SpotlightAlumna’s (‘18) Young Adult Novel Available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble
March 18, 2021 — Alumna Krislee Twiner Ellsworth (‘18) recently achieved her childhood dream of becoming an independent author after publishing her first novel—“Lorden Awakening”—to Amazon Books in January.
Feature StorySouthern Virginia University Receives, Shares Large Donation of Hand Sanitizer
March 17, 2021 — Thanks to a generous donation of more than 10,000 gallons of hand sanitizer, Southern Virginia University—and benefactor K2 Pure Solutions—were able to share thousands of gallons of sanitizer with the local community to help minimize the spread of COVID-19.
Campus VoicesWhy Returned Missionaries Love Southern Virginia University
March 4, 2021 — Returned missionaries love Southern Virginia University. In fact, more than a third of the University’s students have served missions for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Campus VoicesStudent Voices: Honoring Black History
Feb. 25, 2021 — Earlier this month, we invited our campus community to take time each day to learn more about Black History.
News ReleaseUniversity Unites in Prayer at 2021 Spring Semester Dedication
Feb. 9, 2021 — Last Friday, Feb. 5, President Reed N. Wilcox led the virtual 2021 Spring Semester Dedication, where he shared a message of safety and faith before the campus community joined together in prayer to offer thanks and ask for protection during the upcoming semester.
Feature StoryDesign Professor’s Work to Be Implemented by National Parks Service
Jan. 28, 2021 — Professor Jacob Ricks, recent MFA graduate and professor of design at Southern Virginia University, will have his graphic design work implemented by the National Parks Service in 2024.
Campus VoicesStudents Recommend Their Favorite Classes from This Fall Semester
Dec. 10, 2020 — As the Fall 2020 Semester comes to a close, we asked students to reflect on their favorite classes which they would recommend to others.
Feature StoryMusic Major Mckenzie Kitchen (’19) Working in Carnegie Hall: “I Owe Everything I’m Doing Here to Southern Virginia University”
Nov. 18, 2020 — Despite powerful vocals and a strong work ethic, music education major Mckenzie Kitchen (‘19) felt that her career choices were limited prior to transferring to Southern Virginia University.
SpotlightTop 10 Student-Favorite Outdoor Activities Near Southern Virginia University
Oct. 24, 2020 — The fall is an especially beautiful time to be in the Shenandoah Valley, when the Blue Ridge mountains turn shades of crimson and ochre.