SpotlightThe Student-athlete Experience: Nahuel Recabarren Canto
July 16, 2021 — A powerful outside hitter from San Juan, Argentina, team captain Nahuel Recabarren Canto (‘22) led the Southern Virginia University Men’s Volleyball team from this year’s conference victory to the semi-finals in the 2021 NCAA D-III national tournament.
SpotlightThe Student-athlete experience: Abby Kinoshita-Johnson
July 16, 2021 — Abby Kinoshita-Johnson (‘21) just concluded her four years of education at Southern Virginia University and is leaving her mark as a record-breaking member of the Track and Field team.
News ReleaseBiology Teacher Licensure Track to be Introduced Fall 2021
May 20, 2021 — Southern Virginia University’s teacher licensure program recently announced its introduction of a new biology track beginning in Fall 2021.
SpotlightClass of 2021 | Acceptances into Top Graduate Schools
April 29, 2021 — As we near the end of the spring semester at Southern Virginia University, many graduating seniors from the Class of 2021 are announcing acceptances to some of the country’s top graduate programs.
News ReleaseAnn Christensen to Speak at Commencement Forum May 7
April 26, 2021 — Ann Christensen, president of Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation, will deliver the keynote address to Southern Virginia University graduates in a special commencement forum on Friday, May 7, 2021, at 11 a.m.
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.
News ReleaseSouthern 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.
SpotlightDesign 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.