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Campuswide shoe drive, with help from Steph Curry, aids thousands from the Congo

More than 20,000 new and gently used pairs of shoes made their way to the Congo this summer thanks to an ambitious venture involving an NBA star, a Liberty student, and an alumnus, as well as the generous support of the Liberty community. ...

8.17.2017 | | Read More

Four triathletes to represent Liberty at World Championships

Even before they have an opportunity to attend their first classes at Liberty University, incoming freshmen triathletes Joan Colino from Spain and Ákos Takács from Hungary will compete for the Flames at the Aug. 18-27 ITU Multisport World Championships. ...

8.16.2017 | Read More

Liberty ranked No. 3 Best Campus in America, top online college

Niche has ranked Liberty University No. 3 on its list of the Best College Campuses in America – ahead of schools such as California Baptist University, University of Georgia, Stanford University, and Yale University. ...

8.14.2017 | Read More

Senior FACS student combines major with passion on mission trip to Haiti

All it took was a Facebook video to ignite the passion of Liberty University senior Family & Consumer Sciences student Sofia Johnson to help the women of Haiti. ...

8.14.2017 | Read More

More seats, bigger scoreboard, better food options coming to Williams Stadium

The game day experience at Liberty University football games is about to get even better, with several improvements coming to Williams Stadium before kickoff of the 2019 season. ...

8.9.2017 | Read More

Liberty students among nation's lowest for average loan debt

A recent financial study by LendEDU revealed that Liberty University students are among the nation’s lowest in student loan debt. ...

8.16.2017 | Read More

William Byron promoted to NASCAR Cup Series for 2018 season

William Byron, the 19-year-old Liberty University sophomore and NASCAR Xfinity Series rookie who drives the No. 9 Liberty Chevrolet Camaro for JR Motorsports, will race at the highest level for the 2018 season, in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. ...

8.9.2017 | Read More

Middle schoolers get hands-on engineering experience at LU camp

Summer may be coming to a close for many students in the Lynchburg community, but that did not stop 35 rising sixth- and seventh-graders from participating in the Liberty University School of Engineering Energy & Curiosity Camp. ...

8.10.2017 | | Read More

Professor-daughter team ministers in Kenyan slums during summer mission trip

Walking around one of the poorest parts of Nairobi, Kenya, Liberty University School of Education Professor James Swezey clearly saw why mission teams are needed there. ...

8.8.2017 | Read More

Computer engineering student helps NASA prepare for deep space exploration

As the nation works toward sending its first manned mission into deep space, hoping to ultimately step foot on our distant neighbor, Mars, some of the brightest minds in the world are coming together to ensure the safety of the lives at stake. ...

8.3.2017 | Read More

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