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News From Around The College

  1. 2015 Spring Commencement Awards »


    CVPA award and scholarship recipients honored during the 2015 Spring Commencement.

  2. Music Therapy participates in Radford University symposiums »


    The Department of Music’s music therapy program recently participated in two new Radford University symposiums.

  3. Watercolors: faculty recognized for their artwork »


    Watercolor faculty are featured in exhibits. Z. L. Feng received an important award at the 148th Annual International Exhibition of the American Watercolor Society. Chen Fen Yeh and Yumiko Ichikawa had work juried into a national show.

  4. School of Dance and Theatre kudos 2015 »


    The winter and spring brought great opportunities for the School of Dance and Theatre faculty, students and alumni. The following are news items previously unreported.

  5. Art kudos 2015 »


    The spring showered faculty, students and alumni from the Department of Art with awards and honors.

  6. Celebrating 10 years of d a n a h b e l l a DanceWorks  »


    Creative nurturing shapes the legacy of inspiration that is d a n a h b e l l a DanceWorks. Celebrating 10 years as Radford University’s professional dance company, they present two free performances April 27 and 28.

  7. International Music Festival Winners start tour at Radford University »


    Four pianists and one lame sonore/piano duo are considered among the best concert musicians in the world according to the IBLA Grand Prize World Music Competition. These performers begin a United States tour at Radford University May 1.

  8. The song of the siren and the beak of an owl »


    Sirens and sinful owls are beasts fit for a conference. Two Radford University students researched and presented these topics March 27-28 at the Ninth Annual Longwood University Undergraduate Medieval Conference in Farmville, Virginia.

  9. Attending Fasnacht for the drums »


    ­Fasnacht may mean a carnival celebration to some, but to one Radford University music professor and his student, it was a way to learn a new drumming style and present it in the United States. Robert Sanderl, professor of percussion, and Jeremy Marks, a music major, recently traveled to Basel, Switzerland to study a unique form of drumming.

  10. Guest Actor Returns to Radford in New Role with production of “Twelfth Night” »


    Matt Radford, a professional actor who appeared a decade ago in a Radford University play returns to direct Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night; or, What You Will,” marking the revival of RU’s theatre guest artist program. The production opens April 14.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. International Guitar Festival returns to Radford »


    The 14th Annual Radford University International Guitar Festival will unite internationally noted guitarists in sonic splendor at the Performance Hall in the Covington Center for Visual and Performing Arts, April 10-12.

  2. Runway glamour at Radford University »


    Radford University celebrated another night of glamour at the 2015 Spring Fashion Fête, the annual showcase of work by Department of Design fashion students.

  3. RU's Nutcracker is a study in pure collaboration »


    The magic in the "Nutcracker" ballet goes beyond the mesmerizing Tchaikovsky holiday story.

  4. Domestic violence speaker to unveil new artwork at RU »


    Zuleika Gonzalez, artist, national speaker and advocate for domestic violence survivors, will bring her message of strength and survival and unveil her latest artwork at Radford University.

  5. RU design alumni don gerontology suit to walk in seniors' shoes »


    For an exercise in empathy and professional development, two alumnae of RU's interior design department who design spaces for senior living centers and a professional colleague joined Nursing Professor Katie Katz on Sept. 25.