Walk for Freedom seeks to raise awareness about human trafficking

  A21 campaign organizes Walk for Freedom on Oct. 14 to raise awareness about human trafficking. Reporting suspicious activity that could be human trafficking could help save a victim.   The A21 Campaign’s Walk for Freedom is hoping to bring awareness to human trafficking Oct. 14 at 10 a.m. on Monument Terrance in downtown Lynchburg.   Participants will walk through […]

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Pastors celebrate legacy and impact of late Pastor Adrian Rogers in Convocation

  Panel of pastors discuss legacy of late Pastor Adrian Rogers in Convocation on Sept. 15. Rogers is remembered as a man whose life reflected his teaching. Liberty University celebrated the life and legacy of Adrian Rogers, the former pastor of Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis, Tennessee and former president of the Southern Baptist Convention on Sep. 15th at Convocation. […]

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Steve Green Convocation highlights impact of the Bible throughout history

  Hobby Lobby president spoke in Convocation about Museum of the Bible and the Bible’s impact on the world. Museum opening Nov. 17 utilizes technology to bring Bible to life for visitors. President of Hobby Lobby and chairman of the new Museum of the Bible Steve Green spoke at Liberty University’s Convocation to increase awareness about the Bible and its […]

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Flames star wide-receiver Gandy-Golden shares his story

Most Division 1 athletes start playing competitive sports at a young age, but sophomore wide receiver Antonio Gandy-Golden, who collected 192 receiving yards in Liberty’s first win of the 2017-18 season, spent most of his childhood climbing trees and solving puzzles. “I never really was a sports person,” Gandy-Golden said. “I was just a little weird kid going outside climbing […]

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Healing from Harvey

LU Send Now team provides disaster relief to victims of Hurricane Harvey While many across the country are bracing for the winds and waves of Hurricane Irma, a group of 10 Liberty University students in partnership with LU Send Now, traveled to assist with disaster relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Texas. Twelve volunteers, 10 students and […]

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New classes give students insight on researching process

New required general education classes help students gain insight on conducting research across academic fields. In addition to Inquiry 101 and Research 201, students have research opportunities with faculty and research week. Liberty University did its homework on how to become a research school and changed the general education requirements for 2017-2018 Degree Completion Plans to focus more on research. […]

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Eagles exhausted

Flames dominate Morehead State in home opener After their biggest win in school history last week against Baylor, the Flames continued their success by winning their 5th straight home opener in a 58-17 defeat of Morehead State Saturday, Sept. 9. For the second straight week, the Flames offense tallied more than 500 total yards with the help of sophomore gun […]

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Flames falter

Field hockey falls to Delaware in preseason game The Liberty Flames Field Hockey team (1-3) lost its match against the Delaware Blue Hens (5-1) 3-2 Sunday, Sept. 10, at Liberty’s East Campus Athletic Fields. The loss has dropped the Flames to 1-3 heading into their first conference matchup next Saturday against Villanova. “I think that we played an awesome first […]

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Conversations with those who knew Jerry Falwell Sr.

Stories from Ed Hindson, Mark Hine and Ron Hawkins “Greatest leader that ever lived. He was powerful, strong, challenging, convicting, exciting, interesting, controversial, decisive, never satisfied with progress.” These were Dr. Ed Hindson’s first words when asked what it was like to work with Jerry Falwell Sr. “I remember the first time I met him. He was 39 years old, […]

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LU sends off students

Students to visit Germany, Israel, Romania and more through summer trips This summer, Liberty students will travel the United States and the world to visit historical sites, seize outreach opportunities and participate in national competitions through various trips organized by LU Send, with eight international trips traveling to Germany, Greece, Romania, Israel and Ghana, along with others. Many of the […]

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Writing home from Iraq

As recently as the first Gulf War, soldiers had to rely on “snail mail” to send letters home to loved ones. In 21st century conflicts, soldiers like Spc. Josh Moerman are able to communicate instantaneously with family and friends back in North America. Liberty University senior Kelsey Huff, Moerman’s girlfriend of two and a half years, kept in touch with […]

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Fond memories remain

Family, school recall special moments Hannah Emmaline Williams was described by her friends as encouraging, kind and spontaneous. She was known for knocking on the doors of individuals on her hall, just to check in and see how they were doing. Hannah, 18, died in a train accident the night of Nov. 17, and those attributes are ones that Hannah’s […]

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