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: Keeping Tradition Alive

Issue 7: Keeping Tradition Alive

My “Cindy” Huynh is a proud VIU alumna, focused on sharing her knowledge in English with those who would like to learn the language. Throughout her time in the United States, My has found ways to adapt to American culture while maintaining her country’s traditions through singing, dancing, and more. We asked her some questions […]

Issue 5: Daniel Okabe’s Amazing Race

Issue 5:  Daniel Okabe’s Amazing Race

Today we are looking back at the issue #5 and amazing achievements of Daniel Okabe, VIU scholarship recipient from Uganda. By Emily Leighty “I am from a beautiful country in East Africa called Uganda. It is also called ‘The Pearl of Africa’ because of its stunning scenery and amazing people,” Daniel tells us. Despite the devastating […]