Center for Multicultural Enrichment champions the least of these

Center 4 ME and LU Serve host a panel discussing effective methods of outreach and Christian views on orphan care. According to UNICEF, there are 140 million orphans around the world. LU Serve, a department that exists to develop champions for Christ through local, domestic and international engagement opportunities, hosted an International Service Engagement workshop on the topic of orphan […]

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Homecoming weekend invites alumni and online students back home

Alumni come home to Liberty to reconnect over food, carnival rides and a football game. As part of the Liberty family, alumni have access to discounts and the Career Center. Last weekend, Liberty University welcomed back several thousand graduates with activities, athletic events and fun for the whole family during homecoming weekend Oct. 13-14. Alumni from all over the world […]

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Student Counseling Services Promotes World Mental Health Day

Student Counseling Services offers counseling, an emergency hotline and Celebrate Recovery programs for students struggling with their mental health. In addition to celebrating World Mental Health Day, Counseling Services also raises awareness during Suicide Prevention Month in September and bulling on Oct. 24. Student Counseling Services celebrated World Mental Health Day Tuesday, Oct. 10 by setting up a table in […]

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School of Government renames and revamps their Pre-Law program

Former Western Legal Traditions degree is now the Law and Policy – Pre-law. Flexible degree will be taught by government and law school professors to provide students with the tools to succeed in law school. The Helms School of Government renamed and remolded its pre-law program to better prepare students for law school and beyond. According to Assistant Professor of […]

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“We the Champions” seeks to celebrate Liberty champions

“We the Champions” campaign seeks to tell stories of Liberty students and faculty who embody Liberty’s mission of “Training Champions for Christ.” The campaign started internally at Liberty’s marketing department and hopes to create unity and community at Liberty. Liberty University’s “We the Champions” campaign, which focuses on inspiring people through sharing stories of Liberty students and faculty, is quickly […]

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Windblown Apothecary brings fair trade goods and natural beauty products to Lynchburg

New store in downtown Lynchburg sells natural, fair trade products and holds flower and wreath pop-up shops. By opening Windblown Apothecary to accompany sister stores Live Trendy or Die and Conscious Mercantile, the owner hopes to help Lynchburg’s economy. Windblown Apothecary, the latest boutique to open in downtown Lynchburg, took root Sept. 14 to fill a niche in the city […]

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Center4ME hosts the first DIRT Talk of the semester on immigration issues

The Center for Multicultural Enrichment hosted its first Diversity, Integration, Reconciliation and Transition Talk of the fall 2017 semester entitled, “DIRT Talk: Immigration, Patriotism, & Christianity” Tuesday, Sept. 19 at the Center4ME in the Montview Student Union. The forum-style DIRT Talk focused on educating and engaging students on the effects of immigration reform both domestically and internationally by challenging their […]

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Global Focus Week highlights Rwanda and Eastern religion

Liberty students heard from comedian Jeff Foxworthy and sponsored over 660 Rwandese children through Compassion International. Events discussing folk Islam and the differences between Hinduism and Buddhism also informed students about Eastern religion. Liberty University reached outside of its bubble by hosting LU Serve’s biannual Global Focus Week Sept. 24-27, which promoted cultural engagement and encouraged missions involvement in the […]

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Commuter lounge offers on-campus experience for commuter students

Coffee, events and a place to relax are available for commuters at the commuter lounge. Students organized into tribes and can attend tailgates to connect with other off-campus students.   From free coffee to pancake breakfasts, the efforts of Liberty University’s Graduate & Commuter Student Life Center to attract off-campus students are paying off, as the lounge is experiencing an […]

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Pass the (Gluten-Free) Bread: Sodexo gives gluten intolerant students more choices

Gluten Intolerant Option prompted after feedback from students who asked about gluten-free options on campus. Dining locations from Woodfire Pizza to Chick-fil-a to Baskin Robbins now offer gluten-free options for students who qualify for the program. Gluten intolerant students now have options at almost all dining locations on campus, thanks to Sodexo’s new Gluten Intolerant Option dining plan. Although the […]

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Wellness Expo showcases healthy living to Liberty students

  Health Expo demonstrated ways for students to form healthy habits in a Block Party-like atmosphere. Student Health Center encourages students to form healthy habits and be healthy in all aspects, such as physical, spiritual, emotional and financial.   The Student Health Center and Wellness Initiatives hosted Liberty University’s fifth annual Health Expo, Tuesday Sept. 26 on the academic lawn. […]

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LU Send Now takes the Gospel and aid to Mexico to help earthquake relief

Send Now team heads to little-aided Mexican state of Morelos to help victims of the Sept. 19 7.1 magnitude earthquake. The team is partnering with an Impact Youth Worldwide and hopes to bring encouragement and the Gospel to those impacted by the earthquake. A Liberty University Send Now team left for Morelos, Mexico Saturday, Sept. 30 to provide disaster relief […]

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Liberty celebrates 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation

Multiple schools at Liberty come together for a coordinated anniversary celebration of the Protestant Reformation in September. Speakers discuss the Reformation’s impact and lessons it has for modern-day Christians. Liberty University welcomed some of the country’s most well-known Christian historians and teachers to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation this September. Oct. 31 marks the 500 year anniversary […]

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