Upcoming Events

3/22/2014 Duke Bowl!!
GWU VSA is participating in Duke Bowl, a flag football tournament with other VSA's in the DMV area! The tournament will take place at James Madison University.



The Vietnamese Student Association (VSA) of the George Washington University seeks to promote the awareness of Vietnamese culture and to provide a forum to serve and learn about the Vietnamese community. We exist to promote cultural understanding at GWU and to provide valuable events and services to the university community. VSA welcomes all students who are interested in learning about Vietnamese culture, regardless of race, creed, religion, or political affiliation. Feel free to come out to any of our events to learn more about us!


On March 9th, GWU VSA held its annual College Preparation Conference! The College Preparation Conference (CPC) aims to prepare and high school students in the VA/MD/DC region, with a particular interest in Vietnamese American students, for college. GWU VSA held workshops that covered all aspects of college life (academic preparation, social adjustment, and financial aid) in order to help students have a smoother transition into college. Some of the workshops were also be open for parents so that they could be informed and supportive of their children’s decisions.

Special thanks to our keynote speakers, Dr. Josephine Nguyen and Margaret Vo Brown. Thank you also to all volunteers and sponsors for helping to make this event possible. Finally, thank you to all of the VSA's from Virginia Tech, GMU, GU, UMD-CP, and ODU for coming out and participating in the VSA mixer at the end of the event! [photos]

- , Mar 13, 2014 09:56pm

ACE Valentine's Day Event!
On February 17th, GWU VSA held its Anh/Chi/Em (ACE) event for the month of February. This month's theme was Valentines day! Anh's/Chi's and their Em's provided a sweet (or savory) dish for the event, and the event itself consisted of Valentine's day themed games!

Prizes were handed out to winners of the games, and in addition, everyone was given a gift bag, which contained, among other things, sweets, school supplies, and bubbles! All in all, it was a fun event for Anh's/Chi's and Em's alike! [photos]

- , Mar 13, 2014 09:41pm

VSA GBM An Nhau/Trivia Night
On February 16th, GWU VSA held it's annual An Nhau/Trivia night GBM! Ăn nhậu" means to eat and drink in Vietnamese. For our event, VSA members and e-board alike shared in eating delicious snack foods, and playing some fun games!

All in all, it was a fun-filled night, with awesome food and games for all participants! [photos]

- , Mar 13, 2014 09:12pm

GWU VSA recently attended MAUVSA Advance Conference, a three-day conference in Front Royal, Virginia. The MAUVSA Advance Conference is MAUVSA's biggest event of the year, and brought together over 270 students from VSA's under MAUVSA, and from a few VSA's in the DMV area. The conference featured inspirational keynote speakers, interactive workshops, a gala, an opportunity to meet with other students in the MAUVSA community, and, of course, a whole lot of fun!

One huge and special thanks to MAUVSA for putting on an incredible conference! GWU VSA cannot wait to be there again for MAUVSA Advance Conference 4 next year! [photos]

- , Jan 28, 2014 11:26pm

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