• NAD Teachers' Convention 2018: August 6-9, Chicago, IL - Southern Alumni Ice Cream Sundae Social, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 1:00-2:30 p.m., McCormick Place West Building, Level 1, Rm. W187.  Be sure to stop by the Southern booth in the exhibit hall to pick up a gift and to RSVP.
  • Alumni Golf Tournament 2018 - Sunday, Aug. 26 - Alumni and friends of Southern Adventist University are invited to join us for a fun day of golf on Sunday, Aug. 26, at The Bear Trace Golf Course in Harrison, TN. Shot-gun start begins at 8 a.m. Registration and more information are available online at southern.edu/golf. Save the date, invite your friends to join you, and register today!

  • Homecoming Weekend 2018 - Oct. 25-28 - Theme:  His Strength, Our Unity - Highlights include: Gym-Masters Reunion & Show, Parade of Nations, Missions Vespers and Expo, Worship Services Speaker - Pierre Monice, '07. Online registration is available hereSchedule of activities: Thursday, Oct. 25 - Onsite registration begins at 1 p.m. in the church atrium; Kick-Off Banquet, 6 p.m., Dining Hall, Honorees: Class of 1968 Golden Anniversary class members, Class of 1993 Silver Anniversary class members, Gym-Masters alumni, Bill Wood, '66, Distinguished Service Award recipient, Sally McMillan, '78, Alumna of the Year Award recipient, Ruben Harris, '10, Young Alumnus of the Year Award recipient, Luis Jimenez, '04 & '07, Graduate Studies Alumnus of the Year Award recipient, Pam Dietrich, Honorary Alumna; E.O. Grundset Biology Lecture, 8 p.m., Lynn Wood Hall Chapel, featured speaker: Brian Dickinson, '97, DVM; Friday, Oct. 26 - Psychology Symposium, 9 a.m., Summerour Hall; Ladies' Luncheon, 12 p.m., church fellowship hall; Picnic in the Park, 12 p.m., Student Park; Gym-Masters Reunion (practice, supper, vespers), 3-7:30 p.m., Gym-Masters Gymnasium; So-Ju-Conians/SMC-ites/So-Mi-Conians Affinity Supper, 5 p.m., Presidential Banquet Room; Campus Affinities Networking Supper, 5-6:30 p.m., Dining Hall; Southern Scholars Reunion Supper, 6 p.m., McKee Library; Missions Reunion Supper, 6 p.m., church lower level activity room; Missions Vespers, 8 p.m., church sanctuary; BCU Reunion Vespers, 8 p.m., Thatcher Hall Chapel; Missions Expo, 9:15 p.m., church fellowship hall; Saturday, Oct. 27 - Worship services, 9, 10:15, and 11:35 a.m., church sanctuary, featured speaker: Pierre Monice, '07; Gym-Masters Reunion, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Gym-Masters Gymnasium; Lunch and honor class pictures, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Iles PE Center; Gym-Masters Reunions, 2:30-5 p.m., 1984-94 with Coach Ted Evans, Collegedale Academy, upstairs activity room, 1995-2018 with Coach Rick Schwarz, Iles PE Center, upstairs classroom; School of Music - Wind Symphony Concert, 4 p.m., church sanctuary; Alumni Reception, 5:15 p.m., church fellowship hall; Class of 1968 Reunion, 6 p.m., Greenbriar Cove Community Center; Class of 1993 Reunion (time and location TBA); Gym-Masters Reunion Show, 9 p.m., Iles PE Center; Sunday, Oct. 28 - School of Business Breakfast, 9 a.m., Presidential Banquet Room; Antique & Class Car Show, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Mabel Wood Hall parking lot; Legacy Preview Southern, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. (location TBA)  

  • Guest Lodging on Campus Expands - With the recent addition of the Kentucky building to Guest Lodging, Southern now has a total of 23 two-bedroom apartments on campus available for rent for visiting guests. Guest Lodging offers basic ($69), standard ($79), and deluxe ($109) accommodations right in the heart of campus. Contact Sandy James, manager of Guest Lodging, at 423.236.7000 or by emailing guestlodging@southern.edu to book a room or for more information.

  • jobZology - the Career Services department at Southern Adventist University launched jobZology, an online career counseling companion that guides users toward discovering purpose and meaning while exploring occupations and available jobs that align with their interests, personality and values. jobZology is available for use by Southern alumni and students. Explore jobZology by visiting southern.jobzology.us. For more information about jobZology, watch this three-minute video:  https://vimeo.com/229869837.