News And Eventshttp://www.radfordathletics.comLatest news from Radford Universityen-us<![CDATA[Bigger Picture March brings students, allies together to oppose racism and injustice]]>http://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/bigger-picture-2021.htmlhttp://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/bigger-picture-2021.htmlNews Article

Students, faculty, alumni and scores of individuals from the Radford University community gathered on campus on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021, for the second annual Bigger Picture March, an event organized to express messages of respect and unity but also discuss concerns and measures in which the university can improve support of Black students.

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Tue, 26 Oct 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Radford University faculty share expertise with community through public radio program]]>http://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/with-good-reason.htmlhttp://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/with-good-reason.htmlNews Article

Radford University faculty are more than dedicated teachers; they are accomplished and influential scholars who regularly share their insights to better inform the communities in which we live. During the summer months, Radford faculty served as guests on the “With Good Reason” public radio program, offering insights from their expertise.

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Tue, 26 Oct 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Radford Gives Back returns for fall food drive]]>http://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/radford-gives-back-preview.htmlhttp://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/radford-gives-back-preview.htmlNews Article

This week sees the return of Radford Gives Back, the food drive in which Highlanders volunteer with Bobcat Backpacks, the nonprofit organization, to collect weekend meals to deliver to local public-school students.

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Mon, 25 Oct 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[‘Chomped chimp’ leads alumna to anthropological find]]>http://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/sadie-friend.htmlhttp://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/sadie-friend.htmlNews Article

While interning at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History in 2018, Sadie Friend ’20 discovered a “chomped chimp,” rare recorded evidence of leopards scavenging on chimpanzees. Her findings led to an academic journal article and mention in Discover magazine. 

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Mon, 25 Oct 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[For decades, retiring Professor James Lollar has helped students realize their potential]]>http://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/lollar-scholarship.htmlhttp://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/lollar-scholarship.htmlNews Article

After 29 years at Radford, Professor of Marketing James Lollar, Ph.D., is retiring. “It is truly an honor and deeply humbling,” he said of the love and kindness he is receiving upon his retirement, and of the support for the scholarship that will honor his legacy.

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Thu, 21 Oct 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Leidy Montoya: M.O.T. student builds future on her healthcare experience]]>http://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/leidy-montoya.htmlhttp://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/leidy-montoya.htmlNews Article

Leidy Montoya explored a variety of healthcare professions for over a decade before settling on becoming an occupational therapist. All of her roles, however, had one common element: patients and their well-being.

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Mon, 18 Oct 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[CHBS Endowment Fund Wall is a ‘thank you’ to donors and reminder to students that financial support is available to them ]]>http://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/chbs-endowment-wall.htmlhttp://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/chbs-endowment-wall.htmlNews Article

Friends and supporters of Radford University and the College of Humanities and Behavioral Sciences (CHBS) gathered at Hemphill Hall on Oct. 1, 2021, for the unveiling and dedication of the Endowment Fund Wall.

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Mon, 18 Oct 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Highlanders Festival returns with clans, cabers, kilts and more]]>http://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/highlanders-festival-2021.htmlhttp://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/highlanders-festival-2021.htmlNews Article

The annual Highlanders Festival provided fun for everyone with live music, sheepherding demonstrations, children’s games, craft and food vendors offering authentic Scottish fare.

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Mon, 18 Oct 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[Alumni celebrate Homecoming's return to campus in 2021]]>http://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/homecoming-2021.htmlhttp://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/homecoming-2021.htmlNews Article

From September 30 to October 2, alumni gathered on the Radford University campus to celebrate their Highlander pride and to come together as family.

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Tue, 12 Oct 2021 00:00:00 EDT
<![CDATA[State of the University address highlights progress and promise]]>http://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/state-of-the-university-2021.htmlhttp://www.radford.edu/content/radfordcore/home/news/releases/2021/october/state-of-the-university-2021.htmlNews Article

Interim President Carolyn Ringer Lepre, Ph.D., presented the annual State of the University address Friday morning, Oct. 1, 2021, in Bondurant Auditorium, highlighting and celebrating with the Radford family the progress the university has made in the past year and sharing the strategic initiatives that will propel it into the future.

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Tue, 12 Oct 2021 00:00:00 EDT