VIU Celebrates International Education Week 2018 – Nov 12 – Nov 16, 2018!

VIU Celebrates International Education Week 2018 – Nov 12 – Nov 16, 2018!

International Education Week (IEW), November 12-16, 2018 is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of the U.S efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders […]

- May 11, 2018

Visit from Partner Institution Ala-Too International University

Visit from Partner Institution Ala-Too International University

Sandra M. Mejia University Affairs Coordinator Have you heard of Ala-Too International University?  It’s a university in Kyrgyzstan, a country that shares borders with China, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan.  VIU and Ala-Too have been partners since 2009, and since then, more than 50 students have applied to VIU. Now there are several Ala-Too/VIU alumni in […]

Around the World Embassy Tour

Around the World Embassy Tour

Sandra M. Mejia University Affairs Coordinator Have you ever traveled to nine countries in one day?  I did!  Well, not exactly, but I, Sandra M. Mejia, the University Affairs Coordinator, did visit nine countries’ embassies on May 5th by attending the “Around the World Embassy Tour” in the nation’s capital, Washington, DC! This weekend over 50 […]

- February 2, 2018

Ukrainian Embassy Meeting

Ukrainian Embassy Meeting

A collaboration meeting took place on January 31, 2018 between the Ukrainian Embassy, Washington D.C. and VIU, Fairfax, VA. At the meeting, George Dubynskyi, the Embassy of Ukraine to the USA First Secretary, and Official representative of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine; Victoria Fedorets, the Academic Coordinator for the School of Education; and Dr. […]