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The question is what visually defines modern Appalachia. Is it the coal mines, the rural life of mountain towns, or thriving cities? The answer is found in a new photography exhibition coming to the Radford University Art Museum.
Senior music major Harold Bailey and freshman Hao Qin will perform later this year at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall in New York. Both competed at the American Protégé International Piano and Strings Competition 2016 and won awards, which includes performing at one of the most famous recital halls in the world.
Four fashion design seniors sat at a long table in 211 McGuffey Hall. For the 48 hours starting Feb. 26, they worked in this space completing the Department of Design’s annual charrette.
Radford University had a large turnout of entrants and supporters at the American Advertising Federation awards ceremony presented at the Roanoke Market Square. Several graphic design students and the creative services team from University Relations received awards. Alumni prevailed, as well.
Alumnus Brandon Alford’s story of how Professor Rick Galyean influenced his life is worthy of a closer look. The story began years before Alford, who recently completed his master’s degree at Radford University, began his undergraduate years in Wise.
The Southwest Virginia Juried Student Photography Competition opened Feb. 19 to an audience of over 100 people. The exhibition at the Radford University Art Museum Downtown includes 52 photographic artworks by undergraduate students from 11 regional universities and colleges.
Virginia Opera presents “An Evening of Broadway and Opera” for its first appearance at Radford University at 7:30 p.m., Feb. 25.
Face-to-face Radford University College of Visual and Performing Arts students told members of the Virginia Legislature about the positive impact the university has made in their lives.
Eight-six students enrolled in the 33rd Rebecca Orr Memorial Piano Technique Festival presented Feb. 6 at Radford University. The Highlands Chapter of the Virginia Music Teachers Association sponsors the event with support from the Department of Music at Radford University.
The Radford University photography program is collaborating with other colleges in the region for the new the Southwest Virginia Juried Student Photography Competition. The resulting exhibition is at the Radford University Art Museum Downtown Feb. 19-March 3.
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The first Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Design Thinking student graduated during the 2016 Spring Commencement. Holly Murdock holds this distinction.
Aspiring student filmmakers and actors tuned in to watch their very own short films on screen at the 2016 Radford Film Challenge Festival, held on April 19 at Radford Theatre.
The 15th annual Radford University International Guitar Festival will bring internationally renowned guitarists to the Performance Hall in the Covington Center for the Visual and Performing Arts April 8-9.
Members of the Department of Design Advisory Board visited the Radford University campus to connect with the faculty members and students they support.