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Black History Month event celebrates legacy of Frederick Douglass

As Liberty University joins the nation in celebrating Black History Month, the Helms School of Government welcomed Jeremy Hunt from the Douglass Leadership Institute on Friday for a lecture on the legacy of the “father of the civil rights movement.” ...

2.16.2018 | Read More

LU Send Now team continues relief work in Puerto Rico this week

A team of eight Liberty University students and two leaders were dispatched to Puerto Rico on Saturday to continue relief efforts from the widespread damage caused by Hurricane Maria last fall. ...

2.15.2018 | Read More

Byron revved up for first NASCAR Cup Series start Sunday at Daytona 500

William Byron, a sophomore online student, will make his debut in NASCAR’s Cup Series on Sunday. ...

2.14.2018 | Read More

D.C. internship allows student to share love for history

Junior Luke Dixon is currently interning at the National Park Service, working on projects for the Lincoln Memorial and other national landmarks in Washington, D.C. ...

2.14.2018 | Read More

Flames archer snares Liberty's 10th USCA national title in Las Vegas

After placing third at his first indoor competition, the Jan. 20 United States Collegiate Archery South Regional championships in Kentucky, Liberty University junior Louis Boyd swept his way to the USCA Indoor National Championship, Friday night in Las Vegas. ...

2.12.2018 | Read More

Speakers announced for Global Focus Week Convocations

Next week, Liberty University will celebrate its semi-annual Global Focus Week during Convocation with special speakers Ravi Zacharias and Vance Pitman, who will encourage students to think globally. ...

2.12.2018 | Read More

Ben Shapiro to visit Liberty in April

In partnership with Young America's Foundation, the university will host American conservative political commentator Ben Shapiro in Convocation on April 25. ...

2.12.2018 | Read More

Heroes of ‘The 15:17 to Paris’ share faith, detail events of thwarted terrorist attack

What started as a three-week vacation touring Europe turned into a defining moment for three friends Alek Skarlatos, Anthony Sadler, and Spencer Stone. On Friday, the three men shared their story during Liberty University Convocation of how God used their ordinary lives to save more than 550 train passengers from an attack. ...

2.9.2018 | | Read More

DNA expert featured on ‘20/20’ for work on 1985 murder case

Last summer, renowned DNA expert J. Thomas McClintock, Ph.D., a Liberty professor and the director of the forensic science program, was called up to work on a brutal Bedford County murder case from 1985. ...

2.9.2018 | Read More

Flames finalize first FBS Football signing class with 27 players

Liberty University Head Football Coach Turner Gill increased the Flames’ first-ever FBS signing class to a total of 27 recruits with Wednesday's announcement of eight new commitments on National Signing Day. ...

2.7.2018 | Read More

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