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