VIU Signs Memorandum of Agreement with Novena University in Nigeria

VIU Signs Memorandum of Agreement with Novena University in Nigeria

During the week of October 8th, 2018 Virginia International University hosted Mr. Chuks Ochonogor, Prochancellor and Chairman of Novena University in Nigeria to discuss potential areas of academic collaboration between both universities.

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Hany Eldeib

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Hany Eldeib

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!

VIU Attends Uzbekistan Independance Day Celebration at the Embassy of Uzbekistan

VIU Attends Uzbekistan Independance Day Celebration at the Embassy of Uzbekistan

On Wednesday, October 3, 2018, Dr. Suleyman Bahceci, EVP for University Advancement and Dr. Ron Kovach, VP for Academic Affairs represented Virginia International University (VIU) at the Uzbekistan Independance Day Celebration hosted by the Embassy of Uzbekistan in Washington, DC. The Uzbehistan Independance Day celebration marks the 1991 Uzbekistan declaration of independence from the USSR.

VIU Hosts ESL End of Term Multicultural Potluck

VIU Hosts ESL End of Term Multicultural Potluck

On Wednesday, October 3, 2018, VIU’s School of Language Studies hosted an end of term potluck for the English Language (ESL) students to celebrate the end of the fall I term.  ESL students from a myriad of countries proudly brought in their national cultural dishes for everyone to sample and enjoy. The end of term […]

VIU Hosts Senator Tim Kaine, Senate and House Candidates at Multicultural Chambers Forum

VIU Hosts Senator Tim Kaine, Senate and House Candidates at Multicultural Chambers Forum

VIU proudly hosted the Candidate’s Forum on Sunday, September 30th at our Fairfax, VA campus.  The event was sponsored by the Multicultural Chambers Alliance comprised of the Asian-American Chamber of Commerce, the Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce, and the Virginia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.   Attendees and members of the Press enjoyed a bi-partisan approach […]

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Zelalem Chala, School of Business

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Zelalem Chala, 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!

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.

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 […]

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.

- September 12, 2018

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

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

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.

- August 30, 2018

VIU Discusses Academic Collaboration at the Embassy of Lithuania

VIU Discusses Academic Collaboration  at the Embassy of Lithuania

As part of Virginia International University’s ongoing Embassy Outreach Program, Dr. Ron Kovach, Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Ms. Tanith Fowler Corsi, Academic Affairs, recently met with Ms. Jūratė Usevičiūtė, First Secretary, at the Embassy of Lithuania in Washington, DC.

- August 27, 2018

VIU Library and Writing Center Welcome New Fall 2018 Students!

VIU Library and Writing Center Welcome New Fall 2018 Students!

The Virginia International University (VIU) Library and Writing Center welcome new students to fall semester 2018!

- August 25, 2018

Fall 2018 VIU Faculty Meeting Kicks off the Academic Year

Fall 2018 VIU Faculty Meeting Kicks off the Academic Year

VIU’s traditional fall Faculty Meeting kicked off the new 2018-2019 academic year with over 50 faculty and administrators gathered together for university-wide and academic updates as well as the opportunity to meet with colleagues and school deans.

VP for Academic Affairs Welcomes New VIU Students

VP for Academic Affairs Welcomes New VIU Students

As part of VIU’s Fall 2018 Orientation program organized by Student Affairs, Dr. Ron Kovach, Vice President for Academic Affairs provided a warm welcome to incoming students, stressing the importance of getting to know faculty and engaging in both the academic and social life of the University.