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CEHD News from University Relations

  1. Highlander Highlights: Week of May 27, 2024 »


    Every two weeks, Highlander Highlights shares with readers some of the extraordinary research and accomplishments happening on and off campus through the tireless work and curiosity of our students and faculty. 

  2. Emerging educators honored with prestigious Hattie M. Strong scholarships for their determination »


    Six students in Radford University’s College of Education and Human Development teacher preparation program who were each awarded $5,000 in scholarship support from the Hattie M. Strong Foundation.

  3. Highlanders begin ‘a new chapter’ as the university holds Spring Commencement 2024 ceremonies »


    Radford University held Spring Commencement ceremonies May 3-4, 2024, awarding degrees to 1,398 undergraduate and graduate students.

  4. Highlanders in the News: Week of March 25, 2024 »


    This week in Highlanders in the News: Radford hosts this year’s Big South Conference’s esports tournament and scores two big titles; Roanoke special education teacher Kenai Hunt ’21, M.S. ’22, lends support to the school system of her youth; and Ripken, the famous black Lab trained by Michael O’Donnell ’10, is back to save the Durham Bulls’ bats.

  5. Virginia History Day district contest draws more than 200 young competitors to campus »


    Students from a dozen local schools, each vying to advance to the state level, brought their research projects to Radford’s judges on March 15. With attendance at a high, the dozens and dozens of wide-ranging topics students selected ran the gamut from the Voting Rights Act of 1965 and Hurricane Katrina to the Treaty of Versailles and Martha Graham.

  6. Social media and the tourist experience spotlighted on ‘With Good Reason’ »


    Radford University Associate Professor of Tourism and Special Events Anita Zatori will appear on the “With Good Reason” public radio program beginning this week.