Liberty men’s and women’s tennis teams experience setbacks, losing to Big South Conference foe Winthrop It was a warm and sunny day at the Hershey Tennis Courts at Liberty University, but the Flames and Lady Flames left with everything but a warm and sunny feeling after both squads dropped their contests to Winthrop University Saturday, March 23. The Eagles handed […]Read more
Lady Flames set their sights on East Tennessee State after winning their first series of the season Liberty University’s softball team won two of three games against the North Carolina Central University (NCCU) Lady Eagles March 21-22. LU 9, NCCU 0 In the first game, the Lady Flames used great play behind the plate and in the field to notch […]Read more
Reinhardt finished 10th in 100 meter butterfly The Liberty Lady Flames swimming and diving team (9-4, 4-0 CCSA) completed its season Saturday, March 22, placing 43rd at the NCAA Division I Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships at the Minnesota Aquatic Center in Minneapolis, Minn. Four of the Lady Flames, senior Emilie Kaufman, junior Megan Babcock, and sophomores Jess Reinhardt and […]Read more
Event highlights global worship, emphasizes value of intercession worldwide Liberty students accepted the Center for Multicultural Enrichment’s (Center4ME) dare to pray for the nations Thursday, March 20, at 7 p.m. in Green Hall. Students representing each continent were invited to worship in their native language and share prayer requests for different countries within their continent. “My experience here was that […]Read more
Four editors of the Liberty Champion learn valuable lessons at the Spring National College Media Convention During spring break, four editors from the Liberty Champion, along with Digital Media & Communication Arts associate professor Deborah Huff, traveled to New York City and participated in the Spring National College Media Convention. At the convention, college professors and advisors from different universities […]Read more
Groups of experienced and beginning artists joined together to hear local musicians, talk with art vendors and paint at the Revival Scene Community Church’s event, HeARTbeat.
Meredyth Mason, Liberty junior and the creator of the event, reached out to members of the church, Liberty students […]Read more
Students serve nations Hundreds of Liberty University students called a foreign country home for the week as they spent spring break ministering to people around the globe. Liberty’s Center for Global Engagement (CGE) sent eight teams on trips around the world March 10-14, including destinations such as Bosnia, Ghana, Japan, the Philippines, Spain, Thailand, and undisclosed locations in the Arab […]Read more
Lynchburg-area military families gathered on Liberty University’s campus to spend time with their loved ones during Military Family Fun Day, hosted by the Office of Military Affairs, at the Liberty Mountain Snowflex Centre Saturday, March 22.
According to Ashley Eskridge, Liberty’s […]Read more
Liberty helps businesses Liberty University has a vast economic impact on the surrounding areas and continues to grow as the university gets larger, according to Dr. Barry Moore, vice president for Outreach and Strategic Partnerships at Liberty. “As Liberty continues to grow, we will continue to put more money into the local tax coffers in so many ways,” Moore said. […]Read more
Company officials expect the new Bradley Drive transfer center to be completed by the beginning of May In an effort to improve and increase the safety of its bussing facilities, the Greater Lynchburg Transportation Company (GLTC) is relocating one of its major transfer centers and its main headquarters within the coming year, according to GLTC General Manager Karen Walton. She […]Read more
Students send packages to troops stationed overseas “There is no greater need than to support and minister to those who risk their lives daily for our freedoms … Students Behind our Service members (SBS) is dedicated to doing much more by offering support and showing sincere gratitude for their sacrifice,” the SBS brochure states. SBS is a student-run organization on […]Read more
Liberty Men’s Division II (DII) hockey team’s 30-9 season came to end Sunday, March 23 after a 2-1 run in its first American Collegiate Hockey Association Nationals appearance in eight years. The Flames kicked off pool play by defeating top-seeded Grand Valley State University 3-2 in […]Read more
Music filled the air as hundreds of students, families and faculty filed into DeMoss Hall 1114 for the Messiah in the Passover event March 17. The Center for Judaic Studies hosted the event, which was presented by President of Chosen People Ministries Dr. Mitch Glaser. According to Director of Judaic Studies Dr. Randall Price, the Passover has been celebrated in […]Read more
Students visiting America from other nations now make up 8 percent of the university’s residential population With Liberty University being the largest evangelical university in the world, it is little surprise that international enrollment is steadily increasing, according to Liberty Dean of International Student Program William Wegert. He explained that 8 percent of students are international and choose to come […]Read more