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Falwells join in the fun at Christmas Convocation

On Wednesday, the Liberty University student body celebrated the end of the semester with the annual Christmas Convocation. This year, they got a special surprise from President Falwell and his wife, Becki. ...

12.15.2017 | Read More

Habitat for Humanity chapter meets goal with help from Liberty Dining

Liberty University Dining Services demonstrated its dedication to give back to the greater Lynchburg community with a recent donation of $5,000 to Liberty’s chapter of Habitat for Humanity. ...

12.15.2017 | Read More

Former Flames Football coach featured on ESPN’s ‘College GameDay’

On Saturday, John Cartwright Sr. and his family attended the annual Army-Navy football game in Philadelphia for the 50th anniversary of his last game at quarterback for the Midshipmen. ...

12.14.2017 | | Read More

School of Nursing faculty member gives back to foster care children with annual toy drive

In 2012, Liberty University School of Nursing adjunct faculty member Amber Bruffy became a parent for the first time, fostering a newborn through the City of Lynchburg’s foster care system. A year later, she adopted her son, Logan. ...

12.12.2017 | Read More

Liberty ranked No. 2 by Military Times for military friendliness and academic excellence

Liberty University was recently recognized for its stand-out academic programs and military supportive culture by Military Times, earning the No. 2 rank on the list of Best Online & Nontraditional Schools of 2018. ...

12.11.2017 | Read More

Students warm hearts in Lynchburg by providing blankets to those in need

Blankets were in low supply this year at Park View Community Mission in Lynchburg, and members of Liberty University’s new Family and Child Development Association (FACDA) responded to the need. ...

12.11.2017 | Read More

Harlem Globetrotters take the court at Convocation

As students prepare for Finals Week, starting on Thursday, Liberty University provided some pure entertainment value at Monday’s Convocation in the Vines Center, with four members of the Harlem Globetrotters setting the stage for tonight’s exhibition game. ...

12.11.2017 | | Read More

Christmas Coffeehouse brings a little bit of home to the Vines Center

The annual Christmas Coffeehouse, held late Saturday night in the Vines Center, reminded students that there’s no place like home — and no place like Liberty University — as they took a break from studying to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with over 8,000 of their peers. ...

12.11.2017 | Read More

From donuts to drones, student entrepreneurs pitch ideas at 'Spark! Tank' event

A program through Liberty’s Entrepreneur’s Center provides students with one-on-one professional mentorship to formulate a business plan. ...

12.9.2017 | Read More

Panel centers on Trump's presidency and America's future during Convocation

Friday’s Convocation at Liberty University showcased a panel discussion with President Jerry Falwell and three prominent figures who have chronicled the rise of U.S. President Donald Trump, the role of the media, and the future political landscape of America. ...

12.8.2017 | | Read More

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