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RU green initiatives receive recognition

This article first appeared in The Tartan on September 28th 2010 // Travis Handy thandy@radford.edu Radford University continues to receive positive attention for its efforts toward becoming a more sustainable campus. The most recent mentions came after the arrival of “Bonnie’s Big Belly,” which was installed outside the Bonnie Hurlburt Student Center. The “Big Belly” trash compactor is … Continue reading

RU leasing off-campus apartments

This article first appeared in The Tartan on September 21st, 2010 // Travis Handy thandy@radford.edu On Friday Sept. 10, more than 50 students moved into apartments leased by Radford University on Downey St., between the Bonnie Hurlburt Student Center and the Covington Center. The move was in response to overcrowded dorm rooms on campus, with … Continue reading

Construction changing the face of Tyler Avenue

This article first appeared in The Tartan on September 17th 2010 // Travis Handy thandy@radford.edu Construction projects are popping up all around Radford University as of late.  One particular construction site that has been causing a lot of curiosity is located on Tyler Avenue beside the 7-11.  Rumors and speculation circulated about its future. Students have heard … Continue reading