News with a tag of "Graduation"

Southern Virginia University Holds 2017 Commencement

· May 2, 2017

More than 1,000 alumni, students, faculty, staff, community members, graduates and their families gathered in front of historic Main Hall on Saturday for Southern Virginia University’s 149th Commencement exercises.


Business Graduate Lands Position at Charles Schwab

· June 9, 2016

After completing one milestone -- earning a bachelor's degree in business management and leadership from Southern Virginia University -- 2016 graduate Sarah Edwards will take the next major step in her career by working at Charles Schwab.


2016 Graduate to Attend Cutting-Edge Artificial Intelligence Program

· May 12, 2016

To create a stylized image of Southern Virginia University’s historic Main Hall, 2016 graduate Andrew King didn’t hire an artist, paint a new picture or even use Photoshop. He supplied a few images to a neural network and let it do the stylistic work for him.


2016 Commencement Marks University’s 20th Year Since Renewal

· May 9, 2016

Nearly 1,000 alumni, students, faculty, staff, graduates and their families, and community members gathered at Southern Virginia University’s 148th Commencement exercises to celebrate the accomplishments of 100 graduating seniors last week.


Four Accomplished Senior Speakers to Address Class of 2016

· May 3, 2016

The senior speakers selected to represent the Southern Virginia University graduating class of 2016 are Rosevelt Kpainay, Madeleine Gail Rex, Wright Noel and Don Harsh.


Student Association President to Attend Top Health Administration Program

· April 22, 2016

Following his graduation next month, James David “JD” Drasbek, president of the Student Association at Southern Virginia University, plans to attend Virginia Commonwealth University’s Health Administration Program — which is ranked third nationally by U.S. News and World Report.


Southern Virginia Celebrates Graduating Class of 2015

· May 9, 2015

More than 1,000 people gathered on the campus of Southern Virginia University to commemorate the academic achievements of 126 graduating seniors at the university’s 147th Commencement exercises on Thursday.


2015 Valedictorian, Salutatorian Pursue Lifelong Learning

and · May 5, 2015

When Gloria Salisbury first visited her brother at Southern Virginia University in fall 2011, she didn’t expect to stay, let alone to meet and marry her husband, pick a new major field of study, and participate in more than a dozen theatrical and musical productions at the university.


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.


Elaine S. Dalton to Speak at Commencement May 8

· April 9, 2014

Elaine S. Dalton, former Young Women General President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will speak at Southern Virginia University’s 146th Commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 8, at 10 a.m. in front of Main Hall.