- February 27, 2018

Student Guest Blogger: Redefining Success

Student Guest Blogger: Redefining Success

We grew up hearing almost every day that we need to be successful. We live in a competitive society that prizes the best in the class, rewards Olympics champions, honors celebrities, and pays hundreds of dollars to musicians.  They have become our example of what it means to be successful.

Event: Immigration Policy Forum (Mach 3, 2018) 9:30 am- 12:00 pm

Event: Immigration Policy Forum (Mach 3, 2018)  9:30 am- 12:00 pm

The forum will focus on the current immigration debate and the critical policy and identity issues at stake. From the legacy of the 1965 Immigration and Naturalization Act to the impact of the current political climate and legislative battles – the speakers trace the key political and social impact of these developments in Northern Virginia.

Meet Dr. Brooks

Meet Dr. Brooks

Richard Brooks moved to the DMV area from a tour in South Korea, Dr. Brooks studied International and Domestic Conflict Resolution specializing in Generational Conflict at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale Florida. Upon returning from South Korea after a 3 year tour Dr. Brooks began immediately teaching and training federal and private sector employees on […]

Armedia 2018 Hackathon Winner!

Armedia 2018 Hackathon Winner!

Abatekoue Samuel Klutse is an international student from Togo, Africa. He is an active member in VIU’s Student Union and as an MCS student specializing in Software Engineering, Samuel believes that having a passion for what you’re studying will guide you to future success. A hackathon is typically a contest in which participants, either individually […]

- February 20, 2018

Meet Professor Jeffrey White

Meet Professor Jeffrey White

Professor White has had a varied background in law, health care, and big business. He’s worked in private equity for several years, helping small businesses all over the country in mergers and acquisitions. He’s owned his own businesses, both successes and failures, and draws from each in his teaching. Prior to joining VIU he has […]

- February 15, 2018

Welcome Dr. Amaefule

Welcome Dr. Amaefule

Dr. Ezewuchi Amaefule received a doctor of business administration (DBA) degree in 2009 from Argosy, Washington, DC, and MSA and BSBA in accounting in 1987 and 1985 respectively from Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois.  He has taught several accounting classes as an Adjunct Professor between Argosy University DC campus, Strayer University, and South University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

- February 13, 2018

Congratulations Khuder Doyod!

Congratulations Khuder Doyod!

School of Business and Dr. Yun Lee would like to congratulate Khuder Doyod on his selection to one of the 25 Best Teams for the X-Culture competition. This competition involves 12 real-world business challenges selected by X-Culture. People from around the world work in teams to compete to try and develop solutions. 5,359 MBA students, undergraduate […]

VIU Around the Globe: Nepal

VIU Around the Globe: Nepal

Mr. Prashish Shrestha, Executive Vice President of Business Development and IT, represented VIU at the Education USA Forum and Student Fair in Kathmandu, Nepal from January 31 until February 2, 2018.  VIU was among 71 US-based universities who attended the fair and met with over 2,100 prospective students interested in pursuing higher education in the […]

- February 8, 2018

Meet Dr. Coleman

Meet Dr. Coleman

  Dr. John Coleman is a Systems Engineering Project Portfolio Professional.  He can deliver an impact by defining and managing a diverse portfolio of systems development, business process, new product & service development, and Research and Development (R&D) projects. He has demonstrated expertise in strategic management, project management, organizational effectiveness; operational excellence; and, business development. […]

- February 6, 2018

Congratulations Dr. Shukla

Congratulations Dr. Shukla

Dr. Shukla published her article “Human capital and economic growth in India” in the International Journal of Current Research in November 2017. Read her article at http://www.gmferd.com/journalcra.com/sites/default/files/26177.pdf. Congratulations Dr. Shukla!

Meet the SCIS Team: Dr. Chakib Chraibi

Meet the SCIS Team: Dr. Chakib Chraibi

I am currently the Dean of the School of Computer Information Systems. I am very glad to have the opportunity to serve Virginia International University students and help them accomplish their educational and professional goals to become globally competent professionals and leaders in the computer technology field. These are exciting times to be in the […]

- February 2, 2018

Ukrainian Embassy Meeting

Ukrainian Embassy Meeting

A collaboration meeting took place on January 31, 2018 between the Ukrainian Embassy, Washington D.C. and VIU, Fairfax, VA. At the meeting, George Dubynskyi, the Embassy of Ukraine to the USA First Secretary, and Official representative of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine; Victoria Fedorets, the Academic Coordinator for the School of Education; and Dr. […]

New to the PMBOK 6th Edition

New to the PMBOK 6th Edition

Dr. Asaya shares some of the new changes in the PMBOK 6th edition. Readers familiar with the text can expect to see some new phrases and some new focuses.  Below are just eight of the changes in this new edition.