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Ann M. Dibb to Give Education Conference Keynote

and · May 5, 2010

Southern Virginia University will host its annual Education Conference on Friday and Saturday, June 4-5. Speakers and musicians from around the country will focus on the conference theme, “Be of Good Cheer: The Future is as Bright as Your Faith.”


Graduation is a Call to Serve

, and · May 5, 2010

Surrounded by hundreds of friends and family members, more than 100 graduating seniors donned caps and gowns Saturday in front of historic Main Hall for Southern Virginia University's 142nd commencement exercises.


Southern Virginia’s 142nd Commencement on May 1

and · April 30, 2010

On Saturday, May 1, at 10:00 a.m., friends, family and graduates of Southern Virginia University will gather on the lawn of historic Main Hall to celebrate the 142nd Commencement Exercises.


Choirs to Present Spring Concert at Southern Virginia University

and · April 19, 2010

Southern Virginia University will present “Spring Showers of Song,” the final concert of the school year at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 22 at Chandler Hall.


Southern Virginia’s Largest Senior Show Will Open in Main Hall

and · April 13, 2010

On Thursday, April 15, 4:30 p.m. the annual Senior Art Show will open at Southern Virginia University’s Main Hall ballroom. Fourteen senior art students—the largest group yet to mount such a capstone exhibit—will kick off the show with presentations about their artwork. At 5:30 p.m. artists and audience will move to Main Hall’s third floor for a reception and the exhibition of the artwork. The art will be on display for the following two weeks.


Cello Concerto and Latin Jazz at Orchestra Performance

and · April 12, 2010

Cellist Jesse Houchens, student of Lexington artist and teacher Julia Goudimova, will anchor the Southern Virginia University Orchestra’s concert on Thursday, April 15, at 7:30 p.m. in Chandler Hall.


General Relief Society President to Give Devotional April 16

and · April 7, 2010

Julie B. Beck, general president of the Relief Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will speak at a Southern Virginia University devotional, Friday April 16, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center.


“Ender’s Game” Author to Speak at Southern Virginia Forum on April 9

and · April 5, 2010

New York Times best-selling author Orson Scott Card will speak at a Southern Virginia University forum on Friday, April 9, at 11 a.m.


Returned Missionary to Help Interpret General Conference

and · April 2, 2010

Yapese is a language spoken on a small Pacific island cluster called Yap State with a population of little more than 11,000. There are fewer than 500 members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints living there.


Southern Virginia University to Conduct Campus Surveys April 2

and · March 30, 2010

On Friday, April 2, at 11:00 a.m., Southern Virginia University will set aside the usual Friday forum for year-end surveys.