Winterfest to provide new opportunities

Starting this year, students will become involved with the concert by filling production and hosting positions Liberty University is planning to have its largest Winterfest yet, with more than 8,000 people packing the campus, and some students will have the opportunity of a lifetime, according to John Rost, director of …

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Carson wins grant

FUNDED — Carson researched Alzheimer’s because the disease runs in his family. Photo credit: Kyle Erickson

VAS funds medical research Liberty student Michael Carson recently won a grant from the Virginia Academy of Science (VAS) for his research on Alzheimer’s disease, adding $500 to Liberty’s research fund. Carson presented in front of a panel of judges Oct. 26 from the VAS, competing against not only other …

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Christmas season inspires service

Students have opportunities to reach out to the Lynchburg community through Liberty, TRBC, World Help Throughout the year, students at Liberty University are encouraged to be active in serving the community and reaching out to those in need, according to Liberty’s Christian/Community Service Web page, and there are many opportunities …

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Winter Events

Sanders Family Christmas The Sanders Family Christmas, Dec. 5-8, 11-13, is a family-friendly musical that intertwines humorous stories and Southern, gospel-style Christmas songs. The performance is centered around Dennis Sanders, who is about to leave for war in December of the year 1941. The stories and songs are a fond …

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Students spend a semester abroad

Junior Charlie Scruggs prepares for his internship in Paraguay where he will live for nearly half a year As a global studies major, Liberty University student Charlie Scruggs is required to complete an internship overseas to get ministry experience before he can graduate. According to Scruggs, the compulsory overseas internship …

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Sodexo recognized

Liberty is ranked as the third healthiest college According to The Daily Beast and College Prowler, Liberty ranks third among the healthiest colleges across the nation. Reasons for the rating include the low use of alcohol and drugs, and healthy dining options, courtesy of Sodexo food services. Robin Quay, Liberty’s …

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TRBC musical

Christmas show switches focus Thomas Road Baptist Church, the lights are strung, the set is prepared and the vocal cords are warmed for the 44th annual Virginia Christmas Spectacular (VCS). Staff and volunteers have been tirelessly At working to make certain that this year’s event is a success. The Virginia …

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