LUXVERA™ Featured on The 700 Club
Viewers of The 700 Club on Tuesday, Feb. 18, experienced a taste of course content from "Who is Jesus," the first class offered by LUXVERA™, Regent University's new open online course platform. The course also received a compelling endorsement from Regent Chancellor and CEO, Dr. M.G. "Pat" Robertson.
SONICFLOOd Lead Singer Joins Regent
Rick Heil, lead singer for the Grammy-nominated, Dove Award-winning contemporary Christian band SONICFLOOd, has joined Regent University's International Center for Worship as an artist-in-residence. In this role, Heil will lead worship activities on campus, as well as represent Regent at university Advancement and Enrollment Management events around the country.
New Biophysical Science Program Approved by SACS
Regent University's College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) announced on Wednesday, Feb. 5, that its new Biophysical Sciences major and concentration in Secondary Mathematics recently received full approval from the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools (SACS).
Grad Fair Prepares Students for Commencement
Nearly 400 students participated in Regent University's first Countdown to Commencement graduation fair on Tuesday, February 4.
CAS Debate Team Outperforms Competition
Next month, at least two Regent University College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) students will trek to Arizona to compete among the top collegiate Moot Court teams in the nation.
Regent Initiates Military Partnership
Regent University has agreed to a strategic partnership with U.S. Army Command & General Staff College's (CGSC) Department of Distance Education, whose mission is "to prepare field grade officers to solve problems and lead organizations in a range of Army, joint, interagency, intergovernmental and multinational operations in complex and uncertain operational environments. DDE develops, distributes and administers the Command and General Staff College's distance learning programs to Active and Reserve Component officers from all services and allied nations."
Actor Tony Hale Shares Advice with Students
Actor Tony Hale '95 (Com/Arts) has a few stories to share. After all, he's spent the last 16 years carving out a successful career in television and on the big screen. While Hale is perhaps best known for his role as Buster Bluth on Arrested Development, his work has encompassed a variety of TV shows and movies—some comedy, some drama—that have taught him valuable lessons about himself and the business of acting. On August 13, Hale again visited the Regent campus to share stories about his transition from student to professional actor and what he's learned along the way.
Interim Dean Appointed for Robertson School of Government
Dr. Gary E. Roberts has been named interim dean of Regent University's Robertson School of Government (RSG). Roberts, who has been with Regent since 2003, has a strong academic background and has worked in both the public and nonprofit sectors in the areas of human resource management and community development.
Lives of Service Begin for Regent Graduates
For some Regent University graduates, walking across the graduation platform twice isn't that unusual. However, during Regent's 2009 commencement ceremony, graduate Dr. Jim Pennington received a special honor along with his second degree—offering the graduates' response to the charge given by Chancellor and President Dr. M.G. "Pat" Robertson.
Princeton Review Ranks Regent Among the "Best Law Schools of 2009"
Regent University Law School is one of the nation's most outstanding law schools, according to The Princeton Review—a company that assesses school districts across the United States and networks prospective students with college and career resources. Regent Law ranked second for "Candidates for Heritage Foundation Fellowships" and seventh for "Best Student Life" in Princeton Review's latest book Best 174 Law Schools: 2009 Edition.
Hollywood Notable Terry Botwick Speaks on Ambition and Ethics
Noted Hollywood studio president and producer Terry Botwick spoke candidly of his years in Los Angeles during a recent talk on ambition and ethics for students and faculty in the Regent University School of Communication & the Arts.
Regent Psychology Team's Forgiveness Research Project Wins First Place
Students of the Regent School of Psychology & Counseling won first place at the annual conference of the Virginia Psychological Association (VPA) this spring. The team received the Richard Rosenfield award for the best graduate poster.
Regent Ranked No. 3 of Online Colleges for "Scholastic Citations"
Regent University has been ranked No. 3 in the Online Education Database's top accredited online colleges based on scholarly citations. This recognition confirms Regent's commitment to academic excellence. We applaud our outstanding faculty for their ongoing dedication to uncompromised quality. View the rankings
Regent also placed very well in the overall rankings.
SIFE Antipiracy PSA Advances to Nationals
|A creative use of humor and animation characterize two leading student video public service announcements (PSAs) in a contest as part of Regent University's first anti-piracy campaign. || |
Regent Appoints New Vice President for Academic Affairs
|Following an extensive nationwide search, Dr. Carlos Campo has been named vice president for academic affairs by Regent University. |
Dr. Campo comes to Regent from the College of Southern Nevada where he served as the interim vice president of academic affairs. He previously served that college as dean of Arts and Letters and director of academic partnerships. In addition, he helped pioneer the college's "Virtual College," called CSN Online Campus with a current enrollment of 17,000 students.