Dec. 5, 2014
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RU logo Stephen Hudgens Cyndi Todd '86
RU Board of Visitors approves new Discrimination, Harassment, Sexual Misconduct and Retaliation Policy Stephen Hudgens earns First Team Academic All-America® "With the skills I learned at RU, my transition into the real world was very smooth," says Cyndi Todd '86

Campus Events

Dec. 5 Doing the Right Thing, "Inequality in America"
7–9 p.m., Hurlburt Auditorium
Dec. 8 - 11 Fall Exams
Dec. 13 Winter Commencement

On Campus

scholar citizenSCI gathering highlights diverse undergraduate research initiatives
The Scholar's Celebration featured the work of the 2013-14 Scholar Citizen (SCI) class of student researchers on Nov. 19 in the Muse Banquet Hall. Read more

COBE honorsCOBE celebrates, honors top students
In two distinct ceremonies on Nov. 19, RU's College of Business and Economics celebrated the extraordinary achievements of its students. Read more

GIS dayRU GIS Day enriches campus tree map with new detail
Thanks to more than 50 volunteers, people across the world can appreciate RU's arboreal richness.
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Jonathan WileyGraduate Student of the Month: Jonathan Wiley
Jonathan is an M.S. (Counseling and Human Development) candidate in the Department of Counselor Education. His research interests include social constructionism, narrative therapy, solution-focused therapy, and the integration of clinical and school counseling practice. Read his Q & A online


RU SustainABILITYEnergy-saving tips for the holidays
Whether your holiday plans include family dinners, trips to visit friends or quiet time at home, they can mean increased energy use and utility bills. Check out these seasonal energy-saving tips from Virginia Energy Sense. Read more

In Athletics

Coming up in RU Athletics:

Dec. 6
Women's Basketball vs. Liberty, 2 p.m.

Dec. 7
Men's Basketball at Virginia Tech, 3 p.m..

Dec. 13
Women's Basketball vs. Coastal Carolina, 4 p.m.
Men's Basketball at Georgetown, Noon

For more Highlander highlights, visit RU Athletics.

The Arts at RU

Coming up in The Arts:

Dec. 5-6 – Madrigal Dinner, 6 – 11 p.m., Muse Banquet Hall
Through Dec. 10 – Light and Shadow Showcases – The White Window, McGuffey Hall Auditorium
Through Dec. 10MFA Studio Show, Bondurant Center for the Arts
Through Dec. 11BFA Graduation Show, RU Art Museum at the Covington Center
Through Dec. 12 – The GASA Show, Gallery 205

The News Now

Highlander Helpers program strives to assure no child goes hungry
Members visit a local elementary school each week during the academic year to stuff backpacks with meals, snacks and drinks for children who may not otherwise get much food over the weekends. Read more

Peer EducatorsPeer health educators shine again
RU's Peer Health Educators were once again selected as the 2014 National Outstanding Peer Health Educator Group of the Year at the National Peer Health Educator BACCHUS/ NASPA General Assembly. Read more

Alumni News Danielle BanksDanielle Banks '00 joined the CBT Automotive Network as co-anchor and reporter for its daily newscast, CBT News. Previously, she spent eight years as an on-air personality for The Weather Channel.

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Alumni Events

Dec. 7 - RU Men's Basketball vs. Virginia Tech Pre-game Social

Dec. 13 - RU Men's Basketball vs. Georgetown Post-game Social

Learn more about these upcoming events.

Give to Radford
Winter Commencement is almost here! December graduates - show your Highlander Pride during Commencement and support your university. All graduating seniors who make a gift of $10 or more will receive the red and white student philanthropy cord and be recognized during December's commencement ceremony. Your gift can be designated for the college, department or program of your choice. From now until graduation, you can get your cord in Martin Hall, Room 226.
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