Elder Khumbulani Mdletshe of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife, Cynthia, will speak at forum on Friday, October 19 at 11 a.m. in the Knight Arena. Elder Mdletshe will speak about his experiences growing up in South Africa under apartheid and the racial issues his country overcame under the leadership of Nelson Mandela and others.
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.
Justin Lindsey, operating partner at General Atlantic, will speak at Southern Virginia University on Friday, October 12, at 11 a.m. in the Knight Arena. He will present on “Signal to Noise: Moments that Matter.”
Instead of walking to class on the morning of Tuesday, October 9, 2018, students from Southern Virginia University put on work clothes and traveled to dozens of locations around their community to participate in service projects.
Social media activist and videographer Collin Kartchner spoke in Friday’s forum about the dangers of social media use, especially among teenagers, and how users can instead use it for good.
By Rachel Moore, Buena Vista City Director of Economic Development & Tourism
Collin Kartchner will speak at Southern Virginia University at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 5th, 2018. Kartchner is a videographer-turned-activist whose mission is to educate teens and parents about the dangers of social media.
The Southern Virginia community gathered for forum last Friday to learn from University and community leaders about the University’s upcoming annual Day of Service.