- August 29, 2017

Professor Abdo Presents at the Public Relations Society Association-National Capital Chapter Workshop

Professor Abdo Presents at the Public Relations Society Association-National Capital Chapter Workshop

  Professor Abdo presented Writing as a PR/Social Media Maven at a workshop hosted by the Public Relations Society Association-National Capital Chapter. Professor Abdo presented on building strategic communication for Digital and Social Media. His presentation answered questions on how to empower your writing and content story telling.  He also reviewed best practices to build an […]

A Welcome to SCIS Students From Dean Chakib Chraibi

A Welcome to SCIS Students From Dean Chakib Chraibi

Greetings SCIS students, As we are beginning a new academic year, I would like to welcome you or welcome you back to the School of Computer Information Systems (SCIS) at Virginia International University. Our aim at SCIS is to empower you to realize your dreams, discover your passion and accomplish your educational and professional objectives […]

- August 17, 2017

Dr. Chala’s AEEA Conference Presentation

Dr. Chala’s AEEA Conference Presentation

Dr. Chala presented on The Paradox of Ethiopian Economic Growth, Famine, and Youth Migration at the annual meeting for the Agricultural & Applied Economic Association. His presentation reviewed Ethiopia’s remarkable and rapid economic growth achievements. However, the United Nation and USAID are reporting that 5-10 Million people are in chronic food shortage for the last […]

- August 1, 2017

Honorable Mention Recognition

Honorable Mention Recognition

On July 4th, VIU participated in the City of Fairfax’s 51stAnnual Independence Day Parade.  The parade is the largest in Northern Virginia and was an excellent opportunity for us to showcase the University. The hard work and long hours from VIU staff paid off as VIU received an Honorable Mention for our float.  Congratulations to […]

Ice Cream Social

Ice Cream Social

To celebrate National Ice Cream Day (July 16th), VIU hosted a surprise ice cream social for its employees on Monday, July 17th.  Following a scheduled fire drill, employees gathered in the back of the building to enjoy the special treat on a particularly hot day.  While the fire drill on July 17th was only practice, it is […]