News from 2017

Southern Virginia University’s Teacher Education Program Receives National Recognition

· December 18, 2017

The Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) has granted accreditation to the Rockbridge Teachers Education Consortium (RTEC), a partnership between Southern Virginia University and Washington and Lee University.

Southern Virginia Alumnus Jason Barron Publishes “The Visual MBA”

· December 7, 2017

Southern Virginia alumnus Jason Barron recently published his book, "The Visual MBA," a compilation of illustrated notes that explain business concepts Barron learned while earning a master’s in business administration.

Multi-Faith Conference Commemorates the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation

· November 28, 2017

To commemorate the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther posting his 95 Theses, Southern Virginia University hosted a two-day multi-faith conference entitled “The Cultural Impact of the Reformation.”

Southern Virginia University Hosts Luncheon to Honor Veterans

· November 14, 2017

Local veterans gathered at Southern Virginia University on Friday for a luncheon held in honor of Veterans Day. The event, which the University funded through a student service auction held earlier in the week, was an opportunity to honor those who have served and sacrificed for their country.

Southern Virginia University to Host Reformation Conference

· November 10, 2017

Scholars and religious leaders will gather to Southern Virginia University for a conference on the “Cultural Impact of the Reformation” on November 16 and 17.

Southern Virginia University Joins Comcast’s Xfinity On Campus Service

· November 9, 2017

Southern Virginia University recently joined Comcast’s Xfinity On Campus program, enabling students who live on campus to watch live TV, On Demand and recorded content across their IP-enabled devices, such as laptops or their new university-supplied Apple iPad Pros.

Alex Boyé Collaborates with “Southern Virginia University Allstars” for New Music Video

· November 6, 2017

Alex Boyé premiered his music video for a new song called “Believer” Friday morning at Southern Virginia University’s weekly Convocation. Boyé collaborated with Southern Virginia students, faculty and staff in recording the song and filming the video.

Southern Virginia University Dedicates New Stadium

· October 31, 2017

The Southern Virginia University community gathered Friday to dedicate the University’s new Knight Stadium. The addition of the stadium on the University’s campus comes as a result of the vision and generosity of Glade Knight and his family.

Southern Virginia University to Dedicate New Stadium

· October 24, 2017

Southern Virginia University will dedicate its new Knight Stadium during University Convocation at 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 27 in the Knight Arena. The addition of the stadium to the University’s campus comes thanks to a generous donation from Glade Knight and his family.

Alex Boyé Speaks, Performs at University Convocation

· October 20, 2017

Alex Boyé spoke and performed at Southern Virginia University this morning during University Convocation in the Knight Arena. The musician spent several days on campus this week filming an upcoming music video.