News with a tag of "LDS Environment"

Kristen Oaks Delivers Keynote Speech at 20th Annual Education Conference

· June 13, 2016

Southern Virginia University's 20th annual Education Conference on June 3 and 4 began with a keynote address by Sister Kristen Oaks, who was also joined by her husband, Elder Dallin H. Oaks of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.


Dr. Mark McConkie to Speak on Joseph Smith Oct. 30

· October 27, 2015

Dr. Mark L. McConkie, professor of public administration at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, will give a devotional address titled “Joseph Smith and You” on Friday, Oct. 30, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.  


Students Travel to Temple, Give Service on 10th Service Day

· October 23, 2015

More than 200 Southern Virginia University students, faculty and staff attended the Washington D.C. Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on the university’s tenth Service Day last week.


Popular LDS Speaker to Give Devotional Oct. 23

· October 21, 2015

Dr. Hank Smith, a popular Latter-day Saint speaker, will give a devotional address titled “Be of Good Cheer” on Friday, Oct. 23, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.  


Institute Instructor to Speak at Devotional Sept. 11

· September 4, 2015

Dr. Matthew Rasmussen, a full-time instructor at the Buena Vista Institute of Religion, will give a devotional address titled "Heart, Might, Mind, and Strength" on Friday, Sept. 11, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


The Fading Point Performs National Anthem at Yankees Game

· July 15, 2015

The Fading Point, Southern Virginia’s premier a cappella group, performed the U.S. national anthem, “The Star-Spangled Banner,” to a crowd of nearly six million at a New York Yankees game at the Yankee Stadium May 27.


Elder William R. Walker Gives Keynote at 19th Annual Conference

· June 22, 2015

Elder William R. Walker, an emeritus General Authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, gave a keynote address to hundreds of attendees at Southern Virginia University’s 19th annual Education Conference last week.


Southern Virginia to Host 19th Education Conference June 12-13

· June 5, 2015

Southern Virginia University will host its 19th annual Education Conference on Friday and Saturday, June 12-13. This year’s conference will focus on the theme, “A House Unto His Name.”


Southern Virginia to Hold Good Friday Devotional April 3

· April 1, 2015

Southern Virginia University will hold a special Good Friday devotional on Friday, April 3, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia.


Southern Virginia to Hold Honor Forum Jan. 30

· January 29, 2015

Southern Virginia University will hold its annual Honor Forum with the theme “Honor Your Knighthood” on Friday, Jan. 30, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center.