News ReleaseGratitude for You and Our Nation’s Independence
July 4, 2023 — Today, Acting President Eric Denna and Sister Lyn Denna shared the following letter with the Southern Virginia University community.
News ReleaseMichael Black Named Director of Bands
June 21, 2023 — Southern Virginia University Provost James Lambert today announced Michael Black as the University’s director of bands. In this role, Black will oversee all band-related activities at the University.
News ReleaseW. Todd Brotherson Awarded the Ray and DeLona Zinn Professor of Business
June 14, 2023 — Today, Southern Virginia University Provost James Lambert announced the awarding of the Ray and DeLona Zinn Professor of Business to Associate Professor of Business W. Todd Brotherson.
News ReleaseSouthern Virginia University Repeats as USA South President’s Cup Winners
June 14, 2023 — This news story was originally published on knightsathletics.com
SpotlightClass of 2023 Launches Into Grad School, Public Service, and More
May 31, 2023 — As the 2022–23 academic year comes to a close, the Class of 2023 at Southern Virginia University are preparing to launch into their next steps in careers and graduate programs. Highlighted below are five such students.
News ReleaseSpring 2023 President’s and Provost’s Lists
May 26, 2023 — Southern Virginia University recently announced its Spring 2023 President’s and Provost’s Lists. These lists are compiled at the end of each semester and recognize students who have excelled academically.
News ReleaseThe Journey of Learning: Southern Virginia University’s 2023 Commencement
May 15, 2023 — On May 12, over 1400 family, friends, faculty, and professional staff of Southern Virginia University gathered on the front lawn of Main Hall for Commencement to celebrate the graduation of the Class of 2023—the largest graduating class in University history.
News ReleaseChairman Redd Commends President Wilcox; Announces Presidential Search
May 11, 2023 — During the Southern Virginia University Board of Trustees meeting on April 14, 2023, on-leave President Reed N. Wilcox shared his intention not to return to the university following his six-month medical leave granted on Jan. 6, 2023.
Official StatementOur Commitment to a Healthy, Inclusive, and Safe Campus Culture
May 11, 2023 — Today, Acting President Eric Denna shared the following letter with the Southern Virginia University community.
SpotlightJacob Adams (‘23) Receives Sigma Delta Pi’s Prestigious Gabriela Mistral Award
May 5, 2023 — The national collegiate Spanish honors society Sigma Delta Pi today awarded Jacob Adams (‘23) the Gabriela Mistral award. Founded in 1984 and named after the first Latin American to be awarded the Nobel Prize in literature, the Gabriela Mistral award is given to only a handful graduates and undergraduates each year who are active members of the Sigma Delta Pi honors society and have demonstrated noteworthy involvement and initiative in their chapter.
News ReleaseCelebrating the Class of 2023 and Senior Awards with Elder Robert C. Gay
April 28, 2023 — On April 28, students, faculty, and professional staff gathered in the Knight Arena to celebrate the Class of 2023, recognize senior awards, and hear from the Emeritus General Authority Seventy Elder Robert C. Gay. As the keynote speaker, Elder Gay addressed graduates on the importance of keeping God in their lives and serving others with their skills and talents.
News ReleaseBringing “Saint Joan” to Life in an Immersive Audience Experience
April 25, 2023 — In an emotional performance on the life, legacy, and trial of Joan of Arc, Southern Virginia University Theatre provided their audience with a unique and immersive experience of George Bernard Shaw’s, “Saint Joan,” in honor of the hundred-year anniversary of the play on April 14-15 and 21-22.