Liberty News 9/1/16 (CNA In Class)
Liberty University Announces Fall Convocation Schedule
Liberty University has announced its Fall 2016 Convocation Schedule. The schedule includes evangelical giants such as James Dobson and Louie Giglio, comedians Tim Hawkins and Larry the Cable Guy, and athletes Tim Tebow and Kaka. Convocation is a weekly requirement for all LU students and is the largest weekly gathering of evangelical young people.
Liberty University Acquires Fort Hill Shopping Center
On Friday, August 26th, Liberty University closed a $3 million dollar deal to acquire the Fort Hill Village Shopping Center. According to a spokesperson, Liberty has plans for renovation and parking lot improvement. The school also plans to use the Fort Hill parking lot for freshman parking.
Liberty University Ranked Among Nation’s Top Schools for Dining and Housing
According to recent rankings, Liberty is among the top colleges in the nation in dining and housing. The rankings, compiled by BestColleges.com and The Street respectively, place LU as first in the nation in dining and twelfth in housing. The lists also included schools such as Vanderbilt, Yale, and Harvard.