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2017 SALT Fall Advocacy Conference Hosted by SPIA-VIU

Join us for this upcoming event to be hosted by the SPIA-VIU.

Saturday November 11, 2017
9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Virginia International University
Conference Room (VD 301)<…

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SPIA Students tour Congress and Visit Senator Tim Kaine's Office

On Friday, October 13 SPIA Students toured the Capitol, sat at the U.S. House of Representatives and visited the offices of Senator Tim Kaine where they met with his legislative corespondents, Ms. Portia Boon and Andrew Kalaris. Our next tour will be the United Nations headquarters in New York City in early November.

The  2017 CDIA Confe…

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2017 CDIA Conference Rethinking Regions -Featured Keynote Speakers

CDIA/SPIA 2017 Political Science Conference  
Rethinking Regions: Asia, Africa, Middle East and Central Asia 
Date:  April 27-April 28, 2017
Place:  Conference Hall (3rd floor)
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SPIA VIDEO UPDATES:"Gift from Russia that causes tension between Kosovo and Serbia"

Dr. Shipoli is discussing "Gift from Russia that Causes Tension between Kosovo and Serbia" (March, 2017) 

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VIU-SPIA Hosting a Journalistic Forum on Evaluating Trumps's First 100 Days in Office

SPIA is glad to invite our VIU colleagues and the larger community to its first journalist forum. 
Here are the details: 

Theme: "Evaluating Trumps's First 100 Days in Office" 
Friday, March 17th, 9:00AM -11…

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SALT Richmond Legislative Wrap-Up

Mark Your Calendar!

Attend the SALT Richmond Legislative Wrap-Up Forum Saturday March 11, 2017 at 9:00 – 11:30 am—Urge your Delegate and Senator to attend!     

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Meet SPIA's newest faculty member- Dr. JULIAN K. MUHAMMAD (PH.D., MPCP, CEM)

Dr. Julian K. Muhammad is currently an Adjunct Professor in the School of Public and International Affairs at VIU. He has been academically and professionally active in the areas of public administration and policy, risk management, emergency management, homeland security, and continuity of operations for more than 27 years, serving as a senior manager for five District of Columbia…

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2017 Virginia Legislative Wrap-Up

For a second year Social Action Linking Together (S.A.L.T.) is partnering with the School of Public and International Affairs to bring together Northern Virginia state legislators for a legislative wrap up. 

2017 Virginia Legislative Wrap-Up <…

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Guest Lecture Series: Beyond All Borders

Dear VIU Community,

The Center for Democracy and International Affairs (CDIA) and the School of Public and International Affairs would like to invite you to attend our first Guest Lecture Series of the year. 

Renowned Hungarian author, journalist and p…

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