Feb. 15, 2016
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Alumni News

Nursing students women's soccer clinic Scott Anderson
SON graduates excel on nursing licensure test Women's soccer spring clinic to be held March 20 In Silicon Valley, Scott Anderson '07 and partners see start-up flourish

Campus Events

Feb. 17 Protocol Dinner
6-8:30 p.m., Muse Banquet Hall
Feb. 24

STEM Internship & Career Fair
11 a.m. - 2 p.m., CSAT Building

March 18 Education Career Fair
1:30 - 5 p.m., Peters Hall Gym

On Campus

Monte HaughtEmmy-winner returns to Radford
Monte Haught '91 has won three Emmys for his work on American Horror Story; he'll return to campus for a masterclass with CVPA students. Read more

Mind SumoStudents tackle MindSumo Challenge
A group of students in COBE'sentrepreneurship and innovation class took the MindSumo Challenge recently and won, while another group received honorable mention. Read more


Radford SustainABILITYThe Cure for Cabin Fever
Feeling stuck inside this winter? So is the air inside your home. Indoor air pollution is caused by a lack of ventilation and can lead to more frequent colds, respiratory problems, and other ailments. Here are tips to keep your home and your family healthy. Read more

In Athletics

Feb. 16
Women's Basketball at UNC Asheville, 7 p.m.

Feb. 18
Men's Basketball at Liberty, 7 p.m.

Feb. 19
Softball vs. Penn State (at Jacksonville, Fla.), 2 p.m.
Baseball at Mercer, 4 p.m.
Softball vs. Jacksonville (at Jacksonville, Fla.), 7 p.m.
Women's Track & Field at VT Challenge (Blacksburg), TBA

Feb. 20
Baseball at Mercer, 2 p.m.
Women's Basketball vs. Longwood, 2 p.m.
Women's Lacrosse at Saint Francis, 2 p.m.
Softball vs. Georgetown (at Jacksonville, Fla.), 2 p.m.
Men's Basketball vs. High Point, 4:30 p.m.
Women's Track & Field at VT Challenge (Blacksburg), all day

Feb. 21
Softball vs. Pittsburgh (at Jacksonville, Fla.), 9 a.m.
Baseball at Mercer, 1 p.m.

Feb. 22
Men's Golf at Wexford Intercollegiate (Hilton Head, S.C.), all day

Feb. 23
Men's Golf at Wexford Intercollegiate (Hilton Head, S.C.), all day
Women's Basketball at Winthrop, 7 p.m.

Feb. 24
Men's Tennis at Presbyterian, 1 p.m.
Women's Lacrosse vs. Virginia Tech, 4 p.m.

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The Arts at Radford University

Coming up in The Arts:

Through Feb. 17Juried Student Show, RUAM Galley Downtown

Feb.17-21 - "Dog Sees God" by Bert V. Royal, 7:30 p.m., Hawes Studio Theatre

Feb. 19Reception: Juried Photography Show, 5 p.m., RUAM Gallery Downtown

Through Feb. 19Student Ceramics Show, Gallery 205

Through Feb. 29Art of Feng No. 3, RUAM Covington Center

Through March 3Juried Photography Show, RUAM Gallery Downtown

The News Now

Radford University Board of Visitors holds quarterly meeting
The Radford University Board of Visitors held it quarterly meeting Feb. 1-2 on campus to receive updates and reports about the university's progress and accomplishments. Read more

Advocacy DaySGA representatives meet with Virginia senators to discuss college affordability
President Colby Bender and Vice President Jacinda Jones met with Sens. Mark Warner and Tim Kaine in Richmond to discuss college debt and affordability. Read more

Jennifer McDonelProfessor brings music education to Nepal
With support from a McGlothin Faculty Travel Grant Program, Jennifer McDonel traveled to Kathmandu, Nepal, to teach music educators how to better serve their students. Read more

Dan River coal ash spill highlights science's role in recovery from accident
Madeline Schreiber, professor of Hydrogeosciences at Virginia Tech, explored science and its contribution to ecological recovery Feb. 2 at the first Spring Museum of the Earth Sciences Lecture. Read more

Alumni NewsMake plans to join Radford University alumni on University Row at the Virginia Gold Cup on May 7, 2016. Stay tuned to the Office of Alumni Relations Facebook page for event updates.

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Alumni Events

Feb. 27: Winter Celebration 2016
April 16-17: International Student Reunion

Learn more about these upcoming events.

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