A Short Analysis of the ISIS Attack against Istanbul Airport

A Short Analysis of the ISIS Attack against Istanbul Airport

Photo source: http://images.christianpost.com/full/98119/istanbul-ataturk-airport.jpg The well-coordinated terror attack against Istanbul Ataturk Airport, once again, has dragged the international community’s attention to the ISIS terror. The nature of ISIS attacks in Turkey can be analyzed in two major ways: the targets of ISIS and why Turkey fails to prevent such attacks.

SCIS Project Competition Series

SCIS Project Competition Series

The SCIS and IT Club is looking for creative and innovative ideas for projects. We will help you complete the project and help you submit it to external events as well as to present it at the International SCIS Conference in November 2016. At this point, we would like to have a 700 word proposal […]

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4th of July Parade

4th of July Parade

If you are looking for an exciting and historic way to celebrate Independence Day this year, look no further: the City of Fairfax will be presenting their 50th Independence Day Parade on Monday, July 4th, 2016 from 10 am- 12 pm.

- June 14, 2016

Word of the Day: Phubbing (Special Edition)

Word of the Day: Phubbing (Special Edition)

We just couldn’t help but post this word of the day because it is SO applicable to our students (and many students across the nation ;)) Thanks, Mededitor and Merriam-Webster! Happy Tuesday! Phubbing (v.): Focusing on your phone while in a social setting. Portmanteau of “phone” and “snubbing.” (as cited in Merriam-Webster, 2016). References Mededitor. […]

Financial Aid Myths

Financial Aid Myths

Students considering federal financial aid to help them pay for college will frequently come across several common myths in their research.  Here are the top seven myths about federal student aid that are not true, as confirmed by the Department of Education.

Men’s Health Awareness

Men’s Health Awareness

Hello Everyone: Join Student Affairs as we promote Men’s Health Month. Make sure to wear blue to support he men in your life! Come out to learn about health issues facing men today.  

Ramadan

Ramadan

Join Student Affairs as we celebrate Ramadan Month. Nihal Balci will be speaking about Ramadan and why it is celebrated. We also encourage faculty, staff, and students to share what Ramadan means to them.  

How to overcome test anxiety

How to overcome test anxiety

Test anxiety is a common and a devastating problem which most of the test takers face in life. Even after good preparation most of the test takers fail to secure a good score. Anxiety can occur either before the exam or during the exam and this can lead to unexpected results in the final exam. […]

How to overcome test anxiety

How to overcome test anxiety

Test anxiety is a common and a devastating problem which most of the test takers face in life. Even after good preparation most of the test takers fail to secure a good score. Anxiety can occur either before the exam or during the exam and this can lead to unexpected results in the final exam. […]

- June 6, 2016

Issue 6: LinkedIn: Allowing Recruiters to Contact You about Employment

Issue 6: LinkedIn: Allowing Recruiters to Contact You about Employment

Robert Brandau teaching prospective employees about the ins-and-outs of LinkedIn Recruiting.  Robert Brandau is the Founding Director of Career-Confidence.org. He has been in the recruiter field since 1998 in full time and part time capacities. He teaches, coaches and encourages people in job transitions. He has spoken at Virginia International University in March and April […]

- June 1, 2016

Ice Cream Social

Ice Cream Social