News with a tag of "LDS Environment"

Former LDS Mission President to Give Devotional Feb. 7

· February 3, 2014

James Ritchie, former president of the Ghana Missionary Training Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will give a devotional address titled “Make Yourself Indispensable” on Friday, Feb. 7, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


Southern Virginia to Hold Honor Forum Jan. 31

· January 28, 2014

Southern Virginia University will hold its annual Honor Forum on Friday, Jan. 31, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center. 


Mormon History Scholar to Speak at Forum Nov. 1

· October 25, 2013

Dr. Terryl L. Givens, professor of literature and religion at the University of Richmond, will give a forum address -- titled “Why We Know More than We Think (but Less than We Want)” -- on Friday, Nov. 1, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


Institute Instructor to Speak at Devotional Sept. 20

· September 13, 2013

Dr. Matthew Rasmussen, a full-time instructor at the Buena Vista Institute of Religion, will give a devotional address titled “Let the Consequence Follow” on Friday, Sept. 20, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.


Sybrowskys to Speak at Devotional Sept. 13

· September 10, 2013

Southern Virginia University President Paul K. Sybrowsky and his wife, Lynne, will give devotional addresses on Friday, Sept. 13, 2013 at 11. a.m. in the Stoddard Center.


Southern Virginia Launches High Adventure ‘Zion’s Camp’

· September 4, 2013

Sixty young men and women recently attended Southern Virginia University’s new summer camp titled “Zion’s Camp: High Adventure Mission Prep” — a six-day program designed to prepare youth for full-time missionary service in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.


Two Sets of Students Serve Together in Missions

· July 26, 2013

Avery Benesch and Scott Austin already had a lot in common last semester when they both received calls to serve in the Scotland/Ireland Mission of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.


Alumnus Finds Miracle at Missionary Mall

· July 16, 2013

When Thomas Petrungaro (’12) walked into the Missionary Mall in Orem, Utah, looking for deals on mission clothing and supplies, he wasn’t expecting a miracle.


Southern Virginia Community Shows Support in Wake of Tragedy

· July 3, 2013

After a car accident resulted in the death of Southern Virginia University Sophomore Sydney Taylor Hathaway this week, members of the Southern Virginia community offered words of love and support for Hathaway’s family and friends.


Sister McConkie Speaks at Quad-Stake Youth Conference

· June 26, 2013

Sister Carol F. McConkie, first counselor in the Young Women General Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, spoke to more than 400 youth from two states at a quad-stake youth conference held on the campus of Southern Virginia University last week.