- July 31, 2018

Guest Blogger: Experience Outside of the Classroom

Guest Blogger: Experience Outside of the Classroom

Julieth Paulini shares her experience working with Global X-Culture and her preparation for her upcoming presentation in Italy while completing her MBA degree.

- July 26, 2018

The Bigger Picture… It’s all about Global Sourcing and Logistics!

The Bigger Picture… It’s all about Global Sourcing and Logistics!

I’m excited to bring the world of global sourcing and associated logistics to tomorrow’s business leaders. With an MBA, today’s aspiring corporate leaders have so many opportunities to experience a truly integrated mosaic of technology, business strategy and processes, and extraordinary breadth of demand signals.  What great time to be learning and growing within a […]

- July 24, 2018

Are You Looking For an Exciting Career? Try Global Logistics!!

Are You Looking For an Exciting Career?  Try Global Logistics!!

WHAT IS GLOBAL LOGISTICS? It is the management of products and information about the products from one place to another, starting from the time they are produced until they reach the consumer.  It includes coordination of information about inventory, shipping, materials handling, production, packaging, transportation, distribution, storage and security of products.

- July 20, 2018

Back to School Season – A Yearly Phenomena!

Back to School Season – A Yearly Phenomena!

When mid-July hits each year, the messaging for “Back to School” goes into full swing. It makes us think “Where did the Summer Go?” The School Buzz is not only evident in advertising and the retail stores, but consumes our thoughts as we have to start preparing for the big day when classes start up […]

VIU Offers Innovative Summer STEM Boot Camps

VIU Offers Innovative Summer STEM Boot Camps

This summer, VIU’s School of Computer Information Systems offered a first-time STEM boot camp geared to Washington, D.C-area high schools students in grades 9 to 12. The STEM boot camp was designed to challenge and engage high school students interested in the cutting-edge fields of Cybersecurity, Coding and Artificial Intelligence. The VIU Summer STEM boot […]

- July 19, 2018

VIU Regional Scholarships Still Available for Fall 2018!

VIU Regional Scholarships Still Available for Fall 2018!

Applications are still being accepted for Virginia International University Regional Scholarships. VIU is offering up to 18 scholarships to incoming fall students from the following countries: – North America and the Caribbean – Central and South America – Sub-Saharan Africa – East Asia and the Pacific – Europe and Eurasia – Middle-East and North Africa […]

VIU is now a member of Virginia Consortium of Quality Matters (QM)

VIU is now a member of Virginia Consortium of Quality Matters (QM)

  Virginia International University is committed to ensuring that its online courses and programs employ best practices based on the existing research literature. Course-development goals are focused on ensuring the highest levels of student learning, interaction, and engagement.

Student Union Volunteers in honor of Nelson Mandela International Day

Student Union Volunteers in honor of Nelson Mandela International Day

July 18, 2018 has been identified as Nelson Mandela International Day. On this day, we are encouraged to follow Mandela’s call to “make this world a better place.” The Nelson Mandela Foundation dedicated this year’s Nelson Mandela Day to action against poverty. In honor of this, the student union and volunteers went to the Bailey’s […]

VIU Receives Second Place Ribbon from City of Fairfax for July 4th Parade

VIU Receives Second Place Ribbon from City of Fairfax for July 4th Parade

   On July 4, 2018, Virginia International University participated in the City of Fairfax July 4th Parade. The theme for this year’s parade was “live life connected.”

Data Analysis Skill: A Leverage for Job Security

Data Analysis Skill: A Leverage for Job Security

Traditionally, professionals trained in business administration, finance and accounting, international trade and logistics and executive management are effectively running various business operations.  But in the contemporary global economic order where labor, capital, natural resources and entrepreneurship are integrated and interconnected with complex business models, it becomes difficult for managers to make competitive business decisions without […]

VIU Visits the Embassy of Croatia

VIU Visits the Embassy of Croatia

On the heels of Croatia’s World Cup achievements, Dr. Kovach, VIU Vice President for Academic Affairs and Ms. Fowler Corsi, Academic Affairs, visited the Embassy of Croatia in Washington, DC to discuss possible academic collaboration with universities in Croatia. This latest European embassy visit is part of VIU’s strategic summer embassy outreach designed to create […]

- July 17, 2018

Student Union Fundraising Event: Car Wash

Student Union Fundraising Event: Car Wash

On July 13th, the Student Union held a Car Wash Fundraising Event which was located behind Virginia International University from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Welcome Dr. Watson!

Welcome Dr. Watson!

We are excited to announce that Dr. Kymm Watson has joined the School of Business! She will be leading the School of Business as our Dean. Dr. Watson brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience. To learn more about her specific experience please visit this https://blogs.viu.edu/2018/07/viu-welcomes-new-school-of-business-dean/. We hope you take a moment to […]

- July 16, 2018

VIU Welcomes New School of Business Dean

VIU Welcomes New School of Business Dean

VIU will welcome Dr. Kymm Watson to the VIU community as its new Dean of the School of Business on July 17, 2018.

- July 13, 2018

From the Balkans to the Baltics: VIU Embassy Outreach Visits

From the Balkans to the Baltics: VIU Embassy Outreach Visits

As part of VIU’s ongoing strategic outreach to Washington, DC-based embassies, Dr. Klara Bilgin, Dean of VIU’s School of Public & International Affairs, and Ms. Tanith Fowler Corsi, VIU Academic Affairs, recently took a tour from the Balkans to the Baltics by visiting the embassy of Bulgaria (Dr. Bilgin’s home country) and the embassy of […]

- July 12, 2018

Welcome Dr. Srinidhi Anantharamiah

Welcome Dr. Srinidhi Anantharamiah

We would like to welcome our newest team member, Dr. Srinidhi (Shree) Anantharamiah. Dr. Shree brings a wealth of knowledge to the team and we are pleased to introduce him. Dr. Srinidhi Anantharamiah, or Shree, as he likes to be called, was born in Mumbai (Bombay), India and came to the USA when he was […]

- July 11, 2018

Scholarships are Financial Options for Those Who Take the Time to Apply!

Scholarships are Financial Options for Those Who Take the Time to Apply!

  Applying for Scholarships does not need to be cumbersome. So much scholarship aid goes unclaimed every year in the United States, just because students choose to not take the time to apply. This should never be the case as scholarships can often make the path to higher education an affordable reality. One does not […]

- July 10, 2018

VIU Offers Innovative Summer STEM Boot Camps

VIU Offers Innovative Summer STEM Boot Camps

This summer, VIU’s School of Computer Information Systems offered a first-time STEM boot camp geared to Washington, D.C-area high schools students in grades 9 to 12. The STEM boot camp was designed to challenge and engage high school students interested in the cutting-edge fields of Cybersecurity, Coding and Artificial Intelligence. The VIU Summer STEM boot […]

VIU Welcomes New Academic Affairs Coordinator

VIU Welcomes New Academic Affairs Coordinator

In June 2018, the VIU Academic Affairs community was pleased to welcome Ms. Tanith Fowler Corsi as its new Academic Affairs Coordinator. Ms. Fowler Corsi brings over twenty years of experience working in international higher education at universities, non-profit organizations, and international education companies. She has worked extensively in education abroad at George Mason University […]

Summer VIU Embassy Visits

Summer VIU Embassy Visits

This past June, Dr. Ron Kovach, Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Dr. Klara Bilgin, Dean of the School of Public & International Affairs, visited several European embassies as part of a University-wide embassy outreach effort aimed to create new academic partnerships with overseas universities. VIU currently has over 100 international Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs) […]