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08 Jan, 2013, 12:00 ET Liberty University Offers Highlights of the Largest Christian University in the Nation

 Liberty University, the largest Christian university in the nation and the world, is pleased to present some highlights of their private...


22 Sep, 2012, 17:41 ET Donald Trump: First Speaker to Be Broadcast Live to 90,000 Liberty University Students, On-campus and Online

 Today, Liberty University Chancellor Jerry Falwell, Jr., announced that Donald Trump's address to the Liberty University student body is...


19 Apr, 2012, 10:28 ET Gov. Mitt Romney to Deliver 2012 Commencement Address at Liberty University

 Chancellor Jerry Falwell, Jr. announced today that Gov. Mitt Romney will address Liberty University graduates at the 2012 Commencement...


18 Aug, 2011, 12:01 ET Liberty University Chancellor and President Jerry Falwell Jr. Clarifies Federal Aid Benefactors

Liberty University Chancellor and President Jerry Falwell Jr. has publicly questioned the reluctance of a Lynchburg, Va. newspaper to clarify raw...


21 Apr, 2011, 13:23 ET Liberty University School of Law Hits 100 Percent Bar Passage Rate in Virginia

Liberty University School of Law students achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the Virginia Bar Examination in February 2011. "The extraordinary...


28 Mar, 2011, 16:43 ET Liberty University Rises to Eighth Largest University in America in One Year as Students Seek Online and Values Based Education

Liberty University is now the nation's eighth-largest, four-year university and the largest private four-year, non-profit university in the United...


08 Dec, 2010, 17:02 ET Liberty University Announces Historic Bond Sale

Liberty University on Tuesday sold $120 million worth of tax-exempt education facilities bonds, which will allow the Lynchburg-based college to...


07 Apr, 2009, 15:15 ET Ben Stein, Intelligent Design Advocate, to Speak at Liberty University Commencement, Says Chancellor Jerry Falwell, Jr.

Liberty University's Class of 2009 will be ushered into life after graduation with words of wisdom by Ben Stein. "Stein has served as a college...


06 Aug, 2008, 01:00 ET Publication Makes False Claims About The Rev. Jerry Falwell, Liberty Village

LYNCHBURG, Va., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The New York Daily News falsely claimed that the Rev. Jerry Falwell Sr. "lost most of his...


21 Jul, 2008, 01:00 ET Falwell, Jr. Announces Snow-Free Ski Slope Will Be Constructed at Liberty University, First in U.S. Made With Snowflex

LYNCHBURG, Va., July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A portion of Liberty University's 5,000-acre mountain range will be receiving a makeover in...


08 Oct, 2007, 01:00 ET Church Growth Ignites Under Falwell's Son

LYNCHBURG, Va., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thomas Road Baptist Church in Lynchburg, Va., founded by the late Rev. Jerry Falwell and now...


25 Sep, 2007, 01:00 ET Liberty Offers Free Education to Wounded Service Members/Veterans

LYNCHBURG, Va., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following release was issued today by Rachel Guelzo, Liberty University Marketing:...


02 Dec, 2005, 00:00 ET Liberty University Announces New Head Football Coach

LYNCHBURG, Va., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- With a coaching career that includes the New York Jets and 19 years of collegiate successes highlighted...


03 Apr, 2003, 00:00 ET Liberty University Offers Full, Four-Year Scholarship to PFC Jessica Lynch

LYNCHBURG, Va., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to numerous inquiries concerning the offer of a full scholarship to PFC Jessica Lynch,...