If you have been watching the news lately, chances are you’ve heard some type of story relating to cybersecurity, credit card security breaches, data ethics, or some other topic involving our increasingly virtual- and cyber-based lives. The demand for cybersecurity experts, enterprise project management, and ethical data handling seems to increase daily. As an answer to this growing need, VIU is excited to announce the expansion of its Master of Information Systems (MIS) program to include seven new specializations!

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The School of Education is excited to announce the February event in our Voices from the Field (VFF) Speaker Series: a panel presentation on Promoting Communication Skills and Workforce Readiness through Co-Teaching.

All are welcome. Please join us for what is sure to be an enlightening and inspiring event!

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The School of Education was pleased to hold its January edition of its Voices from the Field Speaker Series on January 23, 2014 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm. The event consisted of a panel discussion on “Positioning Yourself for Employment Opportunities in Education.”

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Welcomes New Students in the Spring ’14 Semester

Every semester, students hailing from all over the world come to VIU to pursue their dreams of studying in America. The Spring semesters see especially large numbers of new students, all of whom are prepared for academic excellence at VIU’s New Student Orientation. New students receive a warm welcome. University staff and faculty eagerly welcome students at workshops, presentations, and other sessions; current student volunteers take new students on a tour of campus and share stories from their own experiences.

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Just in time for Virginia International University’s 15th Anniversary, we are proud to launch University Magazine in 2014. This unique publication is the result of countless hours of hard work and dedication of many staff, faculty and students. The first issue features stories on everyday student life as well as hot topics in education, technology, and current affairs.

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