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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.


You’ve Got Mail: Getting a Mission Call at Southern Virginia University

and · May 11, 2012

It’s 10:45 p.m. on a Friday night, and on most other college campuses, it might seem like a raucous weekend party is about to begin. However, the throngs of loud, excited students flocking through the screen door of the Chestnut House are not here to party. These Southern Virginia University students are arriving to celebrate the opening of John-John Leake’s mission call.


Texas Stake President and Wife to Give Special Reading Day Devotional April 20

and · April 16, 2012

Jonathan Schmitt, president of the Friendswood Texas Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and his wife, Alexis, will give addresses entitled, “’When are You Going?’ An Invitation to Go, Do and Become” and “Keeping Life’s Demands in Balance,” at a special reading day devotional on Friday, April 20, at 11 a.m. in the Ballroom at Southern Virginia University.


Autism Foundation Co-Founder to Speak at Forum April 13

and · April 6, 2012

JaLynn Rasmussen Prince, co-founder and president of the Madison House Autism Foundation, will give an address entitled, “Beyond the Classroom,” at a forum on Friday, April 13, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


Franklin Covey Co-Founder to Speak at Devotional April 6

and · April 2, 2012

Hyrum W. Smith, co-founder of the Franklin Covey Company, and his wife, Gail, will give addresses at a devotional on Friday, April 6, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


Popular LDS Speaker to Give Devotional March 23

and · March 19, 2012

Hank Smith, a popular Latter-day Saint speaker, will give a devotional address entitled, “Run with Patience the Road that is Set Before Us,” on Friday, March 23, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


Professor MacDonnell to Give Inaugural Elton Lecture March 16

and · March 12, 2012

Dr. Francis MacDonnell, recipient of the 2011 Elton Award, will give the inaugural Michael and Kay Elton Lecture at a forum entitled “Scholar-Adventurers at Southern Virginia University,” on Friday, March 16, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


Remote Area Medical Clinic Serves More Than 600 Patients

and · March 5, 2012

Southern Virginia University in conjunction with Remote Area Medical hosted a free health clinic last weekend that provided needed medical, dental and vision care for more than 600 patients.


University of Rochester Senior Counsel to Speak at Devotional Feb. 24

and · February 17, 2012

Cary Jensen, senior counsel and director of the International Services Office at the University of Rochester, will give a devotional address entitled “The Legal, Moral and Theological Dimensions of Agency,” on Friday, Feb. 24, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.