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  1. Jun 20, 2014

    M.F.A. student has distinction with the Virginia Watercolor Society

    A 1949 Pontiac hood ornament is the subject of M.F.A. painting student Jarrod Wilson’s watercolor that recently won an Award of Distinction at the 35th Annual Virginia Watercolor Society Exhibition.

  2. May 12, 2014

    2014 CVPA students graduate with awards

    During Commencement 2014, the outstanding student awards were presented to undergrads and graduate students from each department. It was also a time to reflect upon all the achievements our students have accomplished.

  3. May 5, 2014

    Graphic design alumni take home Virginia Press Association Awards

    Four alumni of the Radford University’s graphic design program won awards at the Virginia Press Association’s News/Editorial and Advertising Contest.

  4. May 5, 2014

    Q&A with graphic designer Elizabeth Dreher

    Elizabeth Dreher is a CVPA student designer, photographer and writer, who recently won the H.S. "Buddy" & Janet N. Johnston Outstanding Student Worker Award. This is her Q&A.

  5. May 5, 2014

    It is all about Charlemagne

    Art History student Deb Lustig was recently awarded a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship from RU to research Charlemagne imagery. This was also the topic she chose to discuss at Longwood University’s undergraduate medieval conference.

  1. May 24, 2012

    Students Run with Logo Designs for 'Anchors Aweigh' 5K

    Five years after sitting as a student in Assistant Professor John O'Connor's graphic design class, U.S. Navy Chief Alan Nugent '07 returned to Radford University to tap the campus pool of design talent.

  2. May 22, 2012

    Five Honored as CVPA’s First Outstanding Graduates

    Honoring its highest-achieving students for the first time, the College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) presented the 2012 Outstanding Graduating Student awards at Radford University's Spring Commencement ceremonies.

  3. May 8, 2012

    RU Opens First Regional Photography Exhibition

    Visitors can see the world through the lenses of some of the region's most talented photographers at the first Radford University photography exhibition.

  4. Mar 21, 2012

    Artists Lead Artists in Student Mentor Program

    Senior Zach Ulmer of Winchester came to Radford University intending to major in criminal justice. Two years into the program, he realized it wasn't for him—he missed the art and design projects that had been his passion in high school.

  5. Mar 13, 2012

    RU Wins Big in Design Competition

    Graphic design students from Radford University swept the 2012 Western Virginia ADDY Awards on March 10 in Roanoke, taking home more than 30 awards, including the Student Best of Show Award for the first time and two Judges' Choice Awards.

  6. Feb 7, 2012

    Sculpture Makes Its Return to Campus

    After a five-year absence, international artist Betty Gold's sculpture "Monumental Holistic XXII" is back on the campus of Radford University. The painted steel work was installed at a ceremony Feb. 2 in front of the Covington Center for Visual and Performing Arts.