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Alumnus Named City Manager in Utah

· March 26, 2015

Joshua Bake ('07), an alumnus of Southern Virginia University, was recently named city manager of Naples City, Utah.



Dr. Dane McBride Named Next Chair of Southern Virginia University

· March 20, 2015

Southern Virginia University President Reed N. Wilcox today announced to assembled students, faculty and staff that the university’s Board of Trustees has unanimously elected Dr. Dane McBride as its next chair effective July 1, 2015.


Professor of Leadership and Ethics to Speak at Forum March 20

· March 18, 2015

Charles Bowen, professor of leadership and ethics at Kennesaw State University, and his wife, Claire Bowen, will speak at forum on Friday, March 20, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Activities Center at Southern Virginia University.


Recent Graduate Completes W&L Archival Internship

· February 27, 2015

Michael Hunter, a December 2014 graduate of Southern Virginia University who will walk at the annual Commencement exercises with more than 100 classmates May 7, recently completed an archival internship at Washington & Lee University.


New Scholarship Rewards Students for Acts of Kindness

· February 27, 2015

Southern Virginia University will now offer a new scholarship for returning students, the John B. Matheson Jr. Kindness Scholarship. The scholarship will annually award $500 to two returning students – one male and one female – who have worked to make kind acts a part of their daily lives.  


Board of Trustees Member to Give Devotional Feb. 27

· February 25, 2015

J. Mitchel Scott, a member of the Southern Virginia University Board of Trustees and former mission president, will deliver a devotional address on Friday, Feb. 27, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Activities Center at Southern Virginia.


Professor of Russian Literature to Speak at Forum Feb. 20

· February 19, 2015

Dr. Gary Browning, visiting professor of Russian literature at Southern Virginia University, will deliver a forum address on Friday, Feb. 20, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Activities Center.


Professor Rodriguez to Speak at Forum Feb. 13

· February 6, 2015

Dr. Ariel Rodriguez, associate professor of family and child development at Southern Virginia University, will give an address titled “What is Love?” at a special Valentine’s Day forum on Friday, Feb. 13, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Activities Center at Southern Virginia.


Alumnus, Entrepreneur to Speak at Forum Feb. 6

· February 3, 2015

Derick Maggard ('10), founding director of the Center for Innovation Entrepreneurship at Virginia Tech, will give a forum address on Friday, Feb. 6, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Activities Center at Southern Virginia University.