2020-Present

June 11, 2020: ODU held a March for Justice to support the Black Lives Matter movement after the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor

July 2020: Louisa A. Igloria, a professor in the Creative Writing program, is named Poet Laureate of Virginia

2020: Sydney Fletcher becomes the first female member of the Monarch Marching Band's snare drum line

2020-Present