News ReleaseScott McKeon (‘01) Named Inaugural Alumni Association President
Sept. 12, 2022 — Southern Virginia University is pleased to announce Scott McKeon (‘01) as the inaugural president of the University’s recently launched alumni association.
News Release“You Belong Here,” Launching the 2022-23 Academic Year with University Convocation
Sept. 12, 2022 — In the first University-wide meeting of the semester, the Southern Virginia University campus community gathered on the front lawn of Main Hall for the annual Convocation to welcome incoming students, celebrate the beginning of the 2022-23 academic year, and listen to messages about belonging and loving one another.
News ReleaseSouthern Virginia University Theatre Presents “All My Sons”
Sept. 8, 2022 — Southern Virginia University Theatre presents the tragic tale of “All My Sons” by Arthur Miller, an emotional and thought-provoking story about the conflicts of family loyalties against social responsibility, on September 23-24, 29-30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center (formerly known as Chandler Hall). There will be no performance on Saturday, October 1.
Official StatementWelcome to the 2022-23 Academic Year: A Letter from the Chairman and Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees
Aug. 29, 2022 — Welcome to the 2022-23 academic year at Southern Virginia University.
News ReleaseSouthern Virginia University Launches Official Alumni Association, Whipple Named Executive Director
Aug. 25, 2022 — Southern Virginia University is pleased to announce the formation and launch of its first official board-sanctioned and university-sponsored alumni association.
News ReleaseChoral Alumni Invited to Participate in Historic Homecoming Concert
Aug. 17, 2022 — Southern Virginia University invites choir alumni to participate in a historic homecoming concert celebrating more than 25 years of choral excellence: “I Long To See You: A Jubilee Choral Concert.”
SpotlightThe Opportunity to Perform: How Layne MacPherson (’21) Launched into His Acting Career
Aug. 17, 2022 — From performing in nearly a dozen college theatre productions to performing in several professional tours and productions after graduation, Layne MacPherson (‘21) attributes the unique opportunities and engaged professors at Southern Virginia University as the fuel that propelled him into his acting career.
SpotlightProfessors T.R. Porter and Randall Cluff Retire After 25 Years at Southern Virginia University
Aug. 10, 2022 — After 25 years of excellent teaching and dedicated service at Southern Virginia University, Professor of Spanish T.R. Porter and Professor of Literature Randall Cluff each decided to retire as full-time professors at the end of the 2021-22 academic year.
News ReleaseChris Packer Named Interim Dean of Students
Aug. 10, 2022 — Today President Reed N. Wilcox announced Chris Packer as Southern Virginia University’s interim dean of students for the upcoming academic year.
News ReleaseMain Hall Lobby Undergoes Revitalization Thanks to Generous Donations Made During Recent Core of Campus Upgrade Campaign
July 21, 2022 — Earlier this week, contractors began work to refresh the lobby of Main Hall as part of the university’s ongoing efforts to honor and upgrade the historic building’s interior spaces.
Official StatementTheatre Major to Continue at Southern Virginia University
July 13, 2022 — We will continue to offer a Theatre Major at Southern Virginia University.
SpotlightHow One Math Professor is Leveraging iPad Technology in All Corners of His Classroom
June 28, 2022 — When Southern Virginia University first launched its LaunchPad initiative five years ago, rather than prescribing specific uses for the Apple technology, university leaders encouraged the school’s excellent faculty to experiment with leveraging the powerful tools to enhance collaboration and learning outcomes in the classroom and beyond.