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Southern Virginia Music Department to Hold Musical Christmas Devotional

· December 1, 2016

BUENA VISTA, Va. —  The Southern Virginia University Music Department will present a special Christmas-themed musical devotional to kick off the Holiday season on Friday, November 2, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center.


Forum Recap: An Interview with the Hartford Courant Opinion Editor

· November 28, 2016

BUENA VISTA, Va. — Jeff Benedict, Director of the Institute for Writing and Mass Media at Southern Virginia University, conducted an interview-style forum with special guest Carolyn Lumsden, opinion editor of The Hartford Courant, in front of an audience of students, faculty and staff gathered in the Stoddard Center.


Editorial Page Editor of the Hartford Courant to Give Forum Interview

· November 17, 2016

BUENA VISTA, Va. — Jeff Benedict, New York Times best-selling author and director of Southern Virginia University’s newly founded Institute for Writing and Mass Media, will conduct an interview-style forum with special guest Carolyn Lumsden, opinion editor of The Hartford Courant, on Friday, November 18, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center.


Southern Virginia University Holds Honorary Veterans Day Luncheon on Nov. 10

· November 15, 2016

BUENA VISTA, Va. — Southern Virginia University held an honorary Veteran’s Luncheon on Thursday, Nov. 10 for more than 130 veterans from the surrounding area who were honored by guest speaker CW4 Hugh Bouchelle, special musical performances, and a meal provided by the university students and local food services.


Forum Speakers on Finding Beauty, Seizing Opportunity

and · November 8, 2016

BUENA VISTA, Va. — James Lambert, assistant professor of English and the director of the Writing Center, and Edwin Mulitalo, defensive line coach for the football team, addressed students, faculty and staff gathered in the Stoddard Center on Friday, Nov. 4, about the value of education, serving others, and seizing opportunities.


Shakespeare Scholar, Super Bowl Champion to Speak at Friday Forum

and · November 3, 2016

Dr. James Lambert, assistant professor of English and the director of the Writing Center, and Edwin Mulitalo, former NFL offensive lineman and current defensive line coach at Southern Virginia University, will speak at forum at 11 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 4, in the Stoddard Center.


Southern Virginia Theatre Presents “Steel Magnolias” Nov. 4-5, 11-12

· November 3, 2016

The Southern Virginia University Theatre Program will present Robert Harling’s Broadway and movie favorite, “Steel Magnolias” on November 4-5 and 11-12 at 7:30 p.m. in Chandler Hall.


Former Army Special Forces Pilot to Speak at Annual Veterans Luncheon

· November 2, 2016

Former Army Special Forces pilot and Southern Virginia University adjunct faculty member Hugh Bouchelle will speak at the annual veterans luncheon hosted by Southern Virginia on Thursday, Nov. 10, at 11:30 a.m. in the Stoddard Center. All military service veterans and their spouses are invited to attend.


Forum Recap: An Interview with Executive Editors at Sports Illustrated, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

· November 1, 2016

BUENA VISTA, Va. — Jeff Benedict, Director of the Institute for Writing and Mass Media at Southern Virginia University, conducted an interview-style forum with special guests B.J. Schecter, Executive Editor at Sports Illustrated, and Rick Wolff, Senior Executive Editor at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing, in front of an audience of students, faculty and staff gathered in the Stoddard Center.


Executive Editors at Sports Illustrated, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt to Give Forum Interviews

· October 26, 2016

BUENA VISTA, Va. — Jeff Benedict, New York Times best-selling author and director of Southern Virginia University’s newly founded Institute for Writing and Mass Media, will conduct an interview-style forum with special guests B.J. Schecter, Executive Editor at Sports Illustrated, and Rick Wolff, Senior Executive Editor at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing, on Friday, Oct. 28, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center.