Posted on: May 23, 2017

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 the ceremony beginning at 2 p.m.

This year’s keynote commencement speaker was Mr. Ahmed R. Ali, founder and President of TISTA Science and Technology Corporation. A former U.S. Navy serviceman, Ali, has over 25 years of military, federal government, and civilian experience in the fields of engineering, information technology, cybersecurity, and project management.

The school of Public and International Affairs is proud to congratulate the class of 2017: Pinar Bahceci, Ademola (Philip) Onafuye, Banjo Yetunde, Chairmaa Raihanoune. We wish them successful and inspiring careers!