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Department of Dance News

  1. Aug 28, 2014

    The Department of Dance hosts three guest artists in one month

    The RU Department of Dance is hosting three guest artists. Two are teaching a Contemporary African Dance Class and one is offering Modern Dance master classes.

  2. Jul 25, 2014

    Summer adventures: what CVPA faculty do in the summer

    Wonder what our faculty do in the summer? See how faculty from the five departments spend their time both on campus and off.

  3. Jun 20, 2014

    Dance’s Inessa Plekhanova is the 2014 Distinguished Creative Scholar

    Inessa Plekhanova, associate professor of dance, is the winner of the 2014 Radford University Foundation’s Distinguished Creative Scholar Award for her consistent record of creative contributions to her academic discipline.

  4. Jun 20, 2014

    2014 CVPA tenure and promotions

    The CVPA proudly announces its 2014 newest tenured faculty and promotions.

  5. 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.

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News from University Relations

  1. Sep 10, 2014

    Guest Artist Rachel Oliver to visit campus

    Freelance dancer, choreographer and movement instructor Rachel Oliver will visit the Department of Dance at Radford University on Sept. 16, to offer master classes in modern dance technique as a guest artist.

  2. Jun 3, 2014

    Margaret Devaney selected as RU College of Visual and Performing Arts dean

    Margaret Devaney has been named the new dean of RU's College of Visual and Performing Arts following a national search.

  3. Oct 2, 2013

    RU Ballet Youth program encourages young dancers to explore their art

    The art of dance is alive and well in the greater Radford University community thanks to the Department of Dance and the Radford University Ballet Youth program.

  4. Apr 23, 2013

    'Shadow Waltz' portrays coal miners' stories

    The story of coal mining in Appalachia and the devastation of black lung disease will come to life when the Radford University Department of Dance presents "The Shadow Waltz," a dance and theatre piece inspired by oral histories of miners.

  5. Apr 2, 2013

    April is all about the arts

    RU steps into spring with a full calendar of arts events. The departments of Art, Dance, Music and Theatre & Cinema will showcase the talents and creative projects of students and faculty. All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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