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News From Around The College

  1. The Wind Ensemble’s first international tour »

    3/24/2016

    They played at the Royal Irish Academy of Music, St. Mary's Cathedral in Killarney, Trinity College in Dublin, and the Dublin Airport. These were concert stops for The Radford University Wind Ensemble’s March 2016 trip to Ireland.

  2. “Anything Goes” brings shipboard fun to Radford University »

    3/16/2016

    An adventurous cast and crew cruises into spring in Radford University’s upcoming musical comedy, “Anything Goes.” A longtime favorite of theatregoers, it carries its audience from the stage boards to the shipboards beginning March 29 in the Pridemore Playhouse.

  3. Exhibition redefines Appalachia  »

    3/16/2016

    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.

  4. Getting to Carnegie Hall »

    3/10/2016

    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.

  5. A Spring Charrette »

    3/10/2016

    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.

  6. Radford University well represented at the 2015-16 Western Virginia American Advertising Awards »

    3/3/2016

    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.

  7. Inspiring music alumni: Rick Galyean and Brandon Alford »

    3/2/2016

    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.

  8. Juried photography show is a winning combination »

    2/25/2016

    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.

  9. Virginia Opera comes to Radford University »

    2/25/2016

    Virginia Opera presents “An Evening of Broadway and Opera” for its first appearance at Radford University at 7:30 p.m., Feb. 25.

  10. The Virginia Legislature meets the CVPA »

    2/18/2016

    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.

CVPA News From University Relations

  1. Alumnus returns to Radford for guitar performance »

    8/30/2016

    As part of the University Performance Series, Radford alumnus and guitarist Ryan Book ’10 is returning to campus this September.

  2. Radford students take drumline by storm »

    8/23/2016

    Four Radford students were involved this summer with Drum Corps International (DCI), a highly competitive drumline competition.

  3. Radford Quest participants learn to ‘Paint Like Pollock’ »

    8/23/2016

    A colorful activity sparked creativity in several of this summer's Quest participants.

  4. Revamped Community of Artists welcomes incoming students »

    8/12/2016

    The College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) is completely revamping the Community of Artists themed housing in Trinkle Hall this academic year into a living-learning environment.

  5. East meets West in collaborative art exhibition at Reagan National Airport »

    7/20/2016

    The walls and exhibit cases at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport’s Gallery Walk feature a unique international collaboration of artworks.