News from 2019

Knights Awarded Best Domain at NCSU Hackathon

· May 15, 2019

Competing in their first ever hackathon at the North Carolina State University ‘Pack Hacks’ event, four Southern Virginia University computer science students earned Best Domain honors for their app, Vicinia—    a localized chat service that connects friends within a close radius.


Launching into the Deep: The 2019 Commencement Exercises

· May 8, 2019

Celebrating the graduating class of 2019 with family and friends gathered in front of historic Main Hall, Southern Virginia University held Commencement exercises on Thursday, May 2.


Music Ensembles Perform at Spring Forum

· April 23, 2019

The Southern Virginia University music ensembles performed for the last forum of the 2018-19 academic year on April 19.


Judge Thomas B. Griffith to Speak at Commencement May 2

· April 16, 2019

Keynote Speaker The Honorable Thomas B. Griffith, Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit will address graduates, faculty, staff, students and friends of Southern Virginia University at Commencement on Thursday, May 2, 2019, at 10 a.m.


This Year’s Exceptional Student Achievements

· April 16, 2019

Southern Virginia University recognized and celebrated students’ exceptional achievements from the 2018-2019 school year in Friday’s forum on April 12.


The Professors of the Semester Spring 2019

· April 9, 2019

Southern Virginia University students and faculty nominated psychology professor Jeff Batis, Spanish professor Arlene Fuentes, and music professor Kyle Nielsen as this semester’s “Professors of the Semester.”


Southern Virginia Senior Wins First-Place Prize at History Conference

· April 2, 2019

This press release is courtesy of Dr. David Cox


Former University President Rod Smith Speaks about James Madison

· April 2, 2019

Former Southern Virginia University President Rod Smith taught students, faculty and staff about James Madison and religious freedom in forum on March 29.


Chamber Singers and Concert Chorale Perform at Carnegie Hall

· March 26, 2019

Southern Virginia University Chamber Singers and Concert Chorale traveled to New York City to perform in concert in Carnegie Hall as part of the Manhattan Concert Productions’ “The Road Home” on March 18.


Phi Kappa Phi Recognizes Southern Virginia as Platinum Chapter

· March 26, 2019

This press release is courtesy of Phi Kappa Phi