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Southern Virginia Community Remembers Dr. Clayton Christensen

· January 24, 2020

Southern Virginia University joins with many others in mourning the passing of innovator and religious leader Dr. Clayton Christensen.


The Moral Offensive: The Legacy of Dr. King

· January 24, 2020

Buena Vista, Va.—Southern Virginia University welcomed alumnus Andrew Evans (’14) to speak on the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in a forum hosted by the Black Student Union.


Parades, Ruby Bridges, Antidotes to Fear; Southern Virginia Community Celebrates MLK Day

· January 21, 2020

Buena Vista, Va.—Over this past weekend, the Southern Virginia University students, faculty, and staff honored Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by celebrating and remembering his life’s work as a Civil Rights leader who lifted all around him.


Fall 2019 President’s and Provost’s Lists

· January 6, 2020

Southern Virginia University recently announced its Fall 2019 President’s and Provost’s Lists. These lists are compiled at the end of each semester and recognize students who have excelled academically.


Top 10 Stories of 2019

· December 18, 2019

We had much to celebrate in 2019: Inspirational speakers, exceptional achievements and another year of record growth. Here are the top 10 news stories of 2019.


Southern Virginia University Set to Join USA South

· December 11, 2019

This press release is courtesy of the USA South Athletic Conference


Students Share Faith, Testimonies through Performance at Annual Festival of Lights

· December 10, 2019

Kensington, Md. —Taking time from classes the week before finals, the Southern Virginia University Chamber Singers drove to the Washington D.C. Temple Visitors Center to share their testimonies through performance as a featured ensemble in annual The Festival of Lights hosted by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.


Ensembles Perform Christmas Music at Holiday Forum

· December 6, 2019

Buena Vista, Va.—Per holiday tradition at Southern Virginia University, ensembles from the music program performed at the last forum of the fall semester giving the campus community a preview of their upcoming concert: “Christmas on the Hill.”


Six Students Recognized at Southern Virginia University’s Inaugural Model U.N. Conference

and · December 5, 2019

Buena Vista, Va.—Following their inaugural Model United Nations competition in the Appalachia Regional Model Arab League on November 4-6, members of Southern Virginia University’s newly formed Model U.N. team were awarded Best Delegation and Distinguished Delegation.


The Professors of the Semester Fall 2019

· November 22, 2019

Buena Vista, Va.—Southern Virginia University students nominated Assistant Professor of Music Mackenzie Romriell and Associate Professor of Economics Zebulen Riley as the Fall 2019 Professors of the Semester. In a forum held in their honor, Professors Romriell and Riley told their stories, gave advice and shared why they love to teach at Southern Virginia University.