During this holiday season many join together with friends and family as they celebrate together. We hope that you will take time to reflect on this year and celebrate all your accomplishments. Some of you are graduating, some are in the middle of your programs, while others are just beginning your academic journeys. We […]
We held our first VIU Diversity Luncheon Series: Muslims Ramadan Festival on July 20, 2015. The purpose of the event was to educate students about the Muslim faith and the significance of Raman in the Muslim culture. Dr. Bilgin opened the event by talking about diversity and why it is important. We then had a […]
Student Affairs held its second VIU Diversity Luncheon Series 2: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month on September 24, 2015. The purpose of the event was to educate students about the Hispanic culture. We had a guest speaker, Michel Zajur, Founder and CEO of the Virginia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce talked about his family immigrating from Mexico […]
Student Affairs held its third VIU Diversity Luncheon Series 3: Celebrating Diwali-The Festival of Light on November 12, 2015. The purpose of the event was to educate students about why people celebrate Diwali. To open the event, Dr. Ramesh Ravella talked about Diwali and the significance of the event. We then enjoyed listening to the […]
We want to take a moment to wish our Administrative Assistant, Lukas Klimek well as he pursues a new adventure. Starting today, please feel free to send your questions to the SB@viu.eduor reach out to Lena Starr, Dr. Cherry, or Dr. Klinefelter should you need anything.
We are sponsoring a toy drive for the holidays to put a smile on the faces of children at INOVA Children’s Hospital. When you’re out doing your holiday shopping, please consider picking up a new toy to provide comfort, security, and happiness to the patients during their stay. All items must be new and unwrapped. The following […]
In the event of severe weather conditions, VIU may decide to close all non-essential University operations. Upon an authorized official closing, all full-time employees scheduled to work on that particular day are expected to telecommute, to the extent possible, and will receive their regular pay. When the University is not officially closed all employees […]
Just as a reminder to staff, VIU will be closed on the following days: Friday, December 23rd Monday, December 26th Monday, January 2nd The winter break period (Dec 27-30) is a holiday period for VIU employees, but the University will be open. This means that some departments will need to provide coverage during this period. […]