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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.


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.


Annual Writers’ Conference Presented by Southern Virginia’s Jeff Benedict and Institute for Writing & Mass Media

· February 28, 2019

Southern Virginia University’s Institute for Writing & Mass Media, in conjunction with New York Times best-selling author Jeff Benedict, will host the inaugural session of its new annual writers’ conference from June 7-8, 2019, in Richmond, Va. The event will provide non-fiction writers and storytellers the opportunity to interact with and learn from highly-accomplished writing professionals in their field.


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.