March 23, 2016
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Radford University women's basketball Jennifer Storcks
Upcoming student program to address consent, sexual assault Jessica Giuggioli named head women's tennis coach "In life, it's important to think outside the box," said Jennifer Storcks '96

Campus Events

March 23 An Evening with Judy Carmichael
6:30 - 8 p.m., Bondurant Auditorium, Preston Hall
March 28-31 SGA Elections
Hurlburt Student Center
March 29 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Training for Faculty and Staff
2 - 3:30 p.m., Heth 043
March 30 Women's History Month reception
4 - 5:30 p.m., Covington Center
April 2 Ignite! Student Leadership Conference
9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Heth Hall

On Campus

The Road to Good EnoughRadford social work student publishes personal journey of abuse and recovery
A long and painful road led Autumn Alexander from Detroit to Radford University where she hopes to learn how to help others survive, or avoid, ordeals she knows all too well. Read more

Library to host reception for Radford University authors
The library will be hosting a reception to celebrate Radford University authors on April 11 from 4 to 5 p.m. Read more


Radford SustainABILITYHousehold Hazardous Waste Collection Day is April 11
Radford University Recycling is encouraging the campus community to participate in the New River Valley Regional Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day. The event is scheduled for 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 9, at Dedmon Center parking lot Z. Read more

In Athletics

March 23
Softball at Marshall (doubleheader), 2 and 4 p.m.

March 24
Women's Track and Field at Winthrop Invitational, TBA
Baseball at Longwood, 5 p.m.

March 25
Women's Track and Field at Winthrop Invitational, TBA
Women's Tennis at James Madison, 2 p.m.
Baseball at Longwood, 5 p.m.
Softball at Winthrop, 5 p.m.

March 26
Women's Track and Field at Winthrop Invitational, All day
Men's Tennis vs. Coastal Carolina, Noon
Softball at Winthrop (doubleheader), 1 and 3 p.m.
Women's Lacrosse vs. Winthrop, 1 p.m.
Baseball at Longwood, 2 p.m.
Women's Tennis at Gardner-Webb, 2 p.m.

March 28
Women's Golf at Middleburg Bank Intercollegiate (Williamsburg), all day

March 29
Women's Golf at Middleburg Bank Intercollegiate (Williamsburg), all day
Softball at Virginia, 5 p.m.
Baseball at East Tennessee State, 6 p.m.

March 31
Men's Tennis at Liberty, 3 p.m.

For more Highlander highlights, visit RU Athletics.

The Arts at Radford University

Coming up in The Arts:

March 24Reception: "Looking at Appalachia: A Fresh Approach", 5 p.m., Radford University Art Museum at the Covington Center

March 24 - 26 – Tri-State Chamber Winds Festival

March 29, 31- April 2 - Anything Goes, 7:30 p.m., Pridemore Playhouse

March 31 – Guest Artist: Yong Hi Moon, piano, 7:30 p.m., Performance Hall in the Covington Center

April 1Reception: MFA Show, 5 p.m., Radford University Art Museum Gallery Downtown

Through March 26 – Department of Design Senior Exhibition, Radford University Art Museum at the Covington Center

Through May 4 Looking at Appalachia: A Fresh Approach, Radford University Art Museum at the Covington Center

The News Now

AAFS meetingRadford team earns presentation award at national convention
A faculty/student team of researchers was awarded the Ellis P. Kerley Award for its presentation at the recent American Academy of Forensic Scientists meeting. Read more

Grace Toney EdwardsProfessor Emeritus contributes to new book
English and Appalachian Studies Professor Emeritus Grace Edwards is the editor of the newly released book "The Common Lot and Other Stories: The Published Short Fiction, 1908-1921" by Emma Bell Miles. Read more

Alumni NewsGina Gallagher '85 has been named president of Chantilly, Virginia-based proposal development consulting company AOC Key Solutions. Gallagher is a 20-year federal market veteran, previously serving as vice president of sales and marketing at Systems Made Simple.

Read more alumni news
Alumni Events

March 31: Networking with College of Business and Economics in New York City
April 12: Radford University Day at Calfee Park
April 16-17: International Student Reunion
May 7: University Row at Virginia Gold Cup

Learn more about these upcoming events.

Give to Radford
Join Radford University alumni and friends June 9 for the NOVA/D.C. Golf Tournament at the South Riding Golf Course in South Riding, Va. All proceeds from the event go to the Washington D.C. Alumni Chapter Scholarship.
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