News from 2016

Forum Recap: Dr. Nasser Siabi Speaks on Assistive Technology

· December 14, 2016

At the final forum of the fall semester, President Wilcox and guest Dr. Nasser Siabi addressed an audience of students, faculty and staff on the topic of assistive learning technology and the future of Southern Virginia University. 


President Wilcox and Dr. Siabi to Speak at Forum on December 9

· December 7, 2016

Southern Virginia University President Reed. N Wilcox and Dr. Nasser Siabi, CEO and co-founder of Microlink, will speak at the final forum of the fall semester on Friday, Dec. 9, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center.


Music Department Presents Christmas Devotional

· December 6, 2016

The Southern Virginia University Music Department presented a special Christmas-themed musical devotional to kick off the holiday season on Friday, November 2, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center.


Southern Virginia Music Department to Hold Musical Christmas Devotional

· December 1, 2016

The Southern Virginia University Music Department will present a special Christmas-themed musical devotional to kick off the Holiday season on Friday, November 2, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center.


Forum Recap: An Interview with the Hartford Courant Opinion Editor

· November 28, 2016

Jeff Benedict, Director of the Institute for Writing and Mass Media at Southern Virginia University, conducted an interview-style forum with special guest Carolyn Lumsden, opinion editor of The Hartford Courant, in front of an audience of students, faculty and staff gathered in the Stoddard Center.


Editorial Page Editor of the Hartford Courant to Give Forum Interview

· November 17, 2016

Jeff Benedict, New York Times best-selling author and director of Southern Virginia University’s newly founded Institute for Writing and Mass Media, will conduct an interview-style forum with special guest Carolyn Lumsden, opinion editor of The Hartford Courant, on Friday, November 18, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center.


Southern Virginia University Holds Honorary Veterans Day Luncheon on Nov. 10

· November 15, 2016

Southern Virginia University held an honorary Veteran’s Luncheon on Thursday, Nov. 10 for more than 130 veterans from the surrounding area who were honored by guest speaker CW4 Hugh Bouchelle, special musical performances, and a meal provided by the university students and local food services.


Forum Speakers on Finding Beauty, Seizing Opportunity

and · November 8, 2016

James Lambert, assistant professor of English and the director of the Writing Center, and Edwin Mulitalo, defensive line coach for the football team, addressed students, faculty and staff gathered in the Stoddard Center on Friday, Nov. 4, about the value of education, serving others, and seizing opportunities.


Shakespeare Scholar, Super Bowl Champion to Speak at Friday Forum

and · November 3, 2016

Dr. James Lambert, assistant professor of English and the director of the Writing Center, and Edwin Mulitalo, former NFL offensive lineman and current defensive line coach at Southern Virginia University, will speak at forum at 11 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 4, in the Stoddard Center.


Southern Virginia Theatre Presents “Steel Magnolias” Nov. 4-5, 11-12

· November 3, 2016

The Southern Virginia University Theatre Program will present Robert Harling’s Broadway and movie favorite, “Steel Magnolias” on November 4-5 and 11-12 at 7:30 p.m. in Chandler Hall.