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Virginia State University will open at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, December 11. Final exams will also begin at 10 a.m. Please adhere to the revised final exam schedule below.

Revised Final Exam

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

10 a.m. - Noon - Class meeting at 8 a.m. MWF

12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Class meeting at noon MWF
3 p.m. - 5 p.m. - Class meeting at 4 p.m. MWF

Dining services will operate on a Brunch & Dinner schedule on Monday, December 10, 2018, at Jones Dining Hall, due to school closure.
Brunch (10:30am to 1:00pm)
Dinner (4:30pm to 6:30pm)

Foster Hall and Gateway Dining will be closed.

Please continue to monitor the University's website, social media platforms, RAVE alerts and email for further updates.

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History and Philosophy

The academic programs offered by the History and Philosophy Department prepare students for professional positions in history and philosophy, and to be history and social science educators.

The department, in conjunction with the Department of Teaching and Learning, offers teaching endorsement in History and Social Sciences (6-12). For students interested in teaching careers in special education, early grades PreK–6 and secondary grades, further information can be obtained from the Department of Teaching and Learning.

The Department's faculty, are active in research, writing and other academic activities that enhance professional growth and development. Both faculty and students participate in organizations and activities for the improvement of the academic performance of the Department's majors. There is an active VSU chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the National History Honor Society.

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