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Phi Kappa Phi Recognizes Southern Virginia as Platinum Chapter

· March 26, 2019

This press release is courtesy of Phi Kappa Phi


Matthew Rasmussen, New Director of Buena Vista Institute of Religion

· March 22, 2019

Matthew Rasmussen will succeed David Moss as director of the Buena Vista Institute of Religion of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints beginning May 1, 2019.


Thomas Jefferson Visits Southern Virginia University

· February 22, 2019

Students at Southern Virginia University often visit Monticello, the historic residence of Thomas Jefferson located in nearby Charlottesville, Virginia. Last week, Mr. Jefferson made a rare visit to Buena Vista.


Deidra Dryden: How We Think About Dating and Relationships

· February 15, 2019

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, Southern Virginia Title IX Coordinator Deidra Dryden led an interactive discussion in last Friday’s forum to help students explore and improve the way they think about dating and relationships.



Southern Virginia University Concludes Week of Commemoration for Martin Luther King Jr.

· January 25, 2019

Following Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Southern Virginia University held a special forum on Friday to conclude a week-long commemoration of the civil rights leader's life and teachings.


Southern Virginia University Commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

· January 19, 2019

Following an invitation by Southern Virginia University Provost Jeremiah John, students, faculty and staff at the University will join in commemorating Martin Luther King Jr. Day through reflection on the civil rights leader’s thoughts and teachings.


Elder D. Todd Christofferson to Speak at Southern Virginia University on Jan. 11

· December 17, 2018

Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will speak at Southern Virginia University Friday, January 11, 2019, announced University President Reed N. Wilcox.


One Year Since Filming “Believer,” Alex Boyé Returns to Southern Virginia University

· October 26, 2018

One year since filming his “Believer” music video at Southern Virginia University, Alex Boyé returned this week to perform and speak to students, faculty and staff at forum on Friday.


Former FBI Chief Technology Officer Justin Lindsey Teaches About Moments That Matter

· October 12, 2018

Former FBI Chief Technology Officer Justin Lindsey spoke to students at Southern Virginia University on Friday. His talk, titled, “Signal to Noise: Moments That Matter,” focused on how we can optimize our lives in order to maximize life’s most significant experiences.