News with a tag of "Announcements"

Former President Paul K. Sybrowsky Dies at 70

· September 10, 2014

Elder Paul K. Sybrowsky, immediate past president of Southern Virginia University and former general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, passed away surrounded by family on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, in Salt Lake City, Utah. He had battled a serious illness for many months.


Reed N. Wilcox Named President of Southern Virginia University

· September 1, 2014

The Southern Virginia University Board of Trustees today announced that Reed N. Wilcox, co-founder of Clene Nanomedicine, former partner and director of The Boston Consulting Group, and former president of the France Toulouse and Marseilles Missions of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has been unanimously approved and appointed as the university’s new president.


Former Assistant Dean of BYU’s Marriott School Named VP of Institutional Advancement

and · August 12, 2014

Southern Virginia University President Paul K. Sybrowsky today announced that he has named Ron Seamons as the university’s new vice president of institutional advancement.


Southern Virginia Launches New, Responsive Website

· July 4, 2014

Southern Virginia University today launched a new website that features a responsive design, enabling the website to offer a custom experience to users on all mobile and non-mobile devices.


Three New Multipurpose Fields Debut

and · September 4, 2009

The 650 new and returning students at Southern Virginia University this semester will begin using three new fields constructed on 17-acres of university-owned land adjacent to campus. The fields will be used by the entire student body for activities and by scholar-athletes as practice and game fields.


Alumna Appointed Registrar

· September 2, 2009

Southern Virginia University this week announced the appointment of alumna Whitney Larsen as the university’s registrar.


University Hires New Dean of Admissions

· August 19, 2009

Southern Virginia University President Rodney K. Smith today announced the hiring of Brett W. Garcia as the new dean of admissions at Southern Virginia. Garcia will report directly to President Smith and will participate on the President’s Council.


Regional Accreditor Plans Visit to Southern Virginia

· June 26, 2009

At its meeting on June 25, 2009, the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) authorized a candidacy committee to visit Southern Virginia University in the coming academic year.


Largest Daytime Institute in Eastern U.S. Dedicated on Campus

and · April 2, 2009

A new 18,000 square-foot university ward and Institute building was dedicated on the campus of Southern Virginia University on Sunday, March 28.


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.