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News & Events

  1. Interdisciplinary Symposium builds teamwork across disciplines »


    A single wounded warrior was the focus of almost 200 students and faculty during the Waldron College of Health and Human Services’ Interprofessional Education and Practice Symposium held in Heth Hall on Nov. 6.

  2. RU joins regional collaboration to educate on best practice for preventing substance abuse »


    Radford University Assistant Professor of Nursing Linda Ely will lead a Radford University team implementing a three-year, $187,000 grant to further prepare nurses and counseling students for drug and alcohol abuse prevention efforts.

  3. Waldron College names 2015-16 class of ambassadors »


    Eleven students have been named ambassadors of the Waldron College of Health and Human Services (WCHHS) for 2015–16.

  4. Two ceremonies launch RU graduates on health care careers »


    As part of the 2015 Spring Commencement weekend, Radford University graduates who will enter the allied health care field were awarded the symbols of their readiness Friday at a pair of events.

  5. Korean medicine practitioner featured at premiere Transcultural Practice Symposium »


    The science of a medical practice from Korea and its potential to complement Western health care was the topic of the first-ever Transcultural Practice Symposium.

  6. School of Nursing student joins national nursing policy organization »


    As a Student Fellow, junior nursing major Jada Dingess joined SON Director Tony Ramsey for the three-day American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) Student Policy Summit March 22-24 in Washington, D.C.

  7. RU School of Nursing again posts impressive licensing exam pass rate results »


    Graduates of the Radford University School of Nursing have again burnished the school's prestigious reputation.

  8. RU nursing professor earns prestigious Virginia professional accolade »


    Radford University Assistant Professor of Nursing Laura LaRue has been awarded the Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners (VCNP) Education Award.

  9. Nursing journal names text co-edited by RU professor "Book of the Year" »


    "Healthy Aging: Principles and Clinical Practice for Clinicians," co-edited by Radford University Distinguished Professor of Nursing, Virginia Burggraf, has been named a Book of the Year by the American Journal of Nursin.