Alumni News

March 2017


Rawlings family donates $3 million to School of Divinity, bringing total to $10 million

Liberty University’s Rawlings School of Divinity has received another huge financial boost from its namesake. ...

3.22.2017 | Read More

President Donald J. Trump to deliver Commencement keynote address

First Sitting U.S. President at Liberty Commencement since George H.W. Bush spoke on May 12, 1990 ...

3.22.2017 | Read More

CBN News Exclusive: Commencement speaker President Donald Trump

CBN News was the first to report on Wednesday that U.S. President Donald J. Trump will deliver the Commencement address at Liberty University on May 13. ...

3.22.2017 | Read More

Gutierrez appointed to new Co-Provost position

Liberty University has announced the appointment of Dr. Ben Gutierrez to the position of Co-Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. ...

3.21.2017 | Read More

UPDATE: Women's DI, men's DII hockey teams fall in finals

Liberty University’s ACHA Division I women's hockey team lost to defending champion Miami University of Ohio, 4-1, before the Flames' DII men came up short against 2015 national champion New York University, Sunday at the Ice Haus in Columbus, Ohio. ...

3.19.2017 | Read More

Cancer survivor serves with Children's Miracle Network, runs 'victory lap' at Disney race

Liberty University student Katie Karp celebrated six years cancer free last month at the Disney Princess Half-Marathon where she served as an ambassador for Children's Miracle Network. ...

3.16.2017 | | Read More

Professor’s film featuring crew of LU students and alumni continues to earn awards

“Texas Rein,” a feature film that was directed and produced by Liberty University assistant professor Durrell Nelson and included the work of several cinematic arts students and graduates has garnered a handful of awards and nominations. ...

3.16.2017 | Read More

LU receives highest-possible score on government financial responsibility test

Recent data released by the U.S. Department of Education shows that Liberty University passed a financial-responsibility test for private universities for the 2014-15 academic year, earning the highest score. ...

3.15.2017 | Read More

Liberty swimmer set to compete in NCAA Championships

Alicia Finnigan will become the fourth member of Liberty University’s women’s swimming & diving team to compete in the NCAA Division I Championships, when she swims in Friday's 100- and Saturday's 200-yard butterfly events in Indianapolis. ...

3.15.2017 | | Read More

Liberty University student killed in car wreck

Students and staff at Liberty University are in mourning after a student has died in a traffic accident. ...

3.15.2017 | Read More