Cultural festivities

PRIDE — Students from around the world celebrate their international heritage. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

International event encourages student diversity Liberty students from all across the world gathered in front of DeMoss Hall Thursday night, Aug. 28, to celebrate cultures from around the world. This Worldwide Welcome was designed to help new and returning international students connect with others from their native land and from …

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Cultural melting pot

MULTICULTURAL — Liberty’s campus population represents nearly 50 percent of the world’s countries. Photo credit: Breann Black

Students from around the world come to Liberty’s campus to learn and grow From Pakistan to Paraguay and Brazil to Bermuda, students across the globe are hearing about Liberty University, and they are making the journey to Lynchburg, Virginia, just to attend. In Liberty’s 43-year history, students in the international …

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International enrollment grows

JOURNALISM — Professors from all over America came to speak at the convention. Photo provided

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 …

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International students gather

worldwide — More than 45 percent of Liberty’s 973 international students are from Asian countries. Photo credit: Meighan Thompson

Newcomers observe cultural differences as they get accustomed to life in the United States Each semester, Liberty welcomes students from all over the world and helps these students settle into what is often a new way of life. According to Kristina Bautista, operations assistant and health insurance representative at the …

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Students settle into new lifestyle

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Winter World Wide Welcome brings internationals together for a night of fun and community The Liberty University International Student Services held its annual Winter World Wide Welcome Friday, Jan. 24 during which international students from Liberty and other colleges in the area gathered at the Liberty Mountain Snowflex Centre to …

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