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Three Generations of Knights Return For Homecoming at Southern Virginia University

· November 2, 2018

Southern Virginia University welcomed three generations of Knights to forum on Friday in celebration of Homecoming week.


One Year Since Filming “Believer,” Alex Boyé Returns to Southern Virginia University

· October 26, 2018

One year since filming his “Believer” music video at Southern Virginia University, Alex Boyé returned this week to perform and speak to students, faculty and staff at forum on Friday.


Elder Mdletshe Speaks About Overcoming Racism During Apartheid

· October 20, 2018

Elder Khumbulani Mdletshe of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently spoke at a Southern Virginia University forum. He told students about his experiences growing up during the apartheid era in South Africa, and how joining the Church changed his life.


Elder Khumbulani Mdletshe of the Seventy to Speak at Forum on Oct. 19

· October 17, 2018

Elder Khumbulani Mdletshe of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife, Cynthia, will speak at forum on Friday, October 19 at 11 a.m. in the Knight Arena. Elder Mdletshe will speak about his experiences growing up in South Africa under apartheid and the racial issues his country overcame under the leadership of Nelson Mandela and others.


Southern Virginia Students Lift Community With More Than 4,000 Service Hours on Oct. 9

· October 13, 2018

Instead of walking to class on the morning of Tuesday, October 9, 2018, students from Southern Virginia University put on work clothes and traveled to dozens of locations around their community to participate in service projects.


Former FBI Chief Technology Officer Justin Lindsey Teaches About Moments That Matter

· October 12, 2018

Former FBI Chief Technology Officer Justin Lindsey spoke to students at Southern Virginia University on Friday. His talk, titled, “Signal to Noise: Moments That Matter,” focused on how we can optimize our lives in order to maximize life’s most significant experiences.


Former Chief Technology Officer to the FBI Justin Lindsey to Speak at Forum

· October 11, 2018

Justin Lindsey, operating partner at General Atlantic, will speak at Southern Virginia University on Friday, October 12, at 11 a.m. in the Knight Arena. He will present on “Signal to Noise: Moments that Matter.”


Collin Kartchner Speaks about Mental Health and the Dangers of Social Media

· October 5, 2018

Social media activist and videographer Collin Kartchner spoke in Friday’s forum about the dangers of social media use, especially among teenagers, and how users can instead use it for good.


Social Media Activist Collin Kartchner to Speak at Forum

· October 4, 2018

Collin Kartchner will speak at Southern Virginia University at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 5th, 2018. Kartchner is a videographer-turned-activist whose mission is to educate teens and parents about the dangers of social media.


Buena Vista CommUNITY Day to Serve on Oct. 9, 2018

· October 2, 2018

By Rachel Moore, Buena Vista City Director of Economic Development & Tourism