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Nearly 200 Prestigious Guests Assembled for First-Ever Legal Learning Festival & Alumni Weekend

From October 3-6, 2019, nearly 200 guests, including Regent Law alumni, local attorneys, and federal and state judges assembled for the first-ever Legal Learning Festival & Alumni Weekend on Regent’s Virginia Beach campus. In a red-carpet rollout of sorts, the law school fused some of its finest events with a lineup of notable legal scholars …

The Bible’s Not Socialist. A Single Book Proves It

By Rob Schwarzwalder “Jesus was a socialist.” That’s the claim of a professor at Occidental College, and a lot of other Christians. Of course, that’s silly. How do we know it’s silly? Because the book of Deuteronomy tells us what God wants our economic life to look like. And it’s definitely not socialist. That’s why A …

How Can I Become a Nursing Home Administrator?

By Nicolas Reynolds Projected to add nearly 1.9 million jobs by 2028, the healthcare industry is a promising field that seeks the betterment of society. Readily available care, more affordable medicine, healthier people – these are all results of the advances of modern medicine. And with that, we are seeing higher life expectancy, which accounts …

The Business of Doing Ministry: Regent Grad Leads the Charge to Change Lives

By Sarah Nguyen It’s not often you hear the words microfinance and ministry in the same sentence, but for Ryan Holloway, they’re a match made in heaven. Holloway (MBA’16) got his start on the mission field in the Dominican Republic in 2008, where — armed with a business plan and a degree in economics— he successfully …

Bradley J. Lingo, J.D., Named Associate Professor at the Regent University School of Law

  VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (October 1, 2019) – Bradley J. Lingo, J.D., was named today as associate professor at the Regent University School of Law. The announcement was made by Mark Martin, dean of the School of Law and former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of North Carolina. Professor Lingo’s teaching at Regent will …

What is a Clinical Psychologist and How to Become One

By Nicolas Reynolds “In 1736 I lost one of my sons, a fine boy of four years old, by the small-pox, taken in the common way,” wrote Benjamin Franklin. Fortunately, due to the miracle of modern medicine, a natural case of smallpox has not occurred in decades. Smallpox cannot be called “common” anymore. As modern …

Why Should I Earn a College Degree While in the Military?

By Brett Tubbs Serving in the military is an “all-in” feat. More than “just a job,” military service is a lifestyle. Wondering whether pursuing a college education fits in? Here’s the thing: Getting your bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree says that you’re betting on yourself and your future. You’re already disciplined in the art of …

Regent University Makes Great Colleges to Work For® Honor Roll

For the 11th year, Regent University has been ranked among Great Colleges to Work For®. However, this year is different. For 2019, Regent was prestigiously awarded Honor Roll – the highest rank a school could receive from Great Colleges to Work For®. Why? Because Regent excels in multiple categories – eight in fact – that are …

How Can I Earn My College Degree While Deployed?

By Brett Tubbs Getting a degree while serving active duty in the Army, Navy, Marines, Coast Guard, the National Guard or Special Forces is an impressive goal on many fronts. You’re already living out an incredible mission: serving your nation, and keeping your homeland safe and secure. Now you’re thinking about continuing your education while …

Regent Law Opens Clinic in Downtown Norfolk

By Nicolas Reynolds On Thursday, September 12, Regent University School of Law commemorated the grand opening of Grace Community Law Clinic in downtown Norfolk. The primary mission of the new branch: to effectively provide pro bono legal aid to the Hampton Roads community. Translated from Latin as “for the public good,” pro bono legal work …

Weather Update: Hurricane Dorian

Southeastern Virginia is currently under a tropical storm warning with heavy winds, rain, and flooding expected Thursday evening and in to Friday. Due to expected weather conditions, Regent University will implement the following: Regent University will close at 9 p.m. on Thursday, September 5. Support services and activities beginning at or after 9 p.m. on …

JD vs. M.A. in Law: The Nitty Gritty

“Law.” Does the word conjure images of courtrooms and crime shows? (Queue the “Da Dum” of NBC’s Law and Order.) If you’re thinking about going into the field of law, you’ll be happy to know there’s a lot you can do with a law degree. That isn’t to say, however, that all law degrees are …