News with a tag of "Students"

2015 Distinguished Service Award Recipients Announced

· December 4, 2015

Southern Virginia University Provost Madison U. Sowell today announced the recipients of the 2015 Ed and Chieko Okazaki Distinguished Service Award.


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.


Southern Virginia Presents ‘Bells Are Ringing’ June 5-6, 11-13

· June 2, 2015

Southern Virginia University’s theatre program will present the musical “Bells Are Ringing” June 5-6 and 11-13 at 7:30 p.m. in Chandler Hall.


Graduating Seniors Create, Display Art for Senior Show

· May 28, 2015

This year’s annual senior art show featured the work of 12 Southern Virginia University art majors and included an array of media including oil painting, printmaking, mixed-media, water-based media, charcoal and handcrafted apparel.


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.


Concert Chorale Performs ‘Requiem’ with Roanoke Symphony

· April 22, 2015

The Southern Virginia University Concert Chorale performed Gabriel Fauré's “Requiem” with the Roanoke Symphony Orchestra and Chorus and another guest choir at the Roanoke Performing Arts Theatre last week.


Graduating Seniors Present Recitals in Music, Theatre

and · April 16, 2015

This semester, nine graduating seniors are showcasing their talents by presenting music and theatre recitals as their senior capstone projects at Southern Virginia University.


Recent Graduate Completes W&L Archival Internship

· February 27, 2015

Michael Hunter, a December 2014 graduate of Southern Virginia University who will walk at the annual Commencement exercises with more than 100 classmates May 7, recently completed an archival internship at Washington & Lee University.


New Scholarship Rewards Students for Acts of Kindness

· February 27, 2015

Southern Virginia University will now offer a new scholarship for returning students, the John B. Matheson Jr. Kindness Scholarship. The scholarship will annually award $500 to two returning students – one male and one female – who have worked to make kind acts a part of their daily lives.  


Dean Bouchelle, Student Body President to Give Devotional Jan. 16

· January 13, 2015

Joseph Bouchelle, dean of students at Southern Virginia University, and Kirsten Laurence, student body president, will give a devotional address on Friday, Jan. 16, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia.