UM Issue 8: Leaders of Tomorrow

UM Issue 8: Leaders of Tomorrow

New graduates often enter the workforce with the idea that they are the “leaders of tomorrow” because that is what all of the old clichés have told them. They have long-term goals of landing themselves a “leadership role” and often connect that with achieving success. But what is a leadership role? What does it mean […]

UM Issue 7: Alt-Rock Dreams

UM Issue 7: Alt-Rock Dreams

Sam Gaius is currently a VIU student studying for his Masters in Information Systems Management. He has performed at VIU Got Talent, VIU Idol, and other various events on and off-campus in the past and hopes to kick-start the VIU Music Club. UNIVERSITY MAGAZINE: What first inspired you to start singing? SAM GAIUS: Singing has […]

Issue 7: Homemade Music for the Soul

Issue 7: Homemade Music for the Soul

AN INTERVIEW WITH THE FOUNDER AND CEO OF HOMEMADESOUL MUSIC Based in Chesapeake, Virginia, Homemadesoul Music is a music licensing and publishing firm created to partner with independent artists. Curtis Clarke, Founder and President of Homemadesoul Music, is an artist himself. We caught him on the phone to get some insight on the music-making process and […]

Issue 7: Data Science. The Biggest Buzz Word of the Decade.

Issue 7: Data Science. The Biggest Buzz Word of the Decade.

Data science is all about analyzing data using mathematical models and deriving algorithms useful for making decisions in the future. The field of data science offers many employment opportunities due to rapid growth and unusual explosion of data in the recent years. An interested party should have the ability to invest time and hard work […]