News from 2019

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


Matthew Rasmussen, New Director of Buena Vista Institute of Religion

· March 26, 2019

Matthew Rasmussen will succeed David Moss as director of the Buena Vista Institute of Religion of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints beginning May 1, 2019.


Sophomore Katie Garish Named to DIII 2019 All-American Team

· March 18, 2019

SALEM, Va.—Sophomore center Katie Garrish today was named to the 2019 All-American Second Team via D3Hoops.com. She is the University's first All-American in its NCAA Division-III era.


Members of Men’s Lacrosse Team See Miracles Amid Mishap

· March 13, 2019

“We’re on fire!” the bus driver yelled as he immediately pulled off to the side of the road.


ICON Health & Fitness CEO Scott Watterson Teaches Students About Critical Optimism

· March 4, 2019

Scott Watterson, co-founder and CEO of ICON Health & Fitness Inc., taught Southern Virginia University students, faculty and staff about critical optimism in forum on March 1.


Thomas Jefferson Visits Southern Virginia University

· February 25, 2019

Students at Southern Virginia University often visit Monticello, the historic residence of Thomas Jefferson located in nearby Charlottesville, Virginia. Last week, Mr. Jefferson made a rare visit to Buena Vista.


Jared Hamilton and Flynn Cochran: Entrepreneurship and SEAL Training Teach About Leadership

· February 25, 2019

Highly sought-after keynote speakers Jared Hamilton and Flynn Cochran taught lessons from entrepreneurship and the laws of combat in forum on February 8 at Southern Virginia University.


Deidra Dryden: How We Think About Dating and Relationships

· February 19, 2019

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, Southern Virginia Title IX Coordinator Deidra Dryden led an interactive discussion in last Friday’s forum to help students explore and improve the way they think about dating and relationships.


Sean O’Brien and John Mellor: Qualifiers for USAPL Collegiate Nationals

· February 18, 2019

Sean O’Brien wants to become as strong as humanly possible.