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 […]

- November 9, 2018

Veterans Day 2018 – A Day to Remember

Veterans Day 2018 – A Day to Remember

Veterans Day, formerly called Armistice Day, commemorated the end of World War I. Although the signing of the Treaty of Versailles occurred on June 28, 1919, the fighting in WWI ended seven months before denoting the eleventh month. For that reason, November 11, 1918 was considered the end of “the war to end all wars” […]

VIU Faculty Highlights | Glen Habbershaw, School of Language Studies

VIU Faculty Highlights | Glen Habbershaw, School of Language Studies

  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: Rochester, New York Academic Fields: Intensive and Non-Intensive English Language (ESL) Words of Wisdom: Study before and after class. It […]

VIU’s 2018 International Conference on Computing & Technology Kicks Off with Big Data Expert Keynote Address

VIU’s 2018 International Conference on Computing & Technology Kicks Off with Big Data Expert Keynote Address

  On Thursday, November 1, 2018, Dr. Chraibi, Dean of Virginia University’s School of Computer Information Systems, welcomed conference attendees from around the world to VIU’s 3rd annual International Conference on Computing and Technology. The conference opened with keynote speaker, Dr. Kirk Borne, a well-known expert in the field of Data Science.

VIU Faculty Highlights | Dr. John Coleman, School of Business

VIU Faculty Highlights | Dr. John Coleman, 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: Hampton, VA Academic Fields: Engineering Management, Project Management Words of Wisdom: Always do the right thing for the right […]

VIU’s Online MBA with Concentration in International Finance Recognized as Top Online Masters Program

VIU’s Online MBA with Concentration in International Finance Recognized as Top Online Masters Program

  OnlineMasters.com, a trusted source for unbiased college rankings and higher education planning, has announced the release of the Best Online Master’s in Finance Programs in the United States. The top-ranked programs were selected based on curriculum, program flexibility, affordability, and graduate outcomes. VIU made this list of top 50 online masters programs in Finance […]

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Saiid Ganjalizadeh, School of Computer Information Systems

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Saiid Ganjalizadeh, School of Computer Information Systems

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 Faculty Highlight | Dr. Mark Robinson, School of Business

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Mark Robinson, 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: Washington, DC Academic Fields: Marketing Management Words of Wisdom: Live every day like it’s your last; someday that may be […]

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 […]

-

Virginia International University supports International Youth Fellowship’s “Christmas Cantata.”

Virginia International University supports International Youth Fellowship’s “Christmas Cantata.”

Deborah Brent, AVP of Local Enrollment Services and Communications, represented the VIU Executive Team at this year’s “Christmas Cantata” VIP Reception on September 19th.

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!