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Students Travel to Temple, Give Service on 10th Service Day

· October 23, 2015

More than 200 Southern Virginia University students, faculty and staff attended the Washington D.C. Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on the university’s tenth Service Day last week.


Professors Mentor Alumnus for Success in Notre Dame Doctoral Program

· November 1, 2014

Robert Burton ('13), a Southern Virginia University graduate, is currently attending a prestigious doctoral program in political science at Notre Dame University.


Student A Cappella Group to Release New Album Oct. 10

· October 3, 2014

The Fading Point, Southern Virginia University's student a cappella group, will release an EP album on Friday, Oct. 10, with a release party at the Southern Virginia bookstore at 5 p.m.


Alumna Follows Passion at Highly-Ranked Physical Therapy Program

· September 18, 2014

Abby Baxter ('14), a recent graduate of Southern Virginia University, is currently pursuing a doctorate at the highly-ranked physical therapy program of the University of Utah College of Health.


Nuclear Engineer to Give Forum Dec. 7

and · November 30, 2012

Kevan Weaver, director of technology development for a Seattle-based nuclear energy company, will give a forum address titled "Science and Religion: Are They Immiscible? (Where Can I Find the Truth?)" on Friday, Dec. 7, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


Southern Virginia University Launches New Block Program for Pre- and Post-Missionaries

and · November 20, 2012

Southern Virginia University today announced the launch of a new block program for young men and women preparing for or returning from full-time missionary service for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.


Southern Virginia University Receives Regional Accreditation

and · June 21, 2012

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges—the oldest, largest and most prestigious accreditor of colleges and universities in the southern United States—today awarded regional accreditation to Southern Virginia University.


Professor and Student Get Bylines in Sports Illustrated Cover Story

and · May 25, 2012

Southern Virginia University Professor Jeff Benedict wrote this week's Sports Illustrated cover story about high school basketball star Jabari Parker. A lengthy sidebar in the story was co-written by Southern Virginia student JJ Feinauer, one of Benedict's students and interns.


Business Major Interns in D.C. for LDS Office of Public and International Affairs

and · May 23, 2012

Southern Virginia University student Garret Bernal was accepted to an internship in the Public and International Affairs Office of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints this summer.


Mormon Scholars Conference Returns to Southern Virginia

and · May 15, 2012

Mormon Scholars in the Humanities will hold its sixth annual conference Friday and Saturday, May 18-19, at Southern Virginia University.