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Winter Club Fair RAAP John King
Winter Club Fair to highlight RU's student organizations Radford Athletics Assisting Youth Program launched "The experience that students have at Radford University is life changing," said John King '91, MBA '93

Campus Events

Jan. 17 Residence Halls open
Jan. 18 MLK Day of Service
Jan. 19 Spring semester begins
Jan. 20 MLK Commemorative Program
6 p.m., Bondurant Auditorium
Jan. 22 Winter Club Fair
Jan. 26 Spring Internship and Career Fair
11 a.m.-2 p.m., COBE Multipurpose Room
Feb. 17 Protocol Dinner

On Campus

Liz MurrayMcGlothlin Celebration of Teaching announces keynote speaker
Author Liz Murray will deliver the keynote address at the 2016 McGlothlin Celebration of Teaching on April 7 at Radford University's Bondurant Auditorium. Read more

Office of Student Standards and Conduct helps students stay on track
For students that have made conduct mistakes, the OSSC creates a partnership though which students can acknowledge those mistakes and learn how to fix them going forward. Read more

Kacey SternGraduate Student of the Month: Kacey Stern
Kacey is a graduate student in the Literacy Education program. She loves learning about the way kids learn to read and how to push each child to become a better reader. Read her Q&A online.


Radford SustainABILITYStay warm this winter with these tips
Winter cold is in full force and RU SustainABILITY has a handful of tips to help you keep your home or residence hall room warmer through the chill. Read more

In Athletics

Jan. 16
Women's Tennis at Virginia Tech, 10 a.m.
Women's Basketball at Longwood, 2 p.m.
Men's Basketball at Presbyterian, 7 p.m.
Women's Track and Field at Virginia Tech Invitational, TBA

Jan. 17
Women's Tennis vs. Western Carolina (at Blacksburg), 10 a.m.

Jan. 19
Women's Basketball vs. Charleston Southern, 7 p.m.

Jan. 20
Men's Basketball vs. Campbell, 7 p.m.

For more Highlander highlights, visit RU Athletics.

The News Now

Sara ObrienRU biology professor earns national mentoring honor
Radford University's Sara O'Brien, assistant professor of biology, has been honored with the Early Career Mentoring Award from the Biology Division of Council on Undergraduate Research. Read more

WCCHS faculty gleaning turnipsWaldron staffers glean vegetables for local food bank
As part of the holiday tradition of sharing and community service, four staff members of the Waldron College of Health and Human Services gleaned more than 100 pounds of turnips for delivery to local food banks. Read more

Criminal justice goes online at Radford
For students pursuing a graduate criminal justice degree, a Radford University education will be more accessible thanks to a new online program. Read more

Presidential Transition Committee members announced
Radford University Presidential Transition Committee co-chairs announced today the appointment of members to the Committee. Read more

Alumni NewsVelma Jean Boyd Shannon, B.A. '56 recently published a book under the name Jeanne Shannon titled "Summoning." The book is a collection of poems about her "early life in the heart of Appalachia."

Read more alumni news
Alumni Events

Jan. 30: Alumni Women's Basketball Reunion and Game
Feb. 27: Winter Celebration 2016
April 16-17: International Student Reunion

Learn more about these upcoming events.

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