How Students Can Engage in the Political Process
As the 2016 presidential race heats up, demand for volunteers to get out the vote climbs up.
Rend Collective Visits Regent University’s Night of Worship
Regent's Office of Advancement hosted the first Night of Worship (NOW) event of Spring Semester 2016 featuring the Northern Irish worship band, Rend Collective.
School of Law Presents the Ronald L. Fick Book Awards
When Ronald Fick learned that his daughter, Allison Fick ’14 (LAW) received the highest grade in her Contracts I course, he proudly proclaimed that she would receive the book award for her efforts.
Regent University Theatre Presents: Dr. Faustus
Regent University Theatre presents Charles Marlowe’s Dr. Faustus, the story of an insatiable scholar who sells his soul to the devil for pleasure and knowledge.
Transforming a Prison with Her Doctorate
For 30 years, Kathy Williams (SBL, '17) has been involved in prison ministry, and she now serves as the chaplain of New Castle Corrections Facility in Indiana.
Partners in Ministry Training Program Helps Students Graduate with Less Debt
According to the “Project on Student Debt” study released by the Institute for College Access & Success, the average amount of loan debt for students graduating from Virginia colleges is $26,432.
School of Divinity Alumna Publishes Third Work of Fiction
Crystal Walton (SOD, '10) has written a three book series that tells the story of a 21-year-old woman in a crucial stage of life.
Rankings for Best Online Programs Demonstrate Regent’s Quality Education
In U.S. News’ 2016 Best Online Program rankings released Tuesday, January 12, 2016, Regent’s online bachelor’s programs came in at 17th in the nation.
Competing for His Dream Career
David Segovia '15 (School of Business & Leadership) is one step closer to achieving his dream of working as a manager in the federal government.
Regent Student Acts in Film Alongside Daniel Radcliffe
Regent student Jeff Goins (SCA, '17) will be acting alongside Daniel Radcliffe in the new film Imperium.
Regent University Professor Travels with Olive Branch International to Ukraine
Dr. Mark Jumper traveled to Ukraine with Olive Branch International earlier this year to teach a chaplaincy course to hungry Ukrainian seminary students.
Regent University Students Participate in NATO Press Conference
Regent University’s Virginia Beach campus is mere miles away from NATO’s headquarters in Norfolk, Virginia.
Ashley Dakin ’13 Uproots and Heads to Los Angeles
Ashley, an alumna of the School of Communication and the Arts, makes the journey to L.A. to pursue her dreams as an actress.
School of Communication & the Arts Film Awards Reach New Record
We’re gonna need a bigger trophy case.
Regent University Sends More Than Two-Dozen Care Packages to Deployed Community
Regent’s Office of Military & Veterans Affairs sent 25 care packages to United States military servicemen and servicewomen deployed overseas throughout the Christmas season.
Virginia Business Features Two School of Law Alumni in Legal Elite 2015
In its December 2015 edition, Virginia Business magazine highlighted two Regent University School of Law (LAW) alumni on its annual Legal Elite list.
School of Divinity Alumnus Makes Impact in Illinois
"Bringing out the best in people is what I live for," said Regent University's School of Divinity (DIV) alumnus James Ward '13.
New Scholarship Funded in Memory of Portsmouth Teen
Regent founder, chancellor and CEO, Dr. M.G. "Pat" Robertson, announced a new scholarship in memory of Omar Booker who was fatally shot in January 2015 while working at a sandwich shop.
Regent University Theatre Presents: The Man Who Came to Dinner
Regent University’s presents of The Man Who Came to Dinner, a comedy following an unexpected radio star, Sheridan Whiteside (Brad Cain), who hurts his hip while slipping on the doorstep of a local family.
Dr. Corné Bekker Appointed Dean for Regent School of Divinity
Dr. Corne Bekker steps into the role of dean at Regent University’s School of Divinity (DIV).
Regent University’s Executive Leadership Series Features Steve Wisniewski
NFL player, coach and author, Steve Wisniewski, believes that life is a series of lessons learned.
SPC Names its Counseling Labs in Honor of Dr. George Jefferson
Dr. George Jefferson is retiring after serving for 31 years as a professor in Regent's Master's in Counseling program.
Child Advocacy Practicum Hosts "Advocating for our Adolescents" Forum
Regent University School of Law's (LAW) Child Advocacy Practicum hosted "Advocating for our Adolescents," a panel discussion exploring what serves "the best interest of the child" in the realm of crime and punishment.
John Kasich Visits Regent University
Ohio Governor John Kasich made a stop on his campaign trail at Regent University's Virginia Beach campus on Wednesday, November 18 to participate in the Presidential Candidate Forums series.
Regent University School of Law Students Visit The United States Supreme Court
Regent University School of Law (LAW) students are one step closer to the United States Supreme Court.
Team 7 Has Their Chili and Eats it, Too
What's in a name? More than luck for the 2015 12th Annual Chili Bowl flag football champions, Team 7.
Military Times Lists Regent University as "Best for Vets: Colleges 2016"
Fall Semester 2016, The Military Times listed Regent University as "Best for Vets: Colleges 2016," in its online and nontraditional category.
School of Divinity Hosts Integration of Faith & Science Workshop
According to Pew Data research, nearly 60 percent of Americans believe that science and religion are in conflict.
Regent Will Host Second "Presidential Candidate Forum" with John Kasich
Ohio Governor John Kasich is the latest candidate to participate in Regent University’s “Presidential Candidate Forum,” Regent Founder, Chancellor and CEO, Dr. M.G. “Pat” Robertson announced today.
CAS Moot Court Team Takes Top Three - Prepares for National Tournament
Battling 44 teams and 88 competitors, Regent University undergraduate students took the top three places in the Moot Court Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament November 6 and 7 at Regent University.
Regent University Welcomes Delegate Scott Taylor to ELS Series
To former Navy SEAL and Virginia General Assembly Delegate Scott Taylor, life is like a chess game.
Regent Hosts National Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition
In October Regent Law hosted the Leroy R. Hassell Sr. National Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition, drawing competitors from all over the nation.
Fall Faculty Awards
Three Regent professors were recently honored for there work in scholarship, service, and teaching, Dr. Mark Yarhouse, Dr. Stephen Parker, and Dr. Bruce Winston.
School of Divinity Faculty Member Speaks to Potter's House Church
Associate Professor in Divinity Dr. Antipas Harris was given a chance to preach a sermon at T.D. Jakes' church The Potters House.
Regent Hosts 35th Annual Christian Business Faculty Association Conference
Regent served as the host site for the Christian Business Faculty Association's 35th gathering.
Regent University Enrollment Growth Continues to Break Records
As many colleges and universities struggle to hit their enrollment goals, Regent University continues to grow its student body to record-breaking levels.
A Shark Tank Experience
Faculty and students were among the hundreds of people who crowded the Founders Inn to hear entrepreneur and Shark Tank shark Daymond John share his story of success.
School of Divinity to Host Integrating Faith and Science Workshop
For decades, there has been a tension between faith and science – and a distinct challenge of integrating the two fields in the classroom and the Christian life.
Inaugural Presidential Candidate Forum Features Jeb Bush
In a wide-ranging discussion of policy issues, former Florida governor Jeb Bush addressed a sold-out venue at Regent's Presidential Candidate Forum.
Regent University Celebrates 10 Years With Admiral Vern Clark
Friends and leadership of Regent University gathered on Wednesday, October 14, to celebrate the work and legacy of Admiral Vern Clark (USN, Ret.).
Regent University Chapel Welcomes Lyle Phillips
Lyle Phillips, lead pastor of Iris Nashville and the founder of Mercy 29 Ministries, challenged students and faculty at Regent University’s Chapel on Wednesday, Oct. 7.
"That Dude in Blue" Entertains 360,000+ Car Enthusiasts
David Patterson, 13' (College of Arts & Sciences), runs a Youtube Channel that has over 360,000 followers reviewing cars and documenting his driving experiences.
School of Psychology & Counseling Dean Explores Faith in CBT
Dr. William Hathaway, dean of Regent University's School of Psychology & Counseling, explores faith topics at the EABCT congress in Jerusalem, Israel.
How One Former Apple Employee Uses His Experience to Spread the Gospel
Walt Wilson, Chairman of Global Media Outreach and former Managing Director of U.S. operations for Apple Computer, shared some principles of great leadership at Regent's Executive Leadership Series Luncheon.
Regent University Theatre Presents: Wait Until Dark
Regent University's presentation of Wait Until Dark opens in the Studio Theatre on Friday, Oct. 9, and continues Oct. 10-11 and 16-18.
Regent Celebrates its Foundation at Faculty Retreat
Dr. William Cox, Dr. John Mulford, and Dr. George Selig, Dr. Gerson Moreno-Riano and General John Ashcroft share their passion for Regent as faculty gathered to reflect on Regent's heritage of "small beginnings."
Caring for Sexual Assault Survivors
Regent Undergraduate students partnered with Fear2Freedom, an organization that provides encouragement and practical assistance to sexual assault victims.
Shark Tank's Daymond John Visits Regent University's Executive Leadership Series
For Daymond John, CEO of FUBU and star of ABC's two-time Emmy Award-winning business reality show, Shark Tank, it's always time to "rise and grind."
Winning World Championships While Earning her Master's
Regent University student Rahni Jenkins, (School of Education) '16, was named World Champion in July by the World Organization of Martial Arts Athletes (WOMAA).
Regent University Celebrates Military Students
Veterans, active-duty service members and military spouses were given the opportunity earlier in September to learn about a future at Regent University during the Military Meet and Greet.
Regent Graduate Wins Emmy
Even in his supporting roles, Regent University School of Communication & the Arts alumnus, Tony Hale '95, shines.
Student Veterans Alliance Joins National Organization
An organization that helps military veterans transition to student life launched on campus this fall.
College of Arts & Sciences Students Explore Life's Questions
Freshman students watched the first episode of the series at Regent University's CAS assembly on Monday, Sept. 14.
Regent Law Welcomes the Honorable Leslie H. Southwick to Campus
Judge Leslie Southwick visited campus to share his experiences as a federal judge with law students.
Regent Celebrates University Chapel With York Moore
National Evangelist for Intervarsity Christian Fellowship USA, York Moore spoke at University Chapel about reaching the lost world with the gospel of Christ.
Using His Doctoral Education to Lead Christian Business Chamber
Nearly 250 members form the Christian Business Chamber of Hampton Roads, which will celebrate its four-year-mark in November.
Regent University Remembers 9/11
A group of Regent University College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) students are ensuring that 9/11 and the lives taken on that day are never forgotten.
Brownie Points Opens in Regent University's Studio Theatre
Regent University Theatre's Brownie Points is no ordinary camping trip. Scout's honor.
Professor Serves on State Advisory Committee to U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
Bruce Cameron, professor in Regent University's School of Law, has dedicated his career to bettering employees' lives with the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation.
Regent Posts Record-Breaking Fall 2015 Enrollment
Approximately 7,200 students are currently enrolled, the highest number in the university's history.
Creating a Shoe that Grows
When Kenton Lee (SBL) '10 saw orphans struggling to cram their feet into shoes they had out-grown, his heart sank, but his mind began to think.
Regent Wealth Management & Financial Planning Concentration CFP Board Registered
Regent's Wealth Management & Financial Planning Concentration is CFP Board Registered.
Dr. M.G. "Pat" Robertson Addresses Annual Founder's Chapel
"Don't despise the day of small beginnings."
Regent Ranked as 15th-Most Beautiful Christian College & University Campuses
Christian Universities Online (CUO) recently named the Virginia Beach campus one of the "50 Most Beautiful Christian College & Universities in the World."
Introducing the Center for Student Happiness
The new "Center for Student Happiness" (CSH) combines an engagement team, call center and coaching team to provide students with resources to help them succeed.
Regent School of Law Values Serving Others
Before they open Black's Law Dictionary or master replying to Socratic teaching methods, Regent University School of Law 1L students learn the most important thing about law: serving others.
First-time Students Move onto Campus
Freshmen students entering the College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) swarmed onto campus Wednesday for Regent University's official move-in day.
Aren't You the Price Chopper Girl?
Alumna Jill Szoo Wilson's has appeared in television commercials, print advertisements, and even on the sides of semi-trucks as the grocery store Price Chopper's official spokesperson.
Regent Professor Academic Director of James Madison Foundation
Regent University professor Dr. Jeffry Morrison is serves as the Academic Director of the James Madison Foundation, and organization whose goal is to help secondary level history, government, and social studies teachers to become outstanding educators of the U.S. Constitution.
Regent's Center For Global Missions Renews Relationships in Ghana
For the sixth year in a row, a team from Regent University's Center for Global Missions traveled to Ghana.
Inspiring Thousands of Christian Leaders
One Regent University doctoral student recently had the opportunity to encourage and influence thousands of Christian leaders across the world.
Government Camp Takes High Schoolers Inside Military and Police Careers
Whether it was in the air, under the water or on-top of it, Regent University's Government Camp showed high school students just where careers in law enforcement or the military might take them.
Nerd Out! Performances of Two-Act Comedy Features Regent University Faculty
Performances for the close-out show for the 2015 Tidewater Stage Season open at Regent University's Studio Theatre on Friday, July 31, and continues Saturday August 1-2 and 7-9.
Regent University's Trauma Team Deploys to Trinidad
In the history of a warm and vibrant Trinidad is the rubble left behind from broken families and a slew of natural disasters. Therein lays a nation of people waiting to emerge with clear minds and healed pasts.
Regent Student Competes in Warrior Games
Adversity did not stop Shahnaz Askins '15, a retired Navy Legalman who served 17 years in the military that included four deployments and nine tours.
Psychology & Counseling Professors Promote Healthy Marriages in China
China is a nation "ripe for Christianity, " according to Regent University School of Psychology & Counseling (SPC) professor Dr. James Sells. And with this ripeness comes a budding interest in healthy marriages and strong families.
Regent University a "Great Place to Work" for Seven Years Running
For the seventh time, Regent University has been ranked among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s Great Colleges to Work For®.
Regent Doctoral Student Recognized for Her Leadership in Dental Hygiene
In recognition of her service to the industry, the American Dental Hygienists Association (ADHA) recently presented Kelly Tanner Williams with its Award for Excellence in Dental Hygiene.
Regent University's School of Psychology & Counseling Team Works in Ukraine
War is a reality for the people of Ukraine, especially near the Crimean border, where for the last two years, Regent SPC students and faculty have broken into online supervision for trauma and compassion fatigue training.
Regent Law Student Donates Part of Her Liver to Five-Year-Old Stranger
The little girl’s name was Sage, a five-year-old from Portsmouth, Virginia, who was diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia as an infant – and in dire need of a new liver. "I remember thinking, 'This little girl is so cute, and so small and so happy,'" said Bricker. "In that moment God made it really clear that I had to do something."
New Career Leads to Music Opportunities for Special Needs Students
Teresa Habib, ‘15 (School of Education), says music bridges a communication gap for students who face learning difficulties. Now's she teaming up with friends to make music more accessible to these students
Regent Trauma Team Deploys to Trinidad
Regent University’s Center for Trauma Studies is onsite in Trindad and Tobago providing trauma training and support for establishment of a Green Cross Academy of Traumatology.
Campers Excited for STEM
The National Math + Science Initiative warns that the U.S. is losing its interest and proficiency in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). A camp that spikes scientific thought and interest recently brought excited campers to Regent's campus for a week of exploration.
Regent University Ranked in 2015 Legal Publication
In its spring 2015 edition, The National Jurist, a publication for aspiring law students, listed Regent University School of Law among schools such as Duke University, Wake Forrest University and Syracuse University as having highly effective practical training in the legal fields.
School of Divinity Approved for All Online M.Div. and MTS Programs
In late June, the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) approved Regent University School of Divinity's (DIV) fully online Master of Divinity (M.Div.) and Master of Theological Studies (MTS) programs.
Using Her MBA to Touch the Lives of Orphans
Nataliya Khom’yak was named Regent School of Business and Leadership's 2015 inductee to its Alumni Hall of Distinction for her ministry helping orphans around the world.
Tidewater Stage's Production of I Do! I Do! Opens in Studio Theatre
Nestled in the back corner of Regent University's Communication & the Arts building is a pocket of hoop skirts and abandoned oven props. This is where Tidewater Stage's production of I Do! I Do! comes to life.
Recognizing Risks and Rewarding Resilience
Regent University's School of Business & Leadership (SBL) hosted the eighth annual Entrepreneurs Excellence Awards (EEA) Monday, June 15.
Regent School of Law Ranked in the Top 10 For Best Moot Court Program
After a year of national and international Moot Court competitions, Regent University's School of Law was ranked in the top 10 for Best Moot Court Program.
Regent University School of Divinity Launch New Concentrations
Students seeking to weave together their faith with strategic leadership in business or worship will have the opportunity to hone their skills with Regent University School of Divinity's (DIV) new concentrations in Marketplace Ministry and Worship & Media in its Master of Divinity and Master of Arts in Practical Theology programs, beginning in Regent's Fall 2015 semester.
SBL Student Awarded for Integrating Faith and Learning
A School of Business & Leadership (SBL) doctoral student, Stuart Platt, is using his Regent University education to integrate faith with education.
SOE Dean Arroyo Retires After Nearly 30 Years of Service
After working at Regent for nearly 30 years, Dr. Alan Arroyo, dean at the School of Education (SOE) has announced his retirement.
Regent University Honors Representative Scott Rigell as Alumnus of the Year
It's just business.
Those three words spur so much power in the American marketplace. But it's never just about business for Regent University's 2015 Alumnus of the Year, U.S Representative Scott Rigell '90, (School of Business & Leadership).
Adult Education Leader Appointed as School of Education Dean
National adult education leader and scholar Dr. Donald Finn has been appointed as the new dean of Regent University’s School of Education (SOE), effective July 1, 2015.
Hernandez Appointed as Regent School of Law Dean
Michael Hernandez, a seasoned legal professor and faculty adviser of the nation’s 8th ranked Moot Court program, has been appointed dean of the Regent University School of Law.
Government Education Extends Beyond the Classroom
Robertson School of Government (RSG) graduate Rebekah Lloyd '15 went beyond the classroom to get an education in government. For two days per week, she served as a liaison between the people of Chesapeake and their Rep. Randy Forbes.
4 Transformational Business Tools I Learned from Leadership
When Michael Schieffer, president of WinShape Foundation, began his job at Starbucks Coffee Company ™, he thought he'd learn how to steam milk and maybe make a "mean latte."
New STEM Certificate Empowers Educators to Enhance their Classes
Regent University is providing a way for teachers to bring STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education into their classrooms with a new STEM certification program.
Bringing Biblical Principles from Class to Boost His Business
Entrepreneur, owner and Master of Business Administration graduate Leo Motta says it's not just money that motivates him to run an excellent business.
Regent University Honors Military Spouse Appreciation Day
On Thursday, May 8, Regent University's Office of Military & Veterans Affairs honored the sacrifice of the less-decorated heroes at the annual Heroes at Home 2015 Military Spouse Awards.
Regent University DSL Grad Travels to Italy to Talk Servant Leadership
After graduating from Regent's School of Business & Leadership (SBL), Tim Vanderpyl, '12 (SBL) took a trip to Italy after one of his class assignments caught international attention. Health care organizations in that country turned to Vanderpyl to discuss servant leadership.
Regent University Graduates the Class of 2015
About 7,500 people descended upon Regent University Saturday, May 9, to celebrate Commencement. Nearly 1,000 students walked in the ceremony as the university awarded 1500 degrees.
Reliving the Decisions of the Battle of Yorktown
Robertson School of Government (RSG) students went beyond classroom discussions and textbook reading to play out the parts of historical figures from the American Revolutionary War.
Paralegal Program Comes to CAS
Regent University's College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) will be offering a paralegal program affiliated with an American Bar Association-approved law school.
Sekulow Announced as Regent University Commencement Speaker
Dr. Jay Alan Sekulow, one of the nation’s leading voices for religious liberty and other constitutional freedoms, will be the keynote speaker at Regent University's 2015 Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9.
Fusing Human Resources and the Holy Scripture
Robertson School of Government (RSG) professor Dr. Gary Roberts says his most recent book is a labor of love. His love of human resources and Scripture fused as he wrote his latest book about these topics.
Business Owners Critique Undergrads' Plans
Seniors in the College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) business major are one step closer to graduating after taking their capstone course business plans to the eyes of entrepreneurs.
Regent University Theatre is Rolling on the Big River
The Mississippi River became an icon in the abolition of slavery – a pulsing undercurrent of hope for those men and women who'd yet to see the light of freedom. Regent University Theatre remembers this generation of people as Big River opens on the Main Theatre.
Steve Elliott Talks "Grit to Win" and "Thriving in Exile"
Steve Elliott, founder and president of Grassroots Action, Inc., a direct-marketing company specializing in citizen-action services, was the featured speaker on Tuesday, April 21, at Regent University's Executive Leadership Series (ELS) luncheon.
Teamwork and Employee Retention - The Focus of Corporate Partners' Luncheon
Regent University has a reputation for its entrepreneurial spirit, and its corporate partnerships program aims to make education more accessible and build relationships. A luncheon Thursday, April 16, brought out representatives from 15 Hamtpon Roads businesses to Regent's library atrium.
Book Art Exhibit Unfolds at Regent University Library
On Monday, April 13, Regent University Library opened its book art gallery, where 47 sculptures – made, for the most part, out of the pages of books – are on display for the week.
Regent University Presents Second Ethics Media and Culture Conference
From April 10-11, Regent University's School of Communication & the Arts (COM) and Robertson School of Government (RSG) hosted its annual forum to discuss the dovetailing issues in today's media climate; particularly in the realm of first freedoms and terrorism.
Regent Launches Online Degree Program for Computer Science
Regent University’s College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) has created a new online degree program for students who enjoy complex problem-solving and working with computers. The new Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree for undergraduates introduces nine new courses centered around this in-demand career path.
Regent School of Law Announces Wealth Management & Financial Planning
Regent University students will soon be impacting change in the world of personal finance. In the fall 2015, Regent's School of Law (LAW) will offer a brand new concentration in its M.A. in Law degree program: Wealth Management & Financial Planning.
SBL Student and Business Owner Publishes His Ideas On Marketing Research
An established entrepreneur is boosting his business abilities by completing a Master's of Business Administration (MBA) at Regent University's School of Business & Leadership (SBL). He's learned how marketing research can help make this happen and is sharing advice to others in his situation.
Makers of Video Series Inspire Students
Filmmakers Dwight Gibson and Evan Koons visited Regent University to take questions from College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) students about their recent video series, "For the Life of the World: Letters to the Exiles." Students have been watching the series which takes an artistic approach to answer the question "what is my salvation for?" The creators talked about their inspiration and mission during a CAS assembly Monday, April 6.
Virginia State Bar President Offers Insight to Regent School of Law Students
While the Virginia State Bar (VSB) exists in part to uphold the ethical standards of today’s legal professionals, many times the bar of professionalism is set too low, according to VSB president, Kevin Martingayle.
Faculty Present Research Projects
From mega-churches in London to libraries in Mexico, Regent University professors and employees are broadening their knowledge on topics that affect their areas of study. They presented their findings Friday, March 27 in 15-minute presentations, allowing time for questions and answers.
Regent Celebrates Maundy Thursday
A Regent University tradition continued as faculty and staff joined CBN employees to celebrate Maundy Thursday on April 2. The service reflects upon the sacrifice Christ made on the cross and celebrates communion to remember the final supper Christ shared with His disciples. Dr. M.G. "Pat" Robertson, Regent's founder, chancellor and CEO led the service, and deans, vice presidents and other employees helped administer communion.
Campus Celebrates Pat Robertson's 85th Birthday
Joining family, friends and the CBN and Regent University employees he affectionately called "the troops," Dr. MG "Pat" Robertson celebrated his 85th birthday. The sun broke through the clouds just in time for hundreds to gather on Regent's campus for an outdoor picnic and concert as a tribute to the man who started both institutions. Robertson attributes this success to his obedience to the Lord, and shared advice to the crowd based off of his many decades of life experience.
Sharing the Stories of Military Chaplains
Research shows that military chaplains are essential to the well-being of those serving in the armed forces. Research is also revealing though that the occupation has moved from being one of the healthiest to one of the unhealthiest.
Encouraging Students to Lead Like Reagan
Dr. Henry Nau, professor at George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs, worked with President Ronald Reagan as a senior staff member on his national security council. He was one of seven speakers who brought life to President Reagan's legacy Friday at Regent University's Ronald Reagan Symposium. Looking back at Reagan's words in a 1982 speech to British Parliament, the panelists provided a voice to Reagan's beliefs, that global freedom is the answer to preserving peace and pushing past problems.
Regent University's School of Law Triumphs In Moot Court Competitions
This weekend proved to be another successful turn for Regent University School of Law's moot court competition teams both in the United States and abroad.
School of Business & Leadership Offers New Concentrations
New concentrations are opening the door to new possibilities for Regent's School of Business & Leadership (SBL) Master of Business Administration (MBA) and M.A. in Organizational Leadership (MOL) students. Franchising and Innovation Management will be added to the MBA program and f and Not-for-Profit Management will be added to MBA and MOL programs in 2015. The school is expanding to equip Christian leaders to change the world in these areas.
Regent University Presents the Annual Renewal Theology Conference
According to author Dr. James Bryan Smith, spiritual formation is defined as "the process of being transformed in the image of Christ through the intimacy of God."
Regent Night of Worship to Feature Artists All Sons and Daughters
When it comes to its students, Regent University's denominational representation is diverse. And when those different musical styles come together among several hundred members of the Hampton Roads community in one voice of worship, the results are astonishing.
10th Annual Reagan Symposium Addresses Challenges to Fostering Global Freedom
On Friday, March 20, a panel of seven speakers, close to Reagan's vision, discussed how his wisdom should influence today's challenges of fostering global freedom. A few hundred guests packed the Regent University Theatre to hear two panels hash out the issue of global freedom
Year Two of Successful Internship Placements for Regent's Psy.D. Students
After four years of intensive study, Regent University's School of Psychology & Counseling (SPC) Clinical Psychology students still have one more feat to achieve: the internship.
Trusting Jesus to Be Sovereign in the Midst of the Storm
For many, the romanticized ideas of a hero are found in comic books. For Heath Burris, pastor of River Oak Church in Chesapeake, Virginia, Superman is the only one worth mentioning.
CAS Cinema-TV Students Place Second in National 24 Hour Competition
Regent undergrad students took second place in a National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) 24 hour digital video challenge (24DV). They returned from Nashville, Tenn. with a sense of accomplishment and a few new professional contacts.
Admiral Clark Addresses the Threat of Isis
Interest in ISIS continues to grow as the topic of terror takes politics, the news and Saturday Night Live skits by storm. The long-time threat radical Islam has posed against the United States is well-known, but many still have questions about the rebranded terror group ISIS. Retired Navy Admiral Vern Clark visited a crowded room of guests in the Robertson Hall to provide his perspective. He shared a history of how the group developed and how it continues to consolidate various groups within the Sunni sect of Islam.
RSG Students Place Fourth in Debt Awareness Campaign
Robertson School of Government (RSG) students are celebrating after a competition to raise awareness about the national debt came to a close. Regent students went up against 49 other colleges and universities from 25 states in an initiative sponsored by the Clinton Global Initiative and the Peter G. Peterson Foundation. After getting out the word to sign a petition and hosting a campus event with a panel of experts, Regent students placed fourth nationwide in the 2015 Up to Us competition.
5 Local Mayors Share Thoughts on Hampton Roads Economy
Virginia Beach. Portsmouth. Norfolk. Suffolk. Chesapeake. Five cities, with personalities and economic opportunities as distinct as their five separate but equally passionate leaders.
School of Divinity Student Develops Creative Ways to Share the Gospel
When Derek Hirtz '15 (School of Divinity) stands before a piece of artwork he is about to make, he always weighs his options, asking himself if the project he envisions is really worth the cost of supplies, or even the time it will take to complete it.
U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft Celebrates 10 Years at Regent University
A fast-paced basketball game in France provided a fond memory of former U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft for Regent University alumnus and attorney Stephen P. Pfeiffer ’07 (Law).
Regent University School of Law Hosts the Fourth-Annual Global Justice Symposium
Regent University's Center for Global Justice, Human Rights, and the Rule of Law along with the Regent Journal of Global Justice and Public Policy, hosted the fourth annual Global Justice Symposium: Human Rights and the Sexualization of Culture.
Regent University Gets its Big Break
Like Dorothy Gale traveling in the dream-world of Oz, creative storytellers at Regent University's School of Communication & the Arts (SCA) need to look no further than their own backyards to find their first big break into the Hollywood filmmaking market.
Regent University Students Win Second Place at GW Religious Freedom Competition
Regent University School of Law teams are continuing their victorious arguing streaks at various competitions in the United States.
Psychology Dean Helps Guide New APA Accreditation Standards
The dean of Regent University’s School of Psychology & Counseling had more than a front-row seat for approval of the American Psychological Association’s (APA) new accreditation standards.
Regent University Theatre Presents: The Diviners
Discover what's hidden at Regent University Theatre's production of The Diviners.
Asking for Pledges to Boost Debt Awareness
A handful of Regent University Robertson School of Government (RSG) students are adding-up signatures to raise awareness of a debt that is quickly adding up.
Regent Named One of the 30 Most Beautiful College Campuses in the South
Regent joins such prestigious and historical institutions as Duke, the University of Virginia, Vanderbilt and Tulane as one of the 30 Most Beautiful College Campuses in the South, according to BestCollegesOnline.org.
Regent University Welcomes Dr. Alveda King to University Chapel
A little bit of history came to Regent University during Campus Ministries' weekly University Chapel service on Wednesday, Feb. 11.
Regent University Now Offers M.S. in General Psychology
Regent University School of Psychology & Counseling (SPC) is accepting applications for its brand-new M.S. in General Psychology program, to launch in the Fall 2015 term.
Global Symposium to Open at Regent University Feb. 21
Inoculation occurs when an immunization enters the bloodstream. The heart pulses the antidote, fortifying the body against the disease.
Regent University Professor Elected to Virginia Bar Association Pro Bono Council
This January, the Virginia Bar Association (VBA) announced the election of Regent University School of Law professor, Michael Hernandez, into the Inaugural Pro Bono Council.
2014 Regent Highlights
Regent experienced so many blessings during 2014. We wanted to celebrate these highlights with our alumni.
U.S. News Ranks Regent's Online Bachelor's Degree as No. 11 in Nation
Regent University's online bachelor's degree programs have been ranked as number 11 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in its 2015 Best Online Programs rankings that were released Wednesday, Jan. 7.
Regent Partners with EVMS for Graduate Medical Education
Regent University undergraduate students interested in health care careers will be able to speed up their post-graduation plans. An agreement between Regent University and Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) promises early assurance of acceptance into five health professions master’s programs. An official signing ceremony brought leaders from both schools together Monday, Jan. 5, advancing Regent's new health care emphasis.
Traveling Christmas Tradition Entertains Full House
A traveling Christmas tradition began its tour at Regent University's Performing Arts Center with a full house and 60-plus member U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC) Band. The sounds of the season filled the auditorium as Regent welcomed the Newport News, Virginia-based Fort Eustis concert band, smaller ensembles and vocalists.
A Hero Among Us: Boston Celtics Honor SBL Student for Enriching Young Lives
A Regent University School of Business & Leadership (SBL) graduate student was honored as a hero for her dedication to her community. The Boston Celtics recognized Geralde Gabeau '16 (SBL, Doctorate of Strategic Leadership) with its 'Hero Among Us' award.
Produced by Faith, Directed by God
The scene opens at the Franklin home in Oakland, California: a five-year-old DeVon Franklin sits in front of his television screen and dreams of going to Hollywood and creating stories that will inspire the world.
Tomatoes and Cucumbers and Asparagus, Oh My!
Justin Garcia '14 (College of Arts & Sciences) watches his vegetables.
Right on the cutting board edge of his senior year at Regent University, Garcia took playing with food to a whole new level.
Regent University Theatre Presents: Eugene O'Neill's Ah, Wilderness!
The fundamental things, like breaking out of innocent adolescence and into adulthood, still apply in Eugene O'Neill's Ah, Wilderness!
Students Help Children Have "Smashing" Holiday Season
Regent University students walked out their faith by helping others celebrate the birth of Jesus. Eleven students traveled to St. Mary's Home in Norfolk, Virginia, on Friday, Nov. 21, as part of a weekly service opportunity known as "Good Fridays."
Grant Sends Robertson School of Government Professor on Book-Writing Journey
A research grant is sending one Regent University professor on a book-writing journey through one of his favorite policy-oriented topics. A prestigious foundation awarded Dr. Popescu, assistant professor in the Robertson School of Government, $60,000 to author his first book.
Embracing an Eternal Perspective at University Chapel
An honest reminder for the honest worshiper was met with amens and affirmation as the Dr. Rev. Kirk T. Houston guided students through the 73rd psalm.
Dr. Scot McKnight Says, "Examine Your Theology" at Charles L. Holman Lecture
Dr. Scot McKnight, New Testament scholar, speaker and renowned author, says that today's definition of "Kingdom work" spins on two separate fashions in the Christian realm. For some, it is utopia, an idyllic state. For others, it's simply the definition of the Church.
Princeton Review Ranks Regent in Top 10 Law Schools with Best Professors
For the second year in a row, The Princeton Review has ranked Regent University School of Law among the top 10 law schools in the nation with the "Best Professors" on Friday, Oct. 10.
Regent Partners with Veteran Hollywood Actor’s Company on Film Project
Capitalizing on the strength of its film and television program and its connections with the filmmaking industry, Regent University has partnered with Home Theater Films, under the leadership of actor, writer and director Corbin Bernsen, to produce its first feature film.
RSG Hosts Second Senator A. Willis Robertson Lecture
On Tuesday, Sept. 23, Regent University's Robertson School of Government (RSG) hosted the second Senator A. Willis Robertson Lecture on Virginia Politics presented by Judge Patricia West, associate dean of the School of Law.
Technology and the Future of the U.S. Constitution
In recognition of Constitution Day on Wednesday, Sept. 17, Regent University's College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) hosted "Technology and the Future of the U.S. Constitution."
Steve Kelly Talks Leadership at University Chapel
Steve Kelly, senior pastor of Wave Church in Virginia Beach, Virginia, uses his Australian accent as a conversation-starter. The lilts of his voice often spur the question, "where are you from?" And from there, he explained, a conversation about ministry has the potential to begin.
Regent University Serves Hampton Roads
Each year, Regent University faculty, staff and students have an opportunity to go beyond their Virginia Beach campus and minister in the outlying area for the annual United Way Day of Caring service event.
Mike Huckabee Opens Executive Leadership Series
Mike Huckabee, former governor of Arkansas, encouraged more than 550 members of the Hampton Roads business community to become involved in the political process during his remarks at the season-opening luncheon for Regent University's Executive Leadership Series (ELS) on Friday, September 19.
Regent Launches NOW's Second Season
Two-time Dove Award-winning musical artist Meredith Andrews was in the fall of her senior year of college when she became confident of her calling.
University Chapel Series "Chases Hallelujah"
During the hustle of the first weeks of school, as students adjust to new routines, classes and living arrangements, Regent University’s Campus Ministries encourages the campus community to focus their sights on what is unseen.
Regent University Remembers 9/11
On Thursday, September 11, Regent University joined more than 160 other colleges and universities across the United States in establishing the 9/11: Never Forget Project, a memorial to remember the lives lost in the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11.
The Glass Menagerie Opens on Regent Stage
At the beginning of each month during fall and spring semesters, Regent University's College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) hosts assemblies to inspire spiritual growth and community among its students.
Meet and Greet Supports Military Students
Despite their various degree programs and service in the armed forces, before many of Regent University's military students are launched from the school as world-changers, they share one very similar experience: community.
RSG's Signature Oxford Experience Turns 10
Regent's Robertson School of Government (RSG) returned to Oxford, England this summer for its annual student immersion in Britain's cultural and political climate. One course compared Western and Islamic legal norms; a second class studied just war theory and the law of armed conflict.
Regent's PCE Hosts LEGO® Camp
With their long history in millions of homes and its recent blockbuster hit sweeping movie theaters, LEGO® bricks remain an important piece of playtime for children and adults alike.
Regent Reads with CHKD
On Tuesday, July 28, the Regent University Library completed its fourth year of the Regent Reads program, wrapping up the 2014 season.
Regent Among Great Colleges to Work For®
Regent University has been recognized by the Chronicle of Higher Education among the Great Colleges to Work For®. The designation comes as a result of input from Regent faculty and staff who responded to a survey conducted earlier this year, as well as information submitted by Regent's Human Resources Department.
Regent Reads Celebrates Heroes
Though school is out for many children in the Hampton Roads community, their opportunity to learn is still in full session during the summer months.
Umidi Named Interim Dean of Divinity School
Dr. Joseph Umidi has transitioned into the position of interim dean of Regent University's School of Divinity (DIV) as of Tuesday, July 1. Umidi, who began teaching at Regent as an adjunct faculty member in 1985 and became an assistant professor the following year, has been a mainstay in the school for nearly three decades, and has shaped students through teaching and mentoring.
Regent Partners with Virginia Beach Businesses
During the spring 2014 semester, Regent University's School of Business & Leadership (SBL) partnered with the City of Virginia Beach Department of Economic Development's Small Business Mentoring Program, where SBL students volunteered to guide local business owners in better-business practices.
Regent Congratulates Alumnus of the Year
"In everything that has happened in my life since I graduated, Regent was at the center of it all," said Kevin Turpin '01 (School of Divinity), the recipient of Regent University's Alumni Association's 2014 Alumnus of the Year Award. "It was here where my dreams started and percolated; God had to get me to Regent."
Leadership Expert Motivates ELS Crowd
Dr. Henry Cloud, best-selling author and leadership expert, charmed a crowd of 430 at Regent University's Executive Leadership Series luncheon on Tuesday, April 29. With wit, science and an arsenal of anecdotes from his years as a leadership consultant and clinical psychologist, Cloud focused his talk on the need for leaders to connect with their people.
Semester in China Inspires Professor
At the start of the fall 2013 semester, Dr. Bramwell Osula, associate professor for Regent University's School of Business & Leadership (SBL) was hoping for a traditional semester abroad—falling into the classic sights and sounds of a different culture and teaching a few classes.
Bonicelli Joins Foreign Policy Institution
Dr. Paul J. Bonicelli, executive vice president of Regent University, has accepted an appointment as a senior adviser with the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), one of the world's preeminent bipartisan international policy institutions.
Regent Presents the Class of 2014
On Saturday, May 3, an academic sea of caps, gowns, hoods and the graduates who earned them processed through the Library Plaza on Regent University's campus in Virginia Beach, Va.
Trauma Team Travels to Philippines
Last month, Regent University's Trauma Team, led by School of Psychology & Counseling (SPC) professor and director of the Center for Trauma Studies, Dr. Benjamin Keyes, along with SPC alumnae Jennifer Cotton '13 and Nicole DiLella '10, traveled to meet the psychological needs of the impacted residents of Tocloba and other nearby islands.
Fourth-Year Psy.D. Cohort Granted Internships
On Friday, Feb. 21, Regent University's School of Psychology & Counseling (SPC) participating Psy.D. students obtained an unprecedented 100 percent match rate from the National Matching Service (NMS), an organization that pairs students with their internship programs.
New RSG Speaker Series Welcomes Brigadier General
Regent University's Robertson School of Government (RSG) launched a new speaker series this week, "Defense Against the Dark Arts." On Tuesday, Jan. 7, RSG hosted Brigadier General Dick F. Abel, U.S. Air Force (Ret.), to discuss the ethical challenges a career in public service poses.
Student Proposal Video Goes Viral
The internet swarmed when Regent University School of Communication & the Arts (SCA) alumna April Albritton '13 said "yes" to SCA student Beecher Reuning's marriage proposal. Shortly after a video Reuning posted documenting the couple's relationship—and ultimately their engagement—Beecher and Reuning's major life-decision has become a major hit on the web.
Dare to Be Comes to Virginia Beach
While many people on the cusp of a brand new year focus on making changes in their lives regarding diet and fitness, the Dare to Be movement, in partnership with Regent University, is encouraging women to resolve to be who God has made them to be.
Chancellor Talks Principles of Success
At the start of each semester, Regent University's chancellor and CEO, Dr. M.G. "Pat" Robertson, addresses students, faculty and staff to encourage them in work and study. On Wednesday, Jan. 8, Chancellor Robertson spoke on principles of success.
Regent to Launch Premier Christian MOOC
Regent University, the preeminent global Christian university and a top 10 online school as ranked by U.S. News & World Report, has announced that it will launch an exclusive platform for massive open online courses (MOOCs) in January 2014.
Law Team Advances to National Competition
For the third consecutive year, Regent University's School of Law Moot Court team has advanced to the finals of the National Moot Court Competition.
Center for Global Justice Hosts Summit
Unfurling in the regime of North Korea are shocking events meeting at the intersection of a present-day Holocaust and Underground Railroad. Though the traumas evolving within the country are mostly unheard of by the rest of the world, the religious and political persecution taking place in North Korea affects nearly 200,000 people trapped in concentration camps.
Bus Stop Opens on Regent Stage
In the 1950s, William Inge was one of the most well-known playwrights in New York, having penned a string of Broadway hits with film adaptations and major awards including a Pulitzer Prize and an Oscar. One of those hits comes to Regent University's Studio Theatre Friday, Nov. 15.
Tenth Annual Chili Bowl Brings Campus Together
One of the hallmarks of college campus life usually revolves around sports teams that bring the student body together. Regent University takes this another step further with a tournament of football teams that compete for the prized Chili Bowl Championship.
Regent Undergraduates Present at Tech Conference
The opportunities for Regent University students to specialize early and engage in high level research at the undergraduate level has paid off for two College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) students who presented at the Modern Technology and Management Institute (MTMI) international conference this fall.
Twelftree Delivers Inaugural Lecture
On Tuesday, Nov. 5, Regent University's academic community flooded the Moot Court Room to celebrate the Charles L. Holman Professorship of New Testament and Early Christianity Inaugural Lecture, delivered by Dr. Graham Twelftree, in the School of Divinity. The lecture was presented by the school and its Center for Renewal Studies.
Divinity Offers Christian Formation Certificate
As Regent University's online education continues to excel with esteemed faculty leading rigorous courses, beginning in the fall of 2014, the School of Divinity will release the groundbreaking Christian Formation and Spirituality (CCFS) certificate program.
Founder and Chancellor Speaks at Chapel
Each semester, Regent University's founder and chancellor, Dr. M.G. "Pat" Robertson speaks at a chapel service to encourage the students, staff and faculty in their daily efforts. On Wednesday, Oct. 9, Chancellor Robertson spoke from Numbers 6:24-26, in which the Lord instructs Moses on how to bless His people.
Attorneys Admitted to Supreme Court
On Monday Oct. 7, as the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) opened for its new October 2013 term, 10 former Regent University School of Law students serving as staff attorneys for the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) were admitted to the Supreme Court bar.
International Center for Worship Hosts Summit
"What I do here is what I want to do all over the world," said David M. Edwards, creative director of Regent University's International Center for Worship (ICW). "I want to look for people that I can bring to ICW that embody humility; who are successful, but stay on their face before God."
Gretchen Carlson Encourages Risk-Taking at ELS
Before a crowd of 400 local business leaders, national broadcast television personality Gretchen Carlson discussed the role of risk in success at Regent University's Executive Leadership Series luncheon Monday, Oct. 7.
Constitution Day Focuses on Contemporary Application
As part of Regent University's celebration of Constitution Day this month, terrorism and security expert Amos Guiora visited campus for a discussion of the constitutional implications of domestic terrorism on Monday, Sept. 23
Salute to Teachers Honors Virginia's Classroom Leaders
On Friday, Sept. 27, Regent University's School of Education (SOE) hosted the 15th Annual Salute to Teachers event honoring classroom leaders in the Commonwealth of Virginia who make an impact in their schools and communities.