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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.


Southern Virginia’s Alumni Association Charters First Chapter

and · March 30, 2010

On Friday, April 2, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., the Southern Virginia University Alumni Association will officially charter its first chapter during a meeting at the Metropolis Integrated Media building in Salt Lake City, Utah.


President of Internet Safety Coalition to Speak March 26

and · March 22, 2010

Marsali Hancock, president of the Internet Keep Safe Coalition in Washington, D.C., will speak at a Southern Virginia University devotional, Friday March 26, at 11 a.m.


Flute Choir Concert at Southern Virginia March 25

and · March 20, 2010

The Southern Virginia University Flute Choir, under the direction of Launa Whitehead, will present a concert, “Sounds of Spring,” on Thursday, March 25, at 7:30 p.m. in the Ballroom. All are invited, free of charge, to join in a musical hour heralding this welcome, long-awaited spring. 


Author and Entrepreneur to Address Campus March 19

and · March 18, 2010

Michael Strong, author, educational consultant and entrepreneur, along with fellow entrepreneur Magatte Wade will speak at a forum entitled “Be the Solution: How to Live an Entrepreneurial Life of Doing Good and Having Fun,” this Friday, March 19, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center.