News from 2011

Elder Paul K. Sybrowsky to Speak at Devotional Nov. 18

· November 14, 2011

Elder Paul K. Sybrowsky, a former member of the Second Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will give a devotional address on Friday, Nov. 18, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


Former Presidential Appointee to Speak at Forum Nov. 11

· November 7, 2011

Constance J. Horner, former presidential appointee and public policy scholar, will give a forum entitled, “Back to the Future: Embracing Traditions in a Time of Change,” on Friday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


Survey: Student Satisfaction High for Academics and Student Services

and · November 4, 2011

In nearly every category from academic advising to the availability of financial aid, Southern Virginia University students express higher levels of satisfaction on a national survey than students at private colleges nationally.


Southern Virginia Presents “Pride and Prejudice” Nov. 11-12, 18-19

· November 3, 2011

Southern Virginia University Theatre will present a stage adaptation of Jane Austen’s novel, “Pride and Prejudice,” on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 11-12, and the following weekend, Nov. 18-19, at 7:30 p.m. in Chandler Hall.


Entrepreneur Raymond D. Zinn to Speak at Forum Nov. 4

· November 1, 2011

Raymond D. Zinn, president and CEO of Micrel, Inc., will give a forum entitled, “The Price of Success,” on Friday, Nov. 4, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


Author, Teacher Elder David J. Ridges to Speak at Devotional Oct. 28

· October 24, 2011

Elder David J. Ridges, a Church Educational System missionary, will give a devotional entitled, “Signs of the Times,” on Friday, Oct. 28, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University. 


Service Given, Unity Fostered at Seventh Annual Temple Service Day

· October 19, 2011

Early last Tuesday morning, more than 270 Southern Virginia University students, along with some faculty and staff members, gathered to ride one of five buses on a three-and-a-half hour commute to Washington, D.C., to spend their day serving others.


Laurie Swim Joins Board of Trustees

· October 17, 2011

Southern Virginia University Acting President Richard G. Whitehead is pleased to announce the appointment of Laurie Swim to the university’s board of trustees.


Jericho Road to Give Devotional Oct. 21

· October 17, 2011

The band Jericho Road will give a musical devotional on Friday, Oct. 21, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University. 


Southern Virginia to Add Softball Field

· October 13, 2011

Southern Virginia University Acting President Richard G. Whitehead has announced plans for the construction of a softball diamond on one of the university’s three athletic fields.