Liberty University's football stadium is empty as students were welcomed back to the university's campus, Tuesday March 24 , 2020, in Lynchburg, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
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March 25, 2020 - 9:24 am
By SARAH RANKIN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Officials in Lynchburg, Virginia, said Tuesday they were fielding complaints about the hundreds of students who have returned from spring break to Liberty University, where President Jerry Falwell Jr. welcomed them back amid the new coronavirus...
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September 13, 2019 - 3:28 pm
By BEN FINLEY Associated Press Students at Liberty University in Virginia gathered Friday to protest in the wake of news reports containing allegations that school president Jerry Falwell Jr. improperly benefited from the institution and disparaged students in emails. Students jointed together at...
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May 20, 2018 - 9:18 am
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter took a gentle poke at President Donald Trump at the start of a commencement address to graduates of Liberty University in Virginia. Taking the podium Saturday to a standing ovation a year after Trump spoke to Liberty graduates, Carter took note of...
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