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September 2010

George Allen and Bob McEwen speak at convocation

Liberty University’s convocation on Wednesday left many students feeling patriotic and ready to vote in November’s mid-term elections. The message had a political focus as former Virginia governor George Allen and former U.S. congressman Bob McEwen addressed students. Allen and McEwen discussed the value of maintaining a free market and personal liberties in America.

9.30.2010 | Read More

Snowflex photo featured on National Geographic’s website

A photo of Liberty Mountain Snowflex Centre is prominently featured on National Geographic’s website in the America’s Best Adventure Towns section. The photo was taken by Becki Falwell, Chancellor Jerry Falwell Jr.’s wife, in 2009 and showcases student Luke Fosse doing a backflip on a snowboard at the year-round ski slope that opened in August 2009.

9.29.2010 | Read More

Olympic figure skater teaches seminar

Olympic figure skating silver medalist Paul Wylie taught a skating seminar Saturday, Sept. 25 at Liberty University’s LaHaye Ice Center. Members of Liberty’s synchronized skating team, LU Radiance, and members of several figure skating clubs from Virginia and North Carolina attended the seminar. ...

9.28.2010 | Read More

Wife of Sen. Jesse Helms visits Liberty

Dorothy Helms, wife of the late U.S. Sen. Jesse Helms, visited Liberty University’s Helms School of Government on Friday, Sept. 24. During her visit, Chancellor Jerry Falwell, Jr. announced that a free-standing building was being planned for the school, as well as a citizenship course that will give students a stronger foundation on U.S. history, government and the Constitution.

9.28.2010 | Read More

Thelma Wells delivers convocation message

Author and professional speaker Thelma Wells challenged Liberty University students at Monday’s convocation to have victory over anxiety and obey the call of God on their lives.

9.28.2010 | Read More

Faculty, staff take part in Virginia 10 Miler

About 25 Liberty University faculty and staff took part in the Virginia 10 Miler and Four Miler on Sept. 25, held on the hilly streets of Lynchburg, Va.

9.25.2010 | Read More

Night of firsts at new Tower Theater

Confetti fell from above and streamers burst out into the audience as Liberty University celebrated its first performance in the new Tower Theater Friday night. ...

9.25.2010 | Read More

Author Bruce Wilkinson speaks at convocation

Christian author Bruce Wilkinson, best known for his book “The Prayer of Jabez,” spoke at Liberty University’s convocation Friday, basing his message on three “generations,” represented by three chairs he had placed in front of the podium. ...

9.24.2010 | Read More

Liberty Channel to broadcast football game at JMU

The Liberty Flames football game on Sept. 25 at James Madison University will be broadcast live on WTLU, The Liberty Channel.

9.24.2010 | Read More

Missions Emphasis Week offers opportunities for service

Luis Bush, founder of Transform World Connections, kicked off Missions Emphasis Week at Liberty University on Monday by urging students to concentrate on reaching the next generation. ...

9.21.2010 | Read More

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