News

New Director and Volunteer for Career Development Center

· March 3, 2009

Southern Virginia University has added a new director and a volunteer counselor in the Career Development Center to help students identify career interests and more effectively transition to the fulltime jobs after graduation.


SVU President Appointed to AALE Board of Trustees

· February 17, 2009

Southern Virginia University President Rodney K. Smith has been appointed to the Board of Trustees for the American Academy for Liberal Education, the organization that has accredited the university since 2000.


New Café to Open Friday

· February 3, 2009

Southern Virginia University will open a new café, Jonzzey’s, in the remodeled student center Friday, Feb. 6, at 11:45 a.m.


President and Sister Faust Awarded University’s Highest Honor

· November 10, 2008

President James E. Faust, former 2nd Counselor in the First Presidency, and his wife, Ruth Wright, Sunday were honored posthumously with Southern Virginia University’s Leader-Servant Award—the highest honor given by the university.


2008 Service Award Recipients Announced

· August 29, 2008

At its opening academic ceremony today, Southern Virginia University president Rodney K. Smith announced the recipients of the Ed and Cheiko Okazaki Distinguished Service Award.


Convocation to be Held Friday

· August 28, 2008

Southern Virginia University will hold convocation on Friday at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Activity Center. All students, faculty and staff are encouraged to attend.


SVU Hires Chief Operations and Systems Officer

· July 30, 2008

Southern Virginia University President Rodney K. Smith announced the appointment of Scott Y. Doxey as chief operations and systems officer.


SVU Awarded Reaccreditation

· July 26, 2008

In a letter sent this week to Southern Virginia University, the president of the American Academy for Liberal Education, the body that awarded accreditation to the university five years ago, announced that reaccreditation has been awarded for the usual five year period.


SVU Art Professor Receives International Recognition

· May 23, 2008

Southern Virginia University art professor Barbara Crawford is the featured artist this month at exhibits in Assisi, Italy, and Lewisburg, West Virginia.


SVU’s Fifth Annual Art Show and Sale

· March 31, 2008

The Shenandoah Invitational, Southern Virginia University’s annual art show and sale, will be held 11 April at 6:30 p.m. in Falls Church, Va.