News from 2015

Graduating Seniors Present Recitals in Music, Theatre

and · April 16, 2015

This semester, nine graduating seniors are showcasing their talents by presenting music and theatre recitals as their senior capstone projects at Southern Virginia University.

Alumna Named Ms. Virginia United States

· April 16, 2015

Southern Virginia University alumna Rebekah Pence (’10), who recently returned from serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, was named Ms. Virginia United States this week.

COO, Entrepreneur to Give Forum April 17

· April 15, 2015

Jeff Cotton, co-founder and COO of AutoAlert, Inc., will deliver a forum address on Friday, April 17, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.

Chairman Glade Knight to Speak at Commencement May 7

· April 9, 2015

Glade Knight, chairman of the Southern Virginia University Board of Trustees and executive chairman of Apple Hospitality REIT, will speak at the university’s 147th Commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 7, at 10 a.m. in front of Main Hall.

CEO, Former Board of Trustees Member to Speak April 10

· April 8, 2015

Brent Beesley, former member of Southern Virginia’s Board of Trustees, will give a devotional address on Friday, April 10, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.

Southern Virginia to Hold Good Friday Devotional April 3

· April 1, 2015

Southern Virginia University will hold a special Good Friday devotional on Friday, April 3, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia.

Alumnus Named City Manager in Utah

· March 26, 2015

Joshua Bake ('07), an alumnus of Southern Virginia University, was recently named city manager of Naples City, Utah.

Dr. Dane McBride Named Next Chair of Southern Virginia University

· March 20, 2015

Southern Virginia University President Reed N. Wilcox today announced to assembled students, faculty and staff that the university’s Board of Trustees has unanimously elected Dr. Dane McBride as its next chair effective July 1, 2015.

Professor of Leadership and Ethics to Speak at Forum March 20

· March 18, 2015

Charles Bowen, professor of leadership and ethics at Kennesaw State University, and his wife, Claire Bowen, will speak at forum on Friday, March 20, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.