Congratulations to SPIA 2017 Graduates!

Congratulations to SPIA 2017 Graduates!

Virginia International University hosted its 12th annual commencement ceremony with keynote speaker, Ahmed R. Ali On Saturday, May 6th, Virginia International University (VIU)  hosted its 12th annual graduation commencement ceremony, at the George Mason University Center for the Arts, celebrating the accomplishments of 484 students from around the globe. VIU’s President, Dr. Isa Sarac, will presided over […]

International Conference on Computing and Technology, November 3-4, 2017

International Conference on Computing and Technology, November 3-4, 2017

The School of Computer and Information Systems at Virginia International University is proud to host the Second International Conference on Computing and Technology. This event is designed to provide academics and professionals within the computer technology sphere, with quality educational and networking opportunities to enhance their careers and stay up-to-date in the ever-changing technological world. The conference […]

2017 CDIA Conference on Rethinking Regions – Keynote Presentations (Full Videos)

2017 CDIA Conference on Rethinking Regions – Keynote Presentations (Full Videos)

The  2017 CDIA Conference Rethinking Regions: Asia, Africa, Middle East and Central Asia held on April 27th-28th  and organized by the Center for Democracy (CDIA) and the School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA) bought together 28 presenters, among them six (6) distinguished keynote speakers. Their keynote presentations can be viewed in the video below: 

- May 12, 2017

Global Bistro Coming Soon!

Global Bistro Coming Soon!

We have exciting news about our café! As of April 10, 2017, construction started in preparation for our cafeteria, Global Bistro. There will be approximately eight to nine weeks of construction before our grand opening, if everything goes smoothly. During this construction period, please disregard any loud noises you may hear. We sincerely apologize for […]

Faculty Spotlight

Faculty Spotlight

Congratulations to the following members of our faculty who received VIU’s “Best Faculty Award” for 2017.  These awards were determined by student satisfaction survey results and handed out at the graduation dinner on May 5th. School of Business Dr. Sushma Shukla Teaching at VIU since 2014   Ph.D. in Economics   M. Phil. in Economics […]

- May 5, 2017

Graduation Speaker: Xabier Osa Mendes

Graduation Speaker: Xabier Osa Mendes

I remember sitting at the graduation ceremony for my best friend´s graduation and as the ceremony went by, they called the student speaker. Here he was, speaking to some of the most influential students in the world. I was not a student at the moment, but he had an impact on me.

- May 4, 2017

Graduation Student Speaker: Vinita Vijay Rao

Graduation Student Speaker: Vinita Vijay Rao

Well, we did it. We all have achieved one major milestone in our lives: we are graduates now!

UM Issue 7: Alt-Rock Dreams

UM Issue 7: Alt-Rock Dreams

Sam Gaius is currently a VIU student studying for his Masters in Information Systems Management. He has performed at VIU Got Talent, VIU Idol, and other various events on and off-campus in the past and hopes to kick-start the VIU Music Club. UNIVERSITY MAGAZINE: What first inspired you to start singing? SAM GAIUS: Singing has […]

- May 2, 2017

Important Graduation Reminders

Important Graduation Reminders

Hey, Graduates! Your 2017 Commencement Ceremony is only days away. To ensure you are prepared for graduation we have prepared this ceremony checklist for you.