Feature StorySouthern Virginia University Announces New Honors Program for Fall 2021
June 11, 2021 — Southern Virginia University is pleased to announce the addition of an Honors Program to its curriculum beginning fall 2021. Led by Willis J. Smith Professor of Philosophy, Dr. John Armstrong, the Honors Program will provide motivated students additional opportunities for learning and service during their time at Southern Virginia University.
Feature StoryBiology 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.
Feature StorySouthern Virginia University Safely Gathers On Campus for Unique Commencement Weekend
May 10, 2021 — Southern Virginia University hosted a one-of-a-kind Commencement weekend on May 7 and 8 to honor and celebrate the Class of 2021.
Feature StoryOfficial StatementEaster is All About Peace and Hope
April 1, 2021 — “Easter is all about Peace and Hope.” As usual, President Nelson captures the heart of things, helping us “always remember Him.”
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.
Feature StoryRandall Beach to Join Southern Virginia University as Marching Band Director
Feb. 16, 2021 — Southern Virginia University welcomes celebrated band director Randall Beach as its new marching band director beginning summer 2021.
Feature StoryJason Deere, Award-winning Songwriter and Producer, to Join Southern Virginia University
Feb. 4, 2021 — Jason Deere—award-winning singer, songwriter, record producer, artist manager, and co-creator of the Nashville Tribute Band—will join Southern Virginia University this fall as an artist in residence for the University’s commercial music program.
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.
Feature StoryTop 10 of 2020
Dec. 31, 2020 — Our most-read articles of the year help tell our story of 2020; growth, loss, challenge, and overall, finding the opportunity in adversity.
Feature StorySouthern Virginia University First in World to Give AirPods Pro to Every Student
Sept. 30, 2020 — Southern Virginia University made history this semester as the first school in the world to give AirPods Pro to every full-time student, faculty, and staff member.
Feature StorySouthern Virginia University is Open for Fall 2020
June 15, 2020 — Virginia has just introduced the new legal requirements for opening college campuses this fall.
Feature StorySouthern Virginia Named Apple Distinguished School
May 8, 2020 — Southern Virginia University is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for 2019–2022 for its one-to-one implementation of Apple technology which places an iPad Pro, Smart Keyboard, and Apple Pencil in the hands of every student and faculty member.