Who we are
University Relations is comprised of writers, designers, photographers, videographers, digital strategists, creatives, and leaders who work to collaboratively advance the brand of Radford University through marketing, communications, media engagement, digital and creative services. Our team members have strong educational backgrounds paired with significant industry and higher education experience. We are aligned in our excitement to share the Radford University story and brand in a way that advances the critical and influential work of our institution.
Our Top Priorities
- Share the Radford University brand across campus, within the local community, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and beyond.
- Promote the achievements of the students, faculty, staff, and alumni.
- Directly support admissions, advancement, and alumni relations efforts.
- Engage with internal stakeholders from the Radford University family to support their marketing, communications, media, and creative services needs.
- Implement and advance relevant initiatives as outlined in the 2018-2023 Strategic Plan.
Radford University’s Student Managed Investment Portfolio Organization (SMIPO) has pushed its small mid-cap value fund portfolio past the $2 million mark.
Four hundred and twenty student, faculty and staff volunteers dispersed across the New River and Roanoke valleys as part of Radford University's seventh annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.
Radford University’s Master of Science in Education, a top-notch and fully-online Math Education program, is among the top 35 programs of its kind in the United States, according to recent rankings by Intelligent.com.
As evidence of the well-established and growing partnership with New River Community College (NRCC), Radford University has signed an agreement with the goal of helping increased numbers of students continue their education in an accessible, affordable and efficient manner.
Radford Universityannounces the selection of Carolyn “Lyn” Ringer Lepre, Ph.D. as Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, effective July 1, 2020, following completion of a comprehensive national search.
Faith Rising '15 took her international educational experience at Radford University and moved to Spain after graduation.
Two School of Teacher Education and Leadership faculty members recently spoke to the With Good Reason public radio program about their work to promote accessible teaching methods for children with disabilities.
More than 400 Radford University students, faculty and staff have signed up to participate in the seventh annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on January 20, 2020.