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Top 10 News Articles of 2014

· January 16, 2015

Last year, Southern Virginia University news featured stories about students and alumni, as well as important university announcements including the presidency of the university passing from Paul K. Sybrowsky to Reed N. Wilcox. Some of the year’s highlights are included in the following list of the top ten most-viewed news stories of 2014.


President Wilcox to Give Devotional Jan. 23

· January 16, 2015

Southern Virginia University President Reed N. Wilcox will give a devotional address on Friday, Jan. 23, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Activities Center at Southern Virginia.


Dean Bouchelle, Student Body President to Give Devotional Jan. 16

· January 13, 2015

Joseph Bouchelle, dean of students at Southern Virginia University, and Kirsten Laurence, student body president, will give a devotional address on Friday, Jan. 16, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Activities Center at Southern Virginia.


Fall Semester 2014 President’s and Provost’s Lists

· December 26, 2014

Southern Virginia University President Reed N. Wilcox is pleased to announce the recipients of the President’s and Provost’s List honors for students who excelled academically in fall semester 2014.


Professor, Alumni Present at National Council on Family Relations Conference

· December 16, 2014

This semester, Dr. Ariel Rodriguez, associate professor of family and child development at Southern Virginia University, and two university alumni attended the annual National Council on Family Relations conference to discuss their research analyzing gender chapters in textbooks.


2014 Distinguished Service Award Recipients Announced

· December 5, 2014

Southern Virginia University Provost Madison U. Sowell today announced the recipients of the 2014 Ed and Chieko Okazaki Distinguished Service Award.


Students, Alumni Start Local Businesses

· December 5, 2014

Southern Virginia University senior Coulter Sims gets up every morning at 4:30 a.m. to start work at his cider donuts trailer, the Shasta. After an hour of preparation, he is ready to fry fresh donuts for the first customers of the day. For Sims this is more than just a job. Mama Crockett's Cider Donuts is the newest addition to a business he cofounded last year, and which he plans to continue after graduating from Southern Virginia.


Former CEO, Entrepreneur to Give Devotional Nov. 21

· November 19, 2014

David Martino, former president and CEO of Russell-Newman, Inc., will give a devotional address titled “Your Choice” on Friday, Nov. 21, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Activities Center at Southern Virginia University.


Southern Virginia University Christmas Events 2014

and · November 17, 2014

Southern Virginia University annually hosts several events to celebrate the holiday season through music, dance, and fellowship. 


First Students to Receive Teaching Licensure Prepare for Graduation

· November 14, 2014

Southern Virginia University students Tod Workman and Bryndy Christensen are currently volunteering in the classrooms of two local schools as they complete their teaching practicums to become the first Southern Virginia students to graduate with a Virginia teaching license.