News with a tag of "Alumni"

Professor, Alumni Present at National Council on Family Relations Conference

· December 16, 2014

This semester, Dr. Ariel Rodriguez, associate professor of family and child development at Southern Virginia University, and two university alumni attended the annual National Council on Family Relations conference to discuss their research analyzing gender chapters in textbooks.


Professors Mentor Alumnus for Success in Notre Dame Doctoral Program

· November 1, 2014

Robert Burton ('13), a Southern Virginia University graduate, is currently attending a prestigious doctoral program in political science at Notre Dame University.


Director of Communications to Give Forum Oct. 17

· October 14, 2014

Chris Pendleton, director of communications at Southern Virginia University, will deliver a forum address on Friday, Oct. 17, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia.


Rodney K. Smith to Give Homecoming Devotional Oct. 10

· October 3, 2014

Dr. Rodney K. Smith, former president of Southern Virginia University, will give the 2014 Homecoming devotional address, titled “Investing in the Miracle of Southern Virginia University,” on Friday, Oct. 10, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center on the university’s campus in Buena Vista, Va.


Southern Virginia to Host Homecoming Events Oct. 10-11

· September 24, 2014

Southern Virginia University will welcome alumni, current students, faculty and staff to participate in a variety of activities, from the annual Homecoming Concert to Southern Virginia’s first home football game at The Fields, to celebrate Homecoming Oct. 10-11.


Alumna Follows Passion at Highly-Ranked Physical Therapy Program

· September 18, 2014

Abby Baxter ('14), a recent graduate of Southern Virginia University, is currently pursuing a doctorate at the highly-ranked physical therapy program of the University of Utah College of Health.


Nate Pence (’12) Joins Grammy-Winning Vocal Ensemble Chanticleer

· July 30, 2014

Southern Virginia University Alumnus Nate Pence (’12) became the newest member of the Grammy-award winning male vocal ensemble Chanticleer this month.


Alumna to Study Public Advocacy, Activism in Ireland

· July 3, 2014

Southern Virginia University Alumna Sara Beth Helsel (’12) will begin attending the National University of Ireland, Galway studying public advocacy and activism this fall.


2014 Valedictorian to Attend Baylor College of Dentistry

· June 2, 2014

Ryan Sloan, who graduated as valedictorian of the class of 2014 at Southern Virginia University, plans to attend the Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry this fall.


Former Young Women General President Addresses Class of 2014

· May 9, 2014

More than 1,000 alumni, students, faculty, staff, graduates and their families, and community members gathered on the lawn in front of historic Main Hall in Buena Vista, Va., for Southern Virginia University’s 146th annual Commencement exercises.