies course being offered in May]]> Article

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.

Mon, 03 May 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Food for thought: How a simple question helped Kahler Gilmore to find her passion]]> Article

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

Fri, 30 Apr 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Are we having a laugh? Radford University professor discusses comedy and its influences on society in public radio interview]]> Article

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.

Wed, 28 Apr 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Radford University’s exciting hotel project in full swing]]> Article

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

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Steve Abercrombie: bringing a world of experience to healthcare]]> Article

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.

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Radford University and Radford University Carilion RN to BSN Online Programs Ranked Best in Virginia ]]> Article

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

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 00:00:00 EDT