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Field Trips RU Highlander Chris Pund
Field trips are fun for teachers, too, and a lot of work College basketball season steps into the spotlight at conference media day Alumnus Chris Pund '08 is epitome of entrepreneurship

Campus Events

Nov. 4 "State of the Student Body Address" by SGA President Colby Bender with special guest, President Penelope Kyle
6 p.m., Bondurant Auditorium
Nov. 5 STEM Career and Internship Fair
11 a.m.–2 p.m., Hurlburt 249
Nov. 5 Engraved Keychains
Noon–4 p.m., Hurlburt Food Court

On Campus

Worlds of MexicoFirst Worlds of Mexico lecture recounts the fall-out from first contact in the Americas
RU Professor David S. Anderson, adjunct professor of anthropology, presented his first lecture of the World of Mexico series on Oct. 21 in Whitt Hall. Read more

Tim WiseNational anti-racism activist Tim Wise visits campus
The author spoke about his latest book, "White Like Me," which discusses racism and privilege in America.
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RU SustainABILITYResidence halls ready to compete in annual recycling event

The second annual Recycleathon is set for Nov. 13. Read more

In Athletics

Coming up in RU Athletics:

Oct. 31-Nov. 1
Women's Soccer at Big South Tournament Quarterfinals, TBD

Nov. 1
Men's and Women's Cross Country at Big South Conference Championships (Boiling Springs, N.C.), 10 a.m.

Nov. 1
Men's Soccer vs. Coastal Carolina, 2 p.m.

Nov. 2-4
Men's Golf at Wendy's Kiawah Classic (Kiawah Island, S.C.), all day

Nov. 5
Men's Soccer vs. Winthrop, 6 p.m.

Nov. 7
Volleyball at Campbell, 7 p.m.
Women's Soccer at Big South Tournament Semifinals, TBD
Men's and Women's Cross Country at Hokie Open, all day

Nov. 8
Volleyball at High Point, 2 p.m.

Nov. 9
Women's Soccer at Big South Tournament Championship, TBD

For more Highlander highlights, visit RU Athletics.

The Arts at RU

Coming up in The Arts:

Nov. 4Student Ceramics Show: Reception, 5 p.m., Gallery 205

Nov. 4–14Student Ceramics Show, Gallery 205

Nov. 4–14Graphics Visual Merchandising Student Showcases, McGuffey 172

The News Now

Katherine PerryRU students and faculty featured at OT Annual Conference
Twelve Radford University Department of Occupational Therapy students and three faculty members made presentations at the Virginia Occupational Therapy Association (VOTA) Annual Conference in Roanoke Oct. 24-26. Read more

RU earns first place at the Southern and Northern Atlantic Forensic Union tournament
RU student Kenzie VanDerwerker earned the university first-place honors in Small School Sweeps. Read more

COBE buildingCOBE celebrates 10 years of partnering with VGFOA
For the past 10 years, the College of Business and Economics has partnered with the Virginia Government Finance Officers Association to provide a curriculum program designed for training finance professionals who work or aspire to work in the Commonwealth's state and local governments. Read more

Alumni News Adam HarrisPerseverance paves road to dream role
Adam Harris '05, executive producer of public radio's popular variety show "Mountain Stage," was introduced to public radio in college at Radford University's WVRU. Read more

Read more alumni news
Alumni Events

Nov. 14 - RU Men's Basketball vs. Richmond and pre-game social
Nov. 17 - RU Men's Basketball vs JMU and pre-game social

Learn more about these upcoming events.

Give to Radford
Winter commencement is a little more than a month away! 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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