VIU Attends Higher Education Reception at the Embassy of South Africa

VIU Attends Higher Education Reception at the Embassy of South Africa

  On Thursday, September 27, 2018, Dr. Ron Kovach, Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Dr. Suleyman Bahceci, Executive Vice President for University Advancement, represented Virginia International University (VIU) at the Embassy of South Africa’s reception in Washington, DC celebrating the South Africa-U.S.A Higher Education Workshop aimed at fostering collaboration between both countries.

- September 27, 2018

Guest Blogger – Guard Against Fake News

Guest Blogger – Guard Against Fake News

What if everybody checked the news before sharing it? If you are someone who reads the news, listens to the radio on your way to work, watches TV or even accesses Facebook/Twitter once in a while, you are familiar with the term “Fake News”. It became scandalous in the 2016 election – some people (and […]

VIU Welcomes Korean Delegation from the International Youth Fellowship

VIU Welcomes Korean Delegation from the International Youth Fellowship

On Friday, September 21st 2018, Virginia International University hosted a delegation from International Youth Fellowship (IYF) a faith-based non-profit organization headquartered in the state of California.

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Rebecca Sachs, School of Education

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Rebecca Sachs, School of Education

Virginia International University’s Academic Affairs is running a regular VIU Faculty Highlight feature to showcase the variety and expertise of our VIU faculty body. Get to know a little about our faculty and appreciate VIU’s faculty diversity!

How Unique Are You In Managing Conflict?

How Unique Are You In Managing Conflict?

On Thursday, September 20th 2018, the School of Public and International Affairs at Virginia International University (VIU) hosted a dynamic workshop on the topic of conflict management facilitated by retired Federal Mediator, Mr. John A. Wagner. Mr. Wagner was appointed an Alternative Dispute Resolution Specialist for the Agency of Health Care Research and Quality in […]

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Virginia International University supports International Youth Fellowship’s “Christmas Cantata.”

Virginia International University supports International Youth Fellowship’s “Christmas Cantata.”

Deborah Brent, AVP of Local Enrollment Services and Communications, represented the VIU Executive Team at this year’s “Christmas Cantata” VIP Reception on September 19th.

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Saya Sone

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Saya Sone

Virginia International University’s Academic Affairs is running a regular VIU Faculty Highlight feature to showcase the variety and expertise of our VIU faculty body. Get to know a little about our faculty and appreciate VIU’s faculty diversity!

- September 14, 2018

Constitution Day 2018 – A Day to Honor Freedom and Citizenship!

Constitution Day 2018 – A Day to Honor Freedom and Citizenship!

Virginia International University honors Constitution Day 2018 on Monday, September 17th.  The VIU Student Affairs and the Library have planned an educational program that will share the meaning behind the ratification of the US Constitution.

Hampton Dowling Presents at Supply Chain Insights Global Summit

Hampton Dowling Presents at Supply Chain Insights Global Summit

Professor Hampton Dowling recently presented at the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit in Philadelphia.  His message focused on external influences on today’s pace of digital transformation, and implications to global logistics, business strategies and investments. The difference in consumer demand signals and demand forecast from 2016 to today is 180

- September 12, 2018

In Honor of National Day of Service and Remembering: VIU Students Volunteer at the Lamb Center

In Honor of National Day of Service and Remembering: VIU Students Volunteer at the Lamb Center

September 11th is the National Day of Service and Remembrance. It is a day to remember all who lost and sacrificed their lives to help others 17 years ago. The VIU community participated in this tradition of service on Tuesday by volunteering at the Lamb Center. The Lamb Center is a facility that provides food, […]

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Kymm Watson, Dean School of Business

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Kymm Watson, Dean School of Business

Virginia International University’s Academic Affairs is running a regular VIU Faculty Highlight feature to showcase the variety and expertise of our VIU faculty body. Get to know a little about our faculty and appreciate VIU’s faculty diversity!

- September 11, 2018

International Literacy 2018!

International Literacy 2018!

What better topic for Virginia International University to honor than international literacy in our world. As an institution of higher learning that serves a diverse student population from all corners of the planet, we see firsthand the positive impact increased education and literacy has on the futures of our students, graduates, and their families.

VIU hosting the Multicultural Chambers Alliance Candidate Forum 2018 on September 30th!

VIU hosting the Multicultural Chambers Alliance Candidate Forum 2018 on September 30th!

Virginia International University will play host to this year’s Candidate Forum 2018 on Sunday, September 30th from 3:30pm to 6:30pm! 

- September 10, 2018

Student Union: Fall Semester Back 2 School Party

Student Union: Fall Semester Back 2 School Party

On Wednesday, September 5, 2018, the Student Union organized a Fall Semester Back 2 School Party for new and returning VIU students. The purpose of the party was to formally welcome all students, and introduce the Student Union members to a wider audience of students.

VIU Celebrates International Literacy Day

VIU Celebrates International Literacy Day

VIU celebrated International Literacy Day 2018 by inviting Dr. Erdoan Shipoli to discuss his latest book Islam, Securitization, and US Foreign Policy. Dr. Shipoli, a former VIU faculty in VIU’s School of Public & International Affairs, received his PhD from Georgetown University and currently works as a talent acquisition consultant at Cybertek Solutions. Dr. Shipoli […]

- September 6, 2018

VIU Faculty: Free Professional Development through Magna Commons!

VIU Faculty: Free Professional Development through Magna Commons!

VIU Faculty & Administrators: A reminder that VIU has purchased access to Magna Commons! As a member of our campus community, this online professional development webinar content from Magna Publications is available at no cost to you. You can use magna commons webinars towards your VIU in-service credits as well.

Welcome Dr. Appiah!

Welcome Dr. Appiah!

Dr. Emmanuel Appiah brings with him extensive experience and a wealth of knowledge.  He has been working for a governmental organization in the Washington DC metro area for over 17 years.  His professional experience spans from the Federal, State, and local governments as well as the private industry.