Olivia Viza of Berryville Receives Outstanding Student Award from Radford University

RADFORD, Va. – Olivia Viza of Berryville, a senior at Radford University in Radford, Va., was among 13 undergraduate and graduate students receiving The Outstanding Student Award at the university’s recent 10th Annual Outstanding Student Awards ceremony.

The ceremony honored organizations and individuals for outstanding commitment and service to the university and community.

Radford University Vice President for Student Affairs Mark Shanley provided welcoming remarks and presented the Outstanding Student Awards. “What distinguishes you is your willingness to be active and be engaged,” Shanley told students. “You clearly are our best and brightest.”

Radford University is a comprehensive, mid-sized university located in the Blue Ridge Mountains in Southwest Virginia. Serving a student population of approximately 9,000, Radford features small class sizes and a strong service orientation on a beautiful 191-acre campus.


  1. Congratulations Olivia, you made all of Clarke County very proud!!