Alt text for hero image

Southern News

Southern Installs Coronavirus-Killing Air Filtration System Campus-Wide
News

In preparation for the return of students and employees to campus for the Fall 2020 semester, Southern Adventist University took the special precaution of installing enhanced air filtration systems in every building on campus. These needlepoint bipolar...

3 years ago
Nursing Supplies Donation
News
March 25, 2020

Nursing Program Donates Supplies to Area Hospitals

Southern Adventist University

In response to the national shortage of medical supplies due to the spread of COVID-19, this week Southern Adventist University’s School of Nursing donated personal protective equipment to two local hospitals, CHI Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga...

4 years ago
Deep Retreat 2020
News

This February, 20 students from Southern Adventist University and 20 students from Oakwood University were invited to come together for the 20th annual DEEP (Diversity Education Exchange Program) Retreat. Under the theme “20/20 Vision,” the Southern...

4 years ago
Chinese Church Plant
News

In 2016, Dennis Li uprooted his family from China and moved to the United States so that he could pursue a degree in theology at Southern. He quickly realized that “God sent us to this country to do more than complete a degree.” He felt called...

4 years ago
Darcie Denton
News

Darcie Denton, a senior fine arts major at Southern, has found a way to use her passion to make an impact on those affected by the recent wildfires in Australia.

4 years ago
President Smith greets new students with a smile and cookies
News
November 26, 2019

Southern Introduces New Mission, Vision, and Values

Southern Adventist University

Over the course of 2019, the leadership of Southern Adventist University worked to revise the university’s official mission, vision, and values. A vote by the university’s Board of Trustees on October 6 finalized the new statements:

4 years ago
Rich Aloha freediving
News

Southern Adventist University alum Rich Abernathy, ’18, made national and international headlines this summer when he discovered a long-lost GoPro camera belonging to a young man who had passed away two years prior.

4 years ago
Southern Scholars Michael Ciurea and Aaron Negrillo
News
September 21, 2019

Southern Scholars: Expanding Horizons

Emma Winegardner

When Michael Ciurea reached his final year at Southern Adventist University, he faced a challenge: his senior research project. Each member of Southern Scholars, the university’s honors program, must complete a research project that engages with...

4 years ago