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Students in Dr. Rhett Herman's Spring 2016 "SCI" Arctic Geo-Physics class pose at the top of the world!  Students engaged in satellite "ground truthing" as well as research on polar ice cap melt.  

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Students in Dr. Mary Lalone's Engaging the Community course (SOCY 486) discuss their consultancy work with the Wilderness Museum at the Fall Scholar-Citizen Symposium.  The symposium allows students in the "Scholar-Citizen Intensive" experiences to reflect on the meaningfulness of their high impact experiences including how the skills and knowledge connect to prior learning and inform their career and educational goals.   

Exploring Jefferson's Ideals: Educating Servant Leaders

"Exploring Jefferson's Ideals: Educating Servant Leaders" was an opportunity for students to hear Mr. Clay Jenkinson bring our 3rd president back to life. While donned in Colonial era clothing, Mr. Jenkinson responded to questions as Thomas Jefferson.

RU Scholars Celebration

The RU Scholars Celebration was an opportunity for SCI students and students engaged in other kinds of applied, civically-minded projects/courses to add to their academic resumes through professional presentation and showcasing of their work.

Roots with Wings

Radford University student mentors are collaborating with students at Floyd County High School and directors of the Floyd Story Center at the Old Church Gallery to collect oral history stories from World War II veterans of Floyd County.

Living Library

During the Living Library event, visitors were given the opportunity to speak with "Books on Loan" to learn about others who are of varying age, sex, and cultural background in order to challenge prejudices, promote understanding, and encourage mutual respect. 

Research in Action: Reptiles and Amphibians at Selu Conservancy

Matti Hamed, a senior biology major, is working with Matt Close, assistant professor of biology, to establish a long-term population study of reptiles and amphibians at Selu Conservancy to determine current species diversity and abundance.


Placing Paw Prints in Wildwood Park

Victoria Scott, a senior biology major, is working on a placing paw prints of different animals in Wildwood Park in hopes that children visiting the park will want to learn more about the animals who live there and spend more time in nature. The project is a collective effort of Radford High School biology classes, Lowe's, Pathways for Radford, and Radford University's Scholar-Citizen Initiative.


Art Education Students Create Projects for Local Elementary School