Uphill battle

5K race will present challenges Dedicated to bringing exciting events to the Liberty University community, Student Activities (SA) has implemented several different races and marathons throughout the school year. Each race varies in length and offers students of every background the opportunity to get outdoors and challenge themselves physically. The …

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Weekend getaways

Recreation — Liberty students Ezra Carty and Fantasia Remonvil in Washington, D.C., at the Cherry Blossom Festival in 2014. Photo credit: Dale Carty II

Student Activities offers trips for those needing to take a break from studies Everyday adventurers and couch potatoes alike are invited to outdoor excursions hosted by Student Activities (SA) every semester. Liberty students around campus recognize the SA staff and volunteers as those who plan a myriad of on-campus events …

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Students relive the ’90’s

Board games, root beer floats and images from ’90s TV shows welcomed students as they converged on the LaHaye Event space Friday night, Jan. 23, for SA @ Night. The doors to the LaHaye event space opened at 10 p.m. as students entered into a colorfully decorated room. Balloons hung …

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SA @ Nite

In celebration of the decade that capitalized on cartoons, boy bands and sitcoms, Liberty’s Office of Student Activities (SA) is hard at work preparing for the upcoming SA @ Nite event. The ’90s-themed, approved late-night activity is set to take place Jan. 23 from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. in …

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Late night festivities

Celebrate — Students enjoyed inflatables and board games at the Back to School Bash. Photo credit: Kari Moye

SA welcomes students back with games and prizes The Schilling Center, generally filled with pickup basketball players and others spending their Friday nights at the gym, transformed with tons of games and music blaring from the speakers for the Back to School Bash Jan. 16. Inflatable games such as laser …

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Fall festival fun

outdoors — Liberty’s annual Fall Festival offered pumpkin painting, sack races and many more activities for all ages. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

SA hosts a day full of activities and food at Camp Hydaway Student Activities (SA) held Liberty University’s annual Fall Festival at Camp Hydaway Saturday, Oct. 18, attracting students and members of the community for an afternoon of food, crafts, games and contests. This year’s event took place at Camp …

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Students compete for cash

think — Students had to be quick in order to advance in the ThinkFast Game Show over the weekend. Photo credit: Kari Moye

Student Activities hosts a night of fast-paced trivia as a chance for students to win prizes Students enjoyed a night of fast-paced competition Friday, Sept. 5 as they participated in the ThinkFast Game Show in hopes of winning one of many prizes. The event took place in the new LaHaye …

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Gear up

For the second year in a row, Liberty University’s Student Activities (SA) team has put together an Adventure Challenge. All students are welcome to participate Saturday, Sept. 6. According to Associate Director of SA Joshua Yeoman, the challenge consists of four different activities —kayaking, running, a team log carry and …

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SA offers new Loyalty Program

FREE FUN — Each student can fill out as many cards as they want. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

Free prizes. That’s what Student Activities (SA) began offering students through their new Loyalty Program in the 2014 spring semester.

The Loyalty Program provides students with a loyalty card that gets stamped at SA events and can be turned in at the SA office in exchange for free […]

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‘Come Together’ at Coffeehouse

PERFORMance — James Bond, Queen, Adele and other parts of British pop-culture made appearances in Saturday night’s show.  Photo credit: Courtney Russo

From The Beatles to One Direction, Liberty let the British invade the Vines Center Saturday, March 29 When the doors of the Vines Center opened an hour before showtime Saturday, March 29, students eagerly pushed their way to the front of the line and quickly filled the stadium to enjoy …

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Art expo attracts large crowd

PHOtos — This is the first time the art expo has featured photographs from student artists as the main part of the show. Photo credit: Lauren Adriance

Students gathered in the Tilley Student Center Friday, Feb. 28 to view photos submitted by their peers and to judge the submissions in a photography expo months in the making.

“Each fall we host an Art Expo and the photography category has the most submissions,” Stephanie Ward, Student […]

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Liberty welcomes Switchfoot

enthusiasm — Switchfoot, led by front man Jon Foreman (wearing hat), brings different styles of music to its concerts. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

Switchfoot performs fan favorites and songs from their new album “Fading West” Fans quickly filled the space in front of the stage at Thomas Road Baptist Church (TRBC) at 7 p.m., an hour before the Switchfoot concert began, Friday, Feb. 21. Student Activities (SA) hosted a concert featuring Switchfoot as …

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Teams conquer quest

adventure — Students gathered at the Tilley Center before exploring. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

Hill City Hunt encourages team building and friendship Students gathered at the Tilley Student Center Saturday, Feb. 1 to participate in the fifth annual Hill City Hunt hosted by Student Activities (SA). Every year, the hunt allows students the opportunity to explore the sites around Lynchburg, ranging from Ivy Lake …

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Frozen race

frigid — The difficult course paired with the cold challenged runners at every stage. Photo credit: Leah Stauffer

Runners brave the cold and explore the hills of the Liberty trail system Brisk winter weather greeted runners that gathered at the Liberty Mountain Snowflex Centre for the third-annual Arctic 5k Trail Race, which was hosted by Student Activities (SA), Saturday, Jan. 25. According to Bekah Davis, an SA employee, …

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Students return to campus

entertainment — Students spent their down time connecting with friends and discovering new talents at the Back to School Bash. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

Student Activities hosts the Back to School Bash, the first campus activity of the semester Liberty University students quickly filled the Schilling Center ready to master the mechanical bull, challenge their friends to a game of Twister or Jenga or dress up as sumo wrestlers for a competition during the …

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