Liberty University

Liberty’s Former Diversity Officer Sues for $8M

"In a complaint filed Friday in federal court for the Western District of Virginia, Kelvin Edwards, a former executive vice president of management efficiencies and diversity, alleges that he was fired because Liberty’s acting president, Jerry Prevo, does not value diversity." - C.Today

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Liberty University students call for shutdown of Falkirk Center for 'tarnishing' Christian witness

"The petition frequently spoke about the 'damage being done to our school’s reputation by several un-Christlike people and alleged that the Falkirk Center has “tarnished” Liberty’s reputation: 'While Ryan Helfenbein, Charlie Kirk, Eric Metaxas, and other Falkirk fellows champion their politics and their golden calf, we want the world to know how many students do not support them.

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John Piper’s Liberty Convocation Pulled After Election Post

"Two videos of a discussion with Piper and Southern Baptist Convention president J. D. Greear were removed from Liberty’s social media and its convocation page at the direction of interim president Jerry Prevo. Prevo cited negative feedback and the controversy surrounding Piper’s article...The now-pulled convocation session was not politically themed." - C.Today

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Falwell sues Liberty, saying school damaged his reputation

" Jerry Falwell Jr. has sued Liberty University, alleging the school founded by his late pastor father damaged his reputation in a series of public statements that followed his resignation as president and chancellor in August amid a series of scandals." - BPNews

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Liberty Disputes Reports About Falwell Severance Payment

Statement: “By his pre-existing contract, Mr. Falwell is entitled to two years’ base salary as severance.... Additional compensation that Mr. Falwell receives under his agreement following his resignation are only accrued retirement benefits. These accrued retirement payments reflect reasonable terms after 30 years of service to Liberty, with 13 as university president.” - C.Leaders

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