News & Events Archive

4 Skills Every STEM Student Needs for a Successful Career

STEM — Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics. It’s a diverse, growing field budding with a plethora of engaging career opportunities. Although about a third of STEM workers haven’t completed a degree program, even those with just some college education receive 26% higher salary than similarly qualified professionals in non-STEM fields, according to PEW research. To …

The Top 10 Portable Degrees for Military Families

By Brett Tubbs Your life may change from year to year, but your career field doesn’t have to. Let’s face it: When it comes to being a part of a military family, many of life’s big decisions are oftentimes left up to a what the branch of your service needs. While a life of traveling …

Remembering Colonel Richard “Rich” Jemiola

Community invited to attend a celebration of life service on Friday, June 14 at the University Chapel Saturday, June 8, 2019 marked the passing of respected community member, and trusted partner in Regent University’s executive team – Colonel Richard “Rich” Jemiola. During his 20 years with the university, Jemiola built a legacy, quite literally, throughout …

Regent University School of Law Places 1st in Donation Competition

Last week, Regent University School of Law (LAW) students, faculty and staff wrapped up their efforts to contribute to the 1.5 million pounds of food collected by the Virginia legal community in the 13th Annual Legal Food Frenzy. “I am so proud of our students’ continuing demonstrated commitment to helping alleviate the hunger problem in …

Making Sense of Tragedy; Is It Possible?

A Message from Dr. William Hathaway Dean, School of Psychology & Counseling The Regent University School of Psychology & Counseling has been actively engaged in helping to meet the needs of those who suffer traumas, tragedies and other life challenges for many years through training and services our team of mental health educators and students …

What’s the Difference Between a B.A. & B.S. in Psychology?

By Sarah Nguyen Thinking about entering the field of psychology and wondering which degree program—Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) or Bachelor of Science (B.S.)—is right for you? At first glance it may seem like the difference between a B.A. in Psychology and B.S. is just one letter, but it’s actually much more than that. See What Regent …

Regent Offers Counseling, Services to Families Affected by Mass Shooting

By Sarah Nguyen VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.— Regent faculty are helping bring critical relief to victims’ families and first responders following a mass shooting last Friday at the Municipal Center that left 12 dead and several injured — one of the deadliest in the country this year. “It’s just an overwhelming amount of grief,” said Dr. …

5 Amazing Spots Within Driving Distance of Regent’s Campus

Regent University is seated in the southern area of Hampton Roads. The combination of beach, nature and history make it an exciting place to call home. We’d be remiss if we didn’t give you a chance to take full advantage of some local gems. Fortunately, if you plan on visiting Regent, or attending on-campus, you’ll …

How to Conquer College Math (and other required courses that might intimidate you)

  By Katie Llewellyn It’s true. If you’re a college student, the day will come when you have to add that one class that you’re dreading to your course schedule. You’ve put it off as long as you can, but now your academic advisor is starting to give you a bit of side-eye, even if through …

Regent University Receives High Marks in Coastal Virginia Magazine’s Annual Survey Awards

Last week, Costal Virginia Magazine released its annual survey in which readers vote on their top choices for restaurants, notable businesses and educational institutions in Hampton Roads. Following suit from last year, the survey — widely recognized in the surrounding community — named Regent University for the “Overall Gold” award in the “Best of Higher …

Summer Orientation, Advising & Registration (SOAR) Session 2

Regent’s Summer Orientation, Advising & Registration (SOAR) is designed for traditional-aged freshmen (23 and younger) who plan to study on campus. Parents are encouraged to attend as well. You will connect with other students, view your potential housing arrangements, meet with Academic Advising, and get ready for the fall. If you are a traditional student …

Summer Orientation, Advising & Registration (SOAR) Session 1

Regent’s Summer Orientation, Advising & Registration (SOAR) is designed for traditional-aged freshmen (23 and younger) who plan to study on campus. Parents are encouraged to attend as well. You will connect with other students, view your potential housing arrangements, meet with Academic Advising, and get ready for the fall. If you are a traditional student …

Regent University’s Largest Graduating Class Commissioned at 2019 Commencement

A sentimental 20-something College of Arts & Sciences graduate poses for a final selfie with her college roommates. “Say, ‘Pizza rolls and chocolate!’” they tease, in homage to the late-night menu that got them through finals. A School of Law graduate embraces his wife through tears of joy. “This is our degree,” he insists. A …