March - December 2011
November 21, 2011
President Campo and his cabinet visited The Keim Center in Virginia Beach today as part of their annual outreach. To learn more about the mission of The Keim Center, please visit their web site at http://www.cpcot.org/
November 15, 2011
This morning, President Campo was a guest on The Steve Batton Show (Freedom 1650 AM); he and Mr. Batton discussed ethics, the occupy movement, the most recent presidential debate and several other timely topics.
November 11, 2011
President Campo spoke to guests attending Regent's Preview Weekend this evening, and then participated in the Global Day of Worship.
November 9, 2011
Today, President Campo welcomed Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, president of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, as the guest speaker at our Day of Consecration chapel.
November 8, 2011
President and Mrs. Campo participated in Regent's Day of Service today by volunteering at Afton Place in Portsmouth.
November 7, 2011
President Campo appeared on The 700 Club this morning to speak about Regent's Global Week of Worship, which began today with a Day of Repentence.
October 20, 2011
President Campo was a keynote speaker tonight at the G92 Immigration Conference hosted by Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio.
October 19, 2011
President Campo was a guest today on Freedom 1650's "Steve Batton in the Morning."
October 13, 2011
What a pleasure for President Campo to welcome to campus 106 fifth-grade students from Norfolk's Coleman Place Elementary School - visiting Regent to experience what college is like by participating in our "Future College Student" day.
October 5, 2011
President Campo was the guest on WNIS-AM this morning, spending an hour with Tony Macrini on the "Macrini's Morning News Team" broadcast.
October 4, 2011
President Campo was in Jackson, Mississippi today visiting Belhaven University where he was the featured speaker at the university's chapel.
September 29, 2011
Jan Mickelson, host of "Jean Mickelson in the Morning," a very popular show on WHO Radio IOWA, interviewed President Campo today about Rick Perry's immigration comments.
September 28, 2011
University chapel celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month today with President Campo delivering the message. He reminded those in attendance that our names are part of our inheritance and that ultimately it is the Lord who is our inheritance.
This afternoon, President and Mrs. Campo attended a reception honoring presidents of Virginia's colleges, community colleges and universities hosted by Gov. and Mrs. Robert F. McDonnell at the Executive Mansion in Richmond.
September 27, 2011
President Campo met today with the Hon. Knut Abraham, the Consulate General from the Federal Republic of Germany. The president also did an interview with Terry Lowry, host of the "What's Up?" radio show that airs on KKHT in Houston.
September 26, 2011
President Campo hosted student leaders from Regent and several other local colleges and universities at today's annual Student Leadership Luncheon. Adm. Vern Clark was the keynote speaker.
September 23, 2011
Regent University's School of Education held its annual Salute to Teachers event tonight at the Founders Inn. President Campo welcomed the several hundred "Teachers of the Year" who were in attendance, along with their families, friends and colleagues.
September 19, 2011
President Campo is the keynote speaker at Old Dominion University tonight as they celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at a sold-out event in Webb Center.
September 18, 2011
Enjoyed speaking to the wonderful folks at New Song Fellowship Church this morning. And delighted to see Regent alumni who attend there.
September 15, 2011
Jean Loxley-Barnard was honored tonight at the 2011 First Citizen of Chesapeake by the Chesapeake Rotary Club. President Campo had the honor of being the keynote speaker for the event held at the Chesapeake Conference Center and attended by more than 400 people.
September 14, 2011
President Campo is in Tulsa attending the Hispanic Alliance Education Summit being hosted by Oral Roberts University and the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference. Dr. Campo is chair of the Hispanic Alliance for Hispanic Christian Education. The Summit will highlight the academic challenges faced by Latinos and education providers, in addition to strategies and ideas that will be presented to attending pastors, church leaders, academic administrators and educators in an effort to facilitate an upward curve of academic success in the Hispanic Community.
September 9, 2011
President Campo will deliver the morning message at New Song Fellowship Church on Sunday, October 18th. New Song is located in Virginia Beach on the corner of Providence and Woodstock Roads. The service begins at 10:45. Dr. Campo will speak on leadership, referencing Jethro's counsel to his son-in-law, Moses, in Exodus 18.
August 20, 2011
President Campo delivered the morning message for both services at Celebration Family Church in Raleigh, N.C.
August 19, 2011
President Campo was the keynote speaker at an event held at The Worship Center in Raleigh, N.C. David Edwards, Regent's School of Divinity Artist-in-Residence, also performed at the event.
August 17, 2011
Today was move-in day at Regent and President Campo welcomed new students and faculty at various activities throughout the day.
August 16, 2011
President Campo participated in "Regent Reads" by telling the story of "Romeo & Juliet" to a group of about 44 children - some of whom were chosen from the audience to take on various roles in the story.
August 11, 2011
While attending the Willow Creek Leadership Summit at Willow Creek Community Church in Chicago, President Campo is hosting a Regent information session and a kick off event for the Chicago Downtown Alumni Metro Chapter.
August 2, 2011
President Campo was interviewed by Jon Cash on Freedom 1650 AM's The Jon Cash Show; they discussed the future of Cuba.
August 2, 2011
Dr. Tony Atwater, the new president of Norfolk State University, was Dr. Campo's guest at a reception held at Regent to welcome Dr. Atwater to Hampton Roads.
August 1, 2011
President Campo was a guest on Freedom 1650 AM's Steve Batton in the Morning Show to discuss the impact of the current financial situation on student loans, grants, etc.
July 28, 2011
President Campo spoke to the Norfolk Sunrise Rotary Club this morning.
July 27, 2011
Bill Frank of KKZZ-AM Positive Talk Radio in Ventura, CA interviewed President Campo today on several topics, including the often negative portrayal of Christians in film.
July 26, 2011
The 39 5th-graders attending Regent's Summer Urban Youth Academy Camp heard President Campo speak today as part of their three-week experience on our campus.
July 25, 2011
President Campo spoke about Regent's vision, mission and goals at the Enrollment Management university-wide planning retreat.
July 22, 2011
President Campo attended the kick-off event for the Los Angeles Alumni Chapter.
July 13 - 16, 2011
President Campo is attending the Board Standing Policies Manual Conference presented by the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities 2011 Governance Institute.
July 12, 2011
Leadership in higher education was the topic of President Campo's remarks today to the School of Education's Higher Education's Leadership & Management (HELM) doctoral cognate.
July 11, 2011
President Campo spoke today to students who had completed 30 hours in the School of Education's doctoral program and were receiving their Certificates of Advance Graduate Studies.
June 19 - 29, 2011
President Campo is in India as the guest of Dr. P.P. Job, founder and president of the Michael Job Center for Orphan Girls. He is blogging about his trip at http://rupresidentindia.blogspot.com.
June 17, 2011
President Campo was interviewed by a reporter from Charisma magazine about whether enrollment numbers at Regent have increased or decreased in light of the current economy. Dr. Campo was able to share that across the board Regent enrollment is increasing.
Dr. Campo was also interviewed on The Andy Caldwell Show about President Obama's recent trip to Puerto Rico.
June 14, 2011
President Campo presented the Hampton Roads Week Pulse Award in the category of education to Paul Boller, a joint Law/Government student at Regent University. Mr. Boller was chosen for the award based on five criteria: academic excellence, leadership capability, community involvement, innovative thinking and articulation of future goals. The award ceremony was held at Chrysler Hall in Norfolk at the Hampton Roads Gala, the culminating event for Hampton Roads Week.
June 14, 2011
"The Future of Higher Education: The Barometer of America's Future" was the title of President Campo's presentation today to the Rotary Club of Norfolk, one of the largest and oldest civic organizations in Virginia. The club was founded in 1914.
June 11, 2011
"The Road Not Taken, " Robert Frost's famous poem, provided the theme of President Campo's commencement address to the 2011 graduating class of StoneBridge Christian High School, held this afternoon in Regent University's Main Theatre.
June 6, 2011
The Army War College's 57th Annual National Security Seminar (NSS) began today in Carlisle, PA. President Campo is one of approximately 160 business, government, academic and community leaders from across the country invited to take part in the week-long seminar during which distinguished speakers discuss their views on issues of importance to the nation's security and welfare. Today, NSS participants heard Major General John Nicholson give an update on Afghanistan. Tomorrow's theme is civil liberties. On Wednesday, participants will examine the role media plays in shaping national policies.
May 26, 2011
As the keynote speaker at the annual meeting of the Hampton Roads Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, President Campo spoke about the latest census figures showing that there are approximately 630,000 Latinos/Hispanics in Virginia, representing eight percent of the total population. Dr. Campo emphasized the positive economic impact the Latino/Hispanic workforce has on Hampton Roads and why providing higher education opportunities to young Latinos and Hispanics is also critical to our economy.
May 3, 2011
President Campo and Ms. Katie Nienow, director of development for Hope International, discussed the topic "Thrift, Generosity and Honesty" as members of a panel at the Templeton Foundation in Philadelphia.
April 26, 2011
President Campo was the keynote speaker at the Project Inclusion Leadership Development Program's 15th graduation ceremony held at the TCC Roper Performing Arts Center. Among the members of the Class of 2011 was Regent graduate Sandra Smith-Jones, outreach coordinator for the Virginia Public Charter School Project.
April 21, 2011
President Campo offered the benediction at the Urban League of Hampton Roads' annual Whitney M. Young, Jr. gala dinner held at the Renaissance Hotel in Portsmouth. President Campo is a member of the Urban League board.
April 12, 2011
"Making College Completion an Expectation: How the Church Can Help" is the topic of President Campo's address to the annual board meeting of the NHCLC (National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference) being held in San Antonio, Texas.
April 11, 2011
President Campo is attending the SACS (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools) substantive change workshops being held on the campus of Radford University in Radford, VA. SACS is the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the Southern states.
April 9, 2011
While attending The Freedom Federation's Awakening 2011 on the campus of Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA, President Campo participated on two panels. One of the panels addressed immigration - The Challenge to Get It Right. The other panel addressed reaching minority communities - Cultural Concerns and Politcal Consequences.
April 6, 2011
President Campo was a guest on Hannity (FOX News) on Wednesday, April 6, as a member of the show’s Great American Panel. He and two other panel members discussed the pending shutdown of the federal government and recent comments by presidential candidate Herman Cain.
President Campo was also interviewed on Wednesday by a reporter with the Christian Science Monitor regarding the use of welfare programs by immigrant-headed households.
April 4 - 5, 2011
President Campo is attending the 16th Annual National Capitol Forum on Hispanic Higher Education in Washington, D.C. Each spring, leaders of HACU member and partner colleges and universities join public policymakers, key federal agency leaders, allied organizations, corporate, community and philanthropic representatives at what has become a powerful national platform for winning public- and private-sector support for Hispanic higher education. While in D.C., President Campo has meetings with U.S. Congressman Scott Rigell (Virginia's 2nd District) and Congresswoman Virginia Foxx (North Carolina's 5th District). Mrs. Foxx chairs the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.
March 27, 2011
President Campo delivered the message this morning at El iglesia del fe (The Church of Faith) in Quito, Ecuador.
March 25, 2011
President Campo delivered the commencement address at the Universidad Tecnological Indoamerica of Ecuador this morning. Speaking on both the Quito and Ambato campuses, the president's address, titled "Leadership and Professional Practice in a Globalized World," was delivered to the 98 Ecuadorian leaders who successfully completed the International Certificate in Organizational Leadership conducted by Regent University's School of Global Leadership and Entrepreneurship in Ecuador. The program was sponsored and administered by the Office of Global Affairs in partnership with Universidad Tecnologica Indomerica. Program participants are organizational and business leaders, higher education administrators and professors, members of the Ecuadorian parliament and Ecuador’s Federal Police senior leaders.
March 23, 2011
President Campo was the guest presenter today at the Joint College of African-American Pentecostal Bishops' Congress in Cleveland, Ohio. The title of his presentation to the audience of Bishops and Overseers was "Essential vs. Eternal: A Seminary Education in the 21st Century."
March 15, 2011
Speaking of the crisis facing American education today, Lindsey Burke, a policy analyst with The Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C., was the guest speaker at a lunch hosted today by President Campo. Burke's address looked at the social and historical changes impacting public education in the last fifty years, most notably the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), signed by President Lyndon Johnson in 1965. The ESEA was the forerunner to today's No Child Left Behind Act, which continues to raise questions about its impact on public schools.
March 14, 2011
President Carlos Campo has been named chair of the Alliance for Hispanic Christian Education by the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Committee (NHCLC).
According to Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, president of the NHCLC, the purpose of the alliance is to significantly increase Hispanic secondary and post-secondary graduation rates by establishing strategic partnerships between Hispanic evangelical churches and Christian colleges and universities. "Dr. Campo's responsibilities will be to provide visionary leadership to the alliance," Rodriguez explained. "We believe his expertise, commitment and passion will provide prophetic and elder leadership."
President Campo will formulate viable discussion points for the alliance's annual summit attended by Christian colleges and universities committed to the recruitment and retention of Hispanic students.
"We must mobilize our partners from far and wide to heed the Spirit's call to our young people," Campo said, "so that they are not confined to second-class citizenry in this nation that they love. Working together, we will build a coalition of like-minded people to advance education for Latinos/as and help ensure God's purposes for this nation and her people."
March 9-11, 2011
While in Memphis, Tenn., attending the Empowered 21 Global Congress on Holy Spirit empowerment in the 21st century, President Carlos Campo spoke on "Equipping Global Leaders" at The Westminster Academy. He also spoke on the subject of "The Importance of Christian Education in Forming Christian Leaders" at the Evangelical Christian School in Cordova, Tenn.