Averett University Honors 2022 Averett Alumni Award Recipients at Homecoming

Posted on October 11th, 2022 by Matt Bell

Five accomplished Averett University alumni were honored at this year’s Averett Homecoming. The Averett Alumni Association and Averett President Dr. Tiffany M. Franks presented the University’s annual awards program at 6 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 7, at Averett’s Violet T. Frith Fine Arts Center. On Saturday, Oct. 8, the recipients were presented during halftime at […]


Outstanding Alumni Teachers Honored at Averett’s 2022 Educator of the Year Reception

Posted on September 30th, 2022 by Matt Bell

Long hours, tight deadlines and challenges in the classroom are all the norm these days for educators. With that in mind, 13 extraordinary Averett teacher education alumni who face those challenges every day were honored for their commitment to the students of Danville and Pittsylvania County on Saturday, Sept. 17. Nine teachers from Pittsylvania County […]


Averett University’s Accelerated Bachelor’s in Nursing Program Marks a Milestone with Pinning Ceremony for First Cohort of Graduates

Posted on September 9th, 2022 by Matt Bell

In a time-honored tradition, Averett University hosted a pinning ceremony for the first cohort of students in its Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. The event marked the transition from students to nurses following completion of a rigorous 16-month program – a milestone in helping graduates find their calling in a rewarding field while […]


‘Changing lives:’ Averett School of Nursing Holds Pinning Ceremony for Graduate Students

Posted on September 2nd, 2022 by Matt Bell

A pinning ceremony was held Wednesday, Aug. 24, in an intimate setting for four Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) students who earned their degrees from the Averett University’s School of Nursing after months of rigorous work. Caroline Hoover, Jennifer Mosher, Rebecca Squier ’20 and Anjanette Miles Thompson all stepped up to be pinned, one […]


2022-2023 [email protected] Season Announced

Posted on September 1st, 2022 by Matt Bell


Convocation Opens 164th Academic Year at Averett with Message on Choices

Posted on August 22nd, 2022 by Matt Bell

Students, faculty, staff and alumni gathered in Averett University’s Pritchett Auditorium in the Violet T. Frith Fine Arts Center on Tuesday, Aug. 16, for the annual Opening Convocation for the 164th academic year. Averett University President Dr. Tiffany M. Franks in her address said while there are many choices made in life – some good […]


Catalysts for Positive Change: Averett Students Introduced to Ample Service Opportunities through University

Posted on August 18th, 2022 by Matt Bell

Mission in action: that’s the charge nearly 80 new Averett University students experienced at the University’s new Service Plunge event in which students had the opportunity to learn more about ways to serve the community. Through service projects and learning experiences, students are prepared to leave Averett and serve as catalysts for positive change across […]


Class of 2022: Graduate Spotlights

Posted on May 25th, 2022 by Matt Bell

We at Averett University are proud of all our recent graduates in the class of 2022. Here’s a brief look at some of them and their stories. Lydie Kodio International student Lydie Kodio graduated in May from Averett with two degrees, one in business administration with a focus in management sciences, and another in communication […]


Averett Graduates Almost 200, Features Acclaimed Speaker

Posted on May 7th, 2022 by Cassie Jones

Averett University conferred the degrees of more than almost 200 graduates on Saturday, May 7, from its Grant Center on the E. Stuart James Grant North Campus. The graduating class of 2022 consists of 190 graduates aged 21 to 63 and includes nine veterans and 15 international students from the countries of Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada, […]


Averett Honors a Dozen Graduates Completing an Array of Nursing Education Milestones

Posted on May 6th, 2022 by Cassie Jones

The Averett University School of Nursing recognized its Class of 2022 nursing graduates at two ceremonies this morning, May 6, in Pritchett Auditorium at the Violet T. Frith Fine Arts Center. Graduates completed nursing educational milestones at the baccalaureate, graduate and post-graduate levels. At 9 a.m., the University honored and celebrated those who have successfully […]