November 7, 2018
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Alumni News

State of the University Big South Weekly Awards Big South Weekly Awards
Continued progress cited in State of the University address
Green and Henderson earn Big South weekly accolades
Radford University donors honored at luncheon

Campus Events

November 12
Veterans Day Ceremony, 11 a.m. - noon, Bonnie Auditorium

November 19-23
Thanksgiving Break

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The Greek Life chariot races at 2018 Homecoming and Family Weekend.Homecoming and Family Weekend events inspire new traditions, rekindle fond memories
The sites, smells and sounds around campus the weekend of Oct. 19-21 could mean only one thing at Radford University: Homecoming and Family Weekend.

Alumnae celebrating their Golden Reunion gathered with President Brian O. Hemphill, Ph.D. and Radford University First Lady Marisela Rosas Hemphill, Ph.D. at the Governor Tyler House.Class of 1968 celebrates their Golden Reunion
The Class of 1968 returned to Radford University during Homecoming Reunion and Family Weekend to celebrate their 50th anniversary, or Golden Reunion.

Women of Radford.Generations of alumnae come together for Women of Radford luncheon
The "Grit, Grace and Gratitude" themed event welcomed more than 140 women and guests donning colorful hats and pearls, the signature attire for the event.

Women's Entreprenuership Week.Radford University hosts Women's Entrepreneurship Week
Women's Entrepreneurship Week brought attention to entrepreneurial pursuits of women around the world.

Mary McMasters of the Virginia Department of Health described the addiction disease process and the clinical tools used in practice.Radford University hosts comprehensive conference on substance abuse issues
Radford faculty and students joined regional providers to explore the perplexing challenges of substance use disorders at a conference featuring a lineup of professionals representing federal, state, local and private perspectives on Oct. 27.

Human Library.Living library adds humanity to history
At the sixth annual Human Library at Radford University, a human touch was added to history.

Kirsten Sadler, a second-year Master of Fine Arts student, along side a still life portrait and sculpture featuring coal, the focus of her exhibition at the Andrew W. Ross Student Art Gallery in McConnell Library.Exhibition highlights Appalachia imagery
Kristen Sadler's art is featured at the premiere exhibition at the newly-dedicated Andrew W. Ross Student Art Gallery in McConnell Library.

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November 9
Lonesome River Band with Opening Band Volume Five: Little River Bluegrass Barn, 7 - 10 p.m.

Date Night at Sinkland with Creigh Reipe in Concert: Sinkland Farms Brewery, 7 - 10 p.m.

Jazz in the Lobby with Kris Hale: Mountain Lake Lodge, 6 - 9 p.m.

November 15
Radford Reads with Simone Poirier-Bures: Radford Public Library, 7 - 8 p.m.


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November 7
Women's Basketball vs. South Carolina State, 7 p.m., Radford

November 9
Cross Country at NCAA Southeast Regionals, TBA, Rock Hill, South Carolina

Volleyball vs. USC Upstate, 6 p.m., Radford

Men's Basketball vs. UIC, 9 p.m., Radford

November 10
Volleyball vs. UNC Asheville, 4 p.m., Radford

November 14
Men's Basketball at Notre Dame, 7 p.m., South Bend, Indiana

November 15
Women's Basketball vs. ETSU, 11 a.m., Radford


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November 7-15
Student Printmaking Show, all day, Porterfield Gallery 205

November 7
University Performance Series: Chinese Warriors of Peking,7:30 p.m., Bondurant Auditorium

November 9
New Horizons New Music Festival with guest pianist Martin Jones, 7:30 p.m., Davis Performance Hall with pre-concert discussion with panel of guest composers at 6:30 p.m.

Opening Reception: MFA and BFA Show, 5 p.m., Art Museum at 214 Tyler

November 9 - December 11
MFA and BFA Show, Art Museum at 214 Tyler

November 13
Radford University Guitar Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m., Davis Performance Hall

November 14
Radford University Symphonic Band Annual Student Conductor Concert, 7:30 pm., Davis Performance Hall

November 26
Informance, 7:30 p.m., Albig Theatre, Peters Hall

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Andrew Ross.University honors former art faculty member, announces scholarship in his honor
Radford University and the College of Visual and Performing Arts hosted a reception to honor beloved former faculty member Andrew Ross.

Swapping lab coats for Tyvek protective gear, DPT students Ross Copeland, Ashley Humphreys and Garrett VanNutt joined a team of volunteers to help North Carolina residents whose homes were damaged by flooding related to the recent Hurricane Florence..DPT students rally to assist hurricane recovery efforts
Doctor of Physical Therapy students swapped books for Tyvek suits and ventilators as they pitched in to help Eastern North Carolina families recover from recent Hurricane Florence-related flooding.

Jennifer Resor-Whicker.Alumnus featured in YouTube spotlight video, scenes filmed on campus
Radford University alumnus Josh Carroll '17 is featured in a YouTube spotlight video that highlights his journey from veteran to physicist.

Athletic TrainersPrelaw Society hosts DOJ lawyer for fall event
For the fall 2018 Prelaw Society event, Allison Kidd-Miller, assistant director of the U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division, National Courts Section, visited with prospective law students on Oct. 23 in the College of Humanities and Behavioral Sciences.

Athletic TrainersFaculty, student researchers developing course to teach athletic trainers about sudden cardiac death
Two Health and Human Performance faculty members and a group of undergraduate student researchers are creating a professional development online course designed to further educate athletic trainers about sudden cardiac death.

Nakia SheltonGraduate student selected as Design Management Institute winner
Nakia Shelton, a design thinking graduate student, was selected as a Design Management Institute student essay winner and was invited to attend the 2018 Design Leadership Conference in Boston in early October.

New biology course hopes to expand research opportunities for incoming freshmen
As a Howard Hughes Medical Institute sponsored project, class members are isolating viruses from soil samples collected across Radford and studying their DNA.

Art students work to brighten new campus nursing sim center
In a collaborative project to engage art in support of healing, Radford Art and Museum Studies students have prepared a collection of art to brighten the walls of Cook Hall's Clinical Simulation Center.


Radford University ranks among greenest college campuses in 2018
The Princeton Review has again recognized Radford University for its commitment to building and maintaining a sustainable, environmentally friendly campus.

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Kelsey Isaacs '15 has joined Oregon State University Foundation as an assistant director of development.

Alumni Events

November 9
Stanton Supper with Shakespeare

November 10
Admissions Open House

December 1
25th Annual Holiday Breakfast with Santa 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Muse Hall Banquet Room

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