News from 2018

Chris Pendleton Teaches About the Perils and Possibilities of Social Media Use

· September 21, 2018

Chris Pendleton, Southern Virginia executive vice president of enrollment and marketing, presented in forum last Friday about digital wellness and the importance of personal branding on social media.


Professor Crawford to Travel to the Arctic

· September 20, 2018

By Anna Bowers and Lily Ghiz


Loving the Constitution

· September 17, 2018

One of my favorite aphorists — Heraclitus — said, “The people should fight for their law, as they do for their city wall.” I agree, but I would add that fighting for our law is a more complicated matter — and not an easier one — than fighting for our city wall. This is even truer for Americans, and their most basic, oldest “wall” of all: the U.S. Constitution.


President Wilcox Discusses the Future of Southern Virginia, Announces Plans for Temple Trek

· September 14, 2018

President Reed N. Wilcox spoke about the mission and future of Southern Virginia University to students, faculty and staff members at last week’s all-campus forum. After welcoming students, he made announcements regarding upcoming University projects and new facilities.


Southern Virginia Celebrates the Pursuit of Education at Annual Academic Convocation

· September 6, 2018

Southern Virginia University held its annual Academic Convocation Friday morning, a traditional all-campus gathering to celebrate the University’s faculty and welcome students into the Southern Virginia academic community.


Youth Learn About Missionary Work at Southern Virginia’s Zion’s Camp

· August 10, 2018

Forty participants recently gathered at Southern Virginia University for Zion’s Camp — a six-day missionary training experience. The camp is designed to help youth, ages 14-18, strengthen their testimony of the gospel of Jesus Christ while preparing for missionary service.


Southern Virginia Launches Virtual Bookstore with eCampus.com

· July 25, 2018

Southern Virginia University recently announced the launch of its new online bookstore in partnership with eCampus.com. Available immediately, the virtual store will replace the University’s on-campus bookstore.


President Wilcox Names Dr. Jeremiah John as New Provost

· June 19, 2018

Southern Virginia University President Reed N. Wilcox has named Dr. Jeremiah John as provost and chief academic officer of the University. Dr. John succeeds Dr. Scott Dransfield for whom he served as associate provost for the past two years.


Spring 2018 President’s and Provost’s Lists

· June 12, 2018

Southern Virginia University recently announced its Spring 2018 President’s and Provost’s Lists. These lists are compiled at the end of each semester and recognize students who have excelled academically.


Women Gather for Second Annual Mothers’ Retreat

· June 10, 2018

More than 120 women from all over the country gathered to Southern Virginia University earlier this month to hear from motivational speakers at the second annual Mothers’ Retreat, a two-day conference hosted on the University’s campus.