News ReleasePresident’s Leadership Council Unveils New Code of Conduct
March 25, 2022 — In a Special University Meeting—the first indoor campus-wide gathering in more than two years—the Southern Virginia University President’s Leadership Council unveiled to the campus community a newly updated Code of Conduct, Dress Code, and Honor Pledge.
News ReleaseSouthern Virginia University Announces New Food Partnership with Sodexo
March 25, 2022 — In a Special University Meeting, Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer Brett Garcia announced Southern Virginia University’s partnership with Sodexo—a leading worldwide food-services and facilities-management company.
News ReleaseAccolade Selected to Perform at National A Cappella Convention Showcase in Orlando
March 24, 2022 — Southern Virginia University’s premier a cappella ensemble, Accolade, was one of six collegiate groups selected to perform at the Collegiate Showcase Concert on March 26 in Orlando, Fla. at the National A Cappella Convention (NACC)—one of the biggest vocal music events in the world.
SpotlightMath Major Co-authors COVID-19 Medical Research Paper Published in International Forum
March 16, 2022 — In conjunction with medical professionals from the Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC), Southern Virginia University student Spencer Dennis (‘22) served as the co-first author of the medical research paper “Population differences between COVID-19 and other postviral olfactory dysfunction: Results from a large case-control study” published to the International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology.
News ReleaseConnecting Campus: University Launches New Knight App
Feb. 18, 2022 — Today Southern Virginia University beta launched its new Knight App with the campus community. A multi-year collaborative process to replace the previous Knight App, several campus offices—including IT, Marketing, and Student Life—worked in counsel with students, faculty, and staff to provide a user-friendly hub for University communication and resources.
News Release2022 Commencement Exercises to be Held on May 6
Feb. 16, 2022 — Yesterday, the Office of the Provost issued the following letter.*
SpotlightFinding Love At Southern Virginia University
Feb. 14, 2022 — “Virginia is for Lovers,” is Virginia’s well-known slogan, and one that rings true for many students who find love at Southern Virginia University. In celebration of Valentine’s Day, four such couples shared their stories of finding love on our campus.
News ReleaseRandall Beach Named Director of Bands
Jan. 20, 2022 — Southern Virginia University Vice President of Program Development Jason Lamb today announced Randall Beach as the University’s director of bands. In this new role, Beach will oversee all band-related activities at the University.
News ReleaseJason Lamb Named Vice President of Program Development
Jan. 19, 2022 — Jason Lamb has been named the vice president of program development at Southern Virginia University. In this strategic role, he will help launch, develop, and manage new and existing extracurricular programs to optimize their performance as university-level competitive and performance opportunities for students. In addition to this new role, Lamb will continue to serve as head men’s lacrosse coach for the Knights.
News ReleaseBlack Student Union Panel Discuss “On Being a Good Neighbor” in Honor of MLK Day
Jan. 14, 2022 — On Friday, January 14, 2022, Southern Virginia University’s Honors Program sponsored a panel with members of the Black Student Union to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his teachings, and to commemorate the upcoming national holiday in honor of Dr. King.
News ReleaseHealthy Campus Action Items for Spring 2022
Jan. 14, 2022 — Today the COVID Resource Center issued the following letter: