July 11, 2016
Radford Home  |  Radford Athletics  |  Alumni & Friends  |  Give To Radford like us on facebook  Follow us on Twitter  Subscribe to our YouTube channel

Radford University Connected

Dr. Brian O. Hemphill begins presidency with Quest

President Hemphill speaks at Quest

On campus news




Alumni News

governor's school attendees Aisha Foy Ryan Traylor
Governor's School for Humanities and Visual and Performing Arts returns to Radford Aisha Foy nominated for NCAA Woman Of The Year "Radford helped me grow as a person and allowed me to meet a variety of people from different backgrounds." - Ryan Traylor '01

Campus Events

Aug. 1 Augustmester classes begin
Aug. 26 Residence halls open
Aug. 29 Fall classes begin

On Campus

summer bridge participantsRadford hosts Summer Bridge for week of intense science and technology exploration
High school-aged women from across Virginia and the Mid-Atlantic region will explore science and technology July 10-15 at the Summer Bridge Program. Read more

RiteCare© participantsCOSD Ritecare© wraps up summer camp season
The COSD department hosted a luncheon and open house for the members of the Scottish Rite Society to close out its 2016 Rite Care summer season of literacy and communication camps. Read more

Paralympic racerHHP faculty member helps find answers to Paralympic racers' nutritional needs ahead of Rio games
Health and Human Performance Associate Professor J.P. Barfield was part of a research team this spring that examined the nutritional needs of Paralympic athletes ahead of the summer games in Rio de Janeiro. Read more

Bottom to top and back down, students analyze Olympic weightlifters every move
Fitness, Strength and Condition majors have gotten a heavy dose of hands-on learning experiences over the past few months. Read more


Radford SustainABILITYGolf and the environment
The next time you are out on the greens, think about whether your actions are "green." Here are some easy suggestions for what you can do to help the environment. Read more

In Athletics

RJ PriceR.J. Price signs with Dresden Titans of Germany

Former Radford men's basketball standout, R.J. Price '15, has signed a professional contract to join the Dresden Titans of German ProA. Read more

For more Highlander highlights, visit RU Athletics.

The News Now

NSA certificationNSA/DHS certification puts Radford among cyber security elite
At the National Cyber Security Summit, Radford University was designated a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education. Read more

Radford takes part in White House national week of making
The success of Radford University's Makers and Innovators community earned the school a spot at the Higher Ed Maker Symposium. Read more

Radford School of Nursing earns acclaim from national ranking website
NursingSchoolsAlmanac.com has recognized Radford University's School of Nursing as a top national and regional nursing school. Read more

Donita BradyRadford alumna earns honor as prestigious Pew Scholar
The Pew Charitable Trust named Donita Brady '03 a 2016 Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences. Read more

Alumni NewsNancy Bell '82, executive director of United Way of Franklin County, has been presented with the College of Humanities and Behavioral Sciences Alumni Award for 2016. Read her story.

Read more alumni news
Alumni Events

Meet Radford University Seventh President Brian Hemphill
  July 13: Northern Virginia
  July 14: Richmond
  July 19: Virginia Beach

Aug. 6: 2016 Radford University Day at Nationals Park

Learn more about these upcoming events.

Give to Radford
Your gift to Radford University will provide much needed support to ensure that Radford stays on track to be a premier university in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Your support will enable our students to take advantage of the diverse academic and leadership opportunities available at Radford University. Give today!
Stay Connected

Fall Homecoming 2016 is scheduled for October 14-16. Stay connected on our website and the Office of Alumni Relations Facebook page for more information as it becomes available.

facebook  twitter   LinkedIn

Quick Links

Radford Home
Alumni & Friends
Connected Archives
Radford Athletics