News from 2016

Col. Brett Barraclough to Speak at Forum Feb. 26

· February 22, 2016

Colonel Brett A. Barraclough, assistant deputy for acquisition system management, will deliver a forum address titled “Facing Combat in a Complex World: Panama to Afghanistan and Beyond” on Friday, Feb. 26, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


Michael Gibbons to Speak on Positivity Feb. 19

· February 18, 2016

Michael Gibbons, student support director and an adjunct instructor of family and child development at Southern Virginia University, will deliver a forum address titled "A Paradigm of Positivity: Hardwiring the Brain for Happiness" on Friday, Feb. 19, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia.


Southern Virginia University Announces Three New Majors

· February 16, 2016

Southern Virginia University Provost Madison U. Sowell recently announced the addition of three new majors — biochemistry, math and psychology — to the university catalog.


New Southern Virginia Faculty to Speak at Forum Feb. 12

· February 8, 2016

Three new faculty members who began working at Southern Virginia University in fall 2015 will speak in a forum on Friday, Feb. 12, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia.


New Walnut Avenue Apartments Open for Spring Semester

· February 5, 2016

When Southern Virginia University students arrived on campus for the Spring semester last month, a number of them had the opportunity to move into the university’s newly-completed Walnut Avenue Apartments.


‘The Secret Garden’ Takes the Stage Feb. 12-13, 18-20

· February 4, 2016

The Southern Virginia University Theatre Program will present the musical “The Secret Garden” on Feb. 12-13 and 18-20 at 7:30 p.m. in Chandler Hall.


Students to Exhibit Artwork at Lexington’s Nelson Gallery

· February 2, 2016

Every day, Gustavo Ramos, an art major from Southern Brazil, spends at least four hours drawing or painting in his studio space in a corner of the Tucson House—the art studio at Southern Virginia University.


Joe DuPaix Named Head Football Coach

and · January 29, 2016

Southern Virginia University Director of Athletics Jason Lamb today named former Navy and BYU assistant Joe DuPaix as the Knights’ next head football coach.


Al Fox Carraway to Speak at Honor Forum Jan. 29

· January 26, 2016

Award-winning speaker Al Fox Carraway will give this year’s Honor Forum address on Friday, Jan. 29, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


President Wilcox to Speak at Forum Jan. 15

· January 11, 2016

Southern Virginia University President Reed N. Wilcox will give a forum address on Friday, Jan. 15, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia.