- April 27, 2017

How to Dress for Graduation

How to Dress for Graduation

Graduation is right around the corner! For those who are graduating, the commencement ceremony is a significant occasion and you want to make sure you look good for this memorable day! The graduation ceremony will take around four to five hours and is a combination of standing and sitting. Make sure your dress comfortably albeit […]

- April 21, 2017

Business Casual vs. Business Professional

Business Casual vs. Business Professional

Whether you’re interviewing for an internship, a full-time career, or attending a job fair it’s important to understand how you dress for on a particular occasion- whether it is business professional or business casual style. Your clothing will have a major impact on how the people view you.

Today’s Big Q: How to Survive Final Exams

Today’s Big Q: How to Survive Final Exams

It’s final exam time! Exams are a significant part, not only of the class but also on your final grades. No matter how difficult an exam may be, you should strive to do the best you can do. Here are a few practices that will help you survive finals.

Check Out Jobs@VIU

Check Out Jobs@VIU

If you haven’t had a chance to check out our Jobs@VIU Facebook page, you should check it out to find out what it’s like to work at VIU.  We try to highlight our culture and recognize our employees as much as possible.  This includes pictures, videos, employee spotlights, and (of course) job openings. This week, […]

Corporate Fun Run 5K

Corporate Fun Run 5K

VIU will be participating in the 2017 Northern Virginia Corporate Fun Run to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.  The event will take place on Tuesday, June 27th at 5pm at Ticonderoga Farm in Chantilly, VA. Anyone interested in participating on the VIU-sponsored team should contact hr@viu.edu before June 1st.  More information to come!

Cyber Security Management Consulting Seminar – Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Cyber Security Management Consulting Seminar – Tuesday, May 9, 2017

VIU’s School of Business is hosting a Cyber Security Management Consulting seminar for those interested in learning more about Management Consulting. We will be hearing about this rapidly growing field from Lieutenant Colonel Antonio Johnson, US Army, retired. Please reserve your seat for this interactive session on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 from 8 am to […]

2017 CDIA-SPIA CONFERENCE ON RETHINKING REGIONS PROGRAM PUBLISHED

2017 CDIA-SPIA CONFERENCE ON RETHINKING REGIONS PROGRAM PUBLISHED

  Conference Program  Thursday, April 27, 2017 8:30am –  9:00 am             Registration and Breakfast  9:00am – 9:10am               Opening Remarks Dr. Klara Bilgin, Dean, School of Public and International Affairs Virginia International University

- April 11, 2017

Calling All Talented Employees!

Calling All Talented Employees!

The Fun Bunch hosted a Paint Night in March where our very own Ken Kidmungtangdee gave instruction on how to do watercolor painting.  This was a great activity where people got to have a little fun while learning a new skill and, for some, pick up a new hobby. Last year, we also had an […]

Potato Sack Championship Results!

Potato Sack Championship Results!

During the last week of March, 32 employees signed up to participate in a potato sack tournament.  The competitions were hilarious, only a few minor bruises were suffered, and in the end…there was only one. A great effort was made by the final four: BJ Battulga, Batkhuu Odonchuluun, Kamrul Hasan, and Kenneth Ross.  Facilities represented […]

VIU Commencement Ceremony

VIU Commencement Ceremony

This year’s commencement ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 6th from 2-4pm.  As a reminder, all staff are expected to participate in the event on one of the coordinated teams.  You should have received an Outlook invitation for that day that indicates what hours you will need to be working at the event. All […]

- April 6, 2017

Make up 102

Make up 102

 

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Hello Spring!

Hello Spring!

Spring has finally arrived at VIU and there are many fun and exciting things to do this April! We’ve put together a great list of things to do to get out of the house and enjoy the wonderful warm weather this spring.