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An Interview With Katie Garrish, USBWA DIII National Player of the Week

· January 24, 2019

Katie Garrish is making Southern Virginia University history.



Southern Virginia University Commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

· January 19, 2019

Following an invitation by Southern Virginia University Provost Jeremiah John, students, faculty and staff at the University will join in commemorating Martin Luther King Jr. Day through reflection on the civil rights leader’s thoughts and teachings.


Fall 2018 President’s and Provost’s Lists

· January 7, 2019

Southern Virginia University recently announced its Fall 2018 President’s and Provost’s Lists. These lists are compiled at the end of each semester and recognize students who have excelled academically.


Elder D. Todd Christofferson to Speak at Southern Virginia University on Jan. 11

· December 17, 2018

Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will speak at Southern Virginia University Friday, January 11, 2019, announced University President Reed N. Wilcox.


Alan Whitehead, Doug Cheney and Dallin Lewis Honored as “Professors of the Semester”

· December 1, 2018

Student, faculty and staff gathered in the Knight Arena at Southern Virginia University on Friday to honor and hear from three of the University’s top professors.


The Future is Full of Light: Rosevelt Kpainay’s Story

· November 27, 2018

Half a world away from Southern Virginia University—4,780 miles to be exact—is the small town in West Africa where I was born. When I was a young boy only six years old, a violent civil war engulfed my country of Liberia that left 250,000 people dead. To protect my sister and me, my mother gathered us together and left everything behind. We joined the thousands of refugees fleeing our war-torn country to find a new home. Looking back, it was a miracle that we escaped with our lives.


Veterans Honored at Southern Virginia’s Annual Veterans Day Luncheon

· November 15, 2018

Sitting in his decorated air force uniform, Sargent Billie G. Wells of Glasgow, Virginia, told story after story to old and new friends around his luncheon table. He showed off his dosimeter, a device that measured radiation exposure from the nuclear cargo he once carried around the world during the Vietnam war.


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.