- February 28, 2019

An expose’ on National Careers Week by Our Most Amiable Ms Robyn

An expose’ on National Careers Week by Our Most Amiable Ms Robyn

Monday, March 4th – Thursday, March 7th If you have not already heard the buzz on Virginia International University’s campus, the Career Services & Alumni Relations Department has teamed up with the Job Club, to present a week of career-focused activities, featured guest speakers, and resources designed to enhance your marketability for the job market.  […]

- February 27, 2019

Dr. Asaya Shares on Project Management Career: What is New?

Dr. Asaya Shares on Project Management Career: What is New?

Towards the end of last year (2018), the project management institute (PMI) launched an update to the fifth edition of the PMBOK – the project management book of knowledge. In the sixth edition of the PMBOK, not much really changed in the fundamental and conceptual layout and the premises of the project management framework; phases […]

- February 26, 2019

VIU African Pride Club Marks the end of Black History Month Celebration

VIU African Pride Club Marks the end of Black History Month Celebration

Black History Month, also known as African-American History Month is an annual observance celebrated in United States in the month of February. It began as a way for remembering important people and events in the history of the African diaspora. Black History Month was first proposed by black educators and the Black United students at […]

- February 22, 2019

Dr. Poussaint unveils what passion means to her.

Dr. Poussaint unveils what passion means to her.

I have a love and passion for teaching.  Although this passion was demonstrated in small ways throughout my 30 year career in corporate America, I did not fully find and unlock this passion until later.  I enjoyed my years working as a business executive, but it was not my passion.  My passion is learning and […]

- February 19, 2019

Dr. Watson Weighs in on Finding Her Passion

Dr. Watson Weighs in on Finding Her Passion

There aren’t many things in my life that I’m not passionate about. Some wonder how could there be so many things. But to know me is to know that I make the best out of just about everything that touches my life. I’m passionate about my children, my grandchildren, my family, my dogs, my Christian […]

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Sushma Shukla

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Sushma Shukla

Adjunct Faculty in VIU 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! Home: Bastar, India Academic field: Economics Words of wisdom: Nothing is Impossible!! Last […]

Dr. Mark Thaller Weighs in on Passion

Dr. Mark Thaller Weighs in on Passion

So . . . I’ve been asked to write about passion; something that all of us know is important, and yet many of us take for granted. In fact, it’s very unlikely that we can find a single person claiming to lack self-proclaimed passion. Yet, it’s also likely that upon asking ten people to define […]

The Real Meaning of Red

The Real Meaning of Red

Roses are red…Violets are blue!!! The month of February is undoubtedly associated with the color Red. However, for us in the VIU Department of Business, we like to see Red as passion. Passion for work, ethics, academics, family and other aspects. What does the word passion mean to you? We will share with you insights […]