"On March 23, Falwell announced that the Lynchburg, Virginia, campus would reopen residence halls after spring break. 'Our thinking was, "Let’s get [students] back as soon as we can—the ones who want to come back,"'.... He added that Lynchburg’s mayor and city manager 'thanked us for making that decision.' Those officials, however, claim they were misled." - Church Leaders
“… a new report this week in Inside Higher Ed describes the decision to cut a dozen divinity school faculty, its falling enrollment, and a new strategy to combat what it refers to as Liberty’s broader ‘struggles online and a shrinking applicant pool.’” - Christianity Today
"During a remarkable convocation service at Liberty University on March 29, psychologist and best-selling author Jordan Peterson unexpectedly encountered the desperation of someone who wanted to change his life, but who seemed lost to know how to begin." -World
This October, Liberty University will release a full-length feature film called The Trump Prophecy. The movie will tell the story of a retired fireman who swears God told him Donald Trump would be president — in 2011. Many Liberty University film students and graduates were less than thrilled at this news, and they told PJ Media this movie may permanently damage the credibility of their film program.
"While outsiders might assume Carter’s invitation was motivated by a desire to assuage the dissenting students, Falwell expressed genuine appreciation for his record as a Christian and humanitarian in the Liberty press release announcing Carter as the ceremony’s speaker." CToday