Liberty News


August 2012

Engineering programs receive ABET accreditation

The School of Engineering and Computational Sciences announced this week it has received accreditation from the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) for its Electrical Engineering and Industrial & Systems Engineering programs. ...

8.31.2012 | Read More

Liberty family mourns loss of longtime supporter Ronnie Lakin

A dear friend of the Liberty University family, Ronnie Lakin, died on Monday, Aug. 27. Lakin was the grandson of the great evangelist B.R. Lakin, who was a close friend of Liberty founder Dr. Jerry Falwell, Sr. and co-founder Dr. Elmer Towns. ...

8.30.2012 | Read More

New observatory to open this spring

Liberty University students will be able to explore the heavens like never before with high-powered telescopes and a majestic, clear view of the sky at a new observatory to be built at the Equestrian Center on Liberty Mountain. ...

8.28.2012 | Read More

Alumna, leader in world missions organization, challenges students to get involved

Liberty University alumna and vice president of World Help, Noel Brewer Yeatts, addressed students in Monday’s Convocation. ...

8.27.2012 | Read More

Cinematic Arts Center holds dedication event with free film festival

Liberty University’s Zaki Gordon Cinematic Arts Center will kick off its first full academic year with a dedication event, featuring a film festival, running Aug. 30-Sept. 1. The event is free and open to the public. ...

8.27.2012 | Read More

Students showered with excitement at Block Party 2012

Those brave enough to face the rains at Liberty University on Saturday, Aug. 25, were rewarded with an energizing celebration for the new semester at the annual Block Party. ...

8.26.2012 | Read More

Candlelight memorial service honors three students

Liberty University held a candlelight memorial service on Thursday, Aug. 23, on the steps of Arthur S. DeMoss Learning Center in honor of three students who died this summer. ...

8.24.2012 | Read More

Liberty wins Big South Institutional Sportsmanship Award

Liberty has been named the winner of the Big South Conference's annual Institutional Sportsmanship Award for the 2011-12 athletic season. ...

8.24.2012 | Read More

Promotions announced for members of administration

Liberty University announced three promotions to leadership positions within the administration this week, necessitated by the rapid growth of the university and its commitment to meet students' needs in all areas of campus life. ...

8.23.2012 | Read More

Film by popular Liberty speaker explores what four more years of Obama could look like

A film based on a book by a popular Liberty University convocation speaker will be shown in Lynchburg starting this weekend. ...

8.22.2012 | Read More

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