News from 2010

2010 Service Award Recipients Announced

· December 27, 2010

At the last devotional of the semester, Southern Virginia University Interim Provost Madison U. Sowell announced the recipients of the 2010 Ed and Chieko Okazaki Distinguished Service Award.

Volunteer Faculty, Staff Bless Lives

and · December 27, 2010

In fall 2010, Southern Virginia University welcomed more than eight new volunteers and extended gratitude to one returning volunteer couple for their outstanding service.

Robert L. Millet to Give Devotional Dec. 10

· December 9, 2010

Robert L. Millet, the Richard L. Evans Professor of Religious Understanding at Brigham Young University, will give the last the devotional of the semester entitled “The Hopes and Fears of All the Years,” on Friday, Dec. 10, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.

Athletic Program Adds Women’s Club Lacrosse

· December 2, 2010

Southern Virginia University will add to its athletics program a women’s lacrosse club team, which will begin competition spring semester 2011.

Professor Crawford to Discuss Louvre Mural at Forum Dec. 3

· November 29, 2010

Barbara Crawford, professor of art at Southern Virginia University, will give a forum address about the recent installation of a new ceiling mural at the Louvre, Friday, Dec. 3, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.

Southern Virginia University Holiday Events 2010

· November 24, 2010

Come feel the spirit of Christmas on campus with music, dance, holiday treats and Santa.

WordPerfect Co-founder to Speak at Devotional Nov. 19

· November 15, 2010

Alan Ashton, co-founder of WordPerfect, will give a devotional entitled "Temple Worship and Families," on Friday, Nov. 19, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center at Southern Virginia University.

Administration Seeks Applicants for Provost

· November 9, 2010

Southern Virginia University seeks nominations and applications for the position of provost.

Charlie Manuel and Vai Sikahema to Speak at Forum Nov. 12

and · November 8, 2010

Philadelphia Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel will speak along with friend, Vai Sikahema, former NFL player and Sports Director for Philadelphia’s NBC Channel 10, at a Southern Virginia University forum on Friday, Nov. 12, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center.

Marriotts Host Seventh Annual Shenandoah Invitational Art Show

· November 2, 2010

Richard and Nancy Marriott will host Southern Virginia University’s seventh annual Shenandoah Invitational Art Show at the Fairview Park Marriott Hotel in Falls Church, Va., on Thursday, Nov. 4, at 6:30 p.m.