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Virginia Union University Celebrates Its 150th Anniversary with First-Ever Crowdfunding Campaign
Virginia Union University has set aside the week of June 22, 2015 through June 28, 2015 to celebrate it’s first-ever crowdfunding campaign,150 Hours of Giving.
Order Your 116th Baccalaureate Service /116th Commencement Exercises DVD
Virginia Union University will hold its annual Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Hovey Field beginning at 10:00 a.m. The Honorable Judge James R. Spencer, the first African-American federal judge in the Commonwealth of Virginia, will be the keynote speaker.
Virginia Union University will Confer Honorary Degrees on Four Distinguished Leaders
Virginia Union University President Claude G. Perkins and the Board of Trustees are pleased to announce that the University will confer honorary degrees on four distinguished leaders at its Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 9, 2015.
The Honorable Judge James R. Spencer will be VUU Commencement Speaker
Virginia Union University will hold its annual Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Hovey Field beginning at 10:00 a.m. Dr.James C. Perkins, President of the Progressive National Baptist Convention, Inc., will serve as keynote speaker for Baccalaureate service.
Order Your VUU 150th Founders Day CD & DVD
Virginia Union University celebrates Founders Day on Friday, February 6, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in Coburn Hall. The speaker is Dr. Steven G. Blunt, President of the Baptist General Convention of Virginia.
Virginia Union Receives Grant for Learning Community
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded Virginia Union University $98,456 to create a Learning Community Program (LCP).
Virginia Union University Announces New Master of Arts Degree
The Evelyn Reid Syphax School of Education, Psychology, and Interdisciplinary Studies will offer a Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction, starting in the spring semester of 2015.
Virginia Union Professor Publishes New University History Book
Dr. Raymond Pierre Hylton has authored the first history publication for general circulation in nearly 90 years.
Order Your VUU 150th Convocation CD & DVD
Dr. Dwight C. Jones, Mayor of Richmond, Virginia, was keynote speaker for the 150th Convocation. Order your copy today.
Virginia Union University Receives Record-Setting Gift
New Living and Learning Center will be named after President Claude G. Perkins
Virginia Union University Holds Ribbon-Cutting for Living & Learning Center
New $17 Million Facility is First New Construction in More Than 15 Years
Ribbon Cutting and Tour of Virginia Union’s New Living & Learning Center
Virginia Union’s first new construction in more than 15 years is both a residence hall and a conference and seminar facility.
Accreditation Continued for Virginia Union University Teacher Education Program
NCATE has continued the national accreditation of VUU’s Teacher Education Program, located in the Syphax School of Education, Psychology, and Interdisciplinary Studies, through the spring of 2020.
Virginia Union Art Galleries to Host Eugene Vango
Virginia Union University will feature the work of abstract artist Eugene Vango in the Museum Art Galleries of the L. Douglas Wilder Library.
Order your DVD of the Baccalaureate and Commencement Services
Orders are being accepted now through Commencement.
VUU Junior Receives $25,000 UNCF Scholarship
Virginia Union Junior Saraisa Simpson will be featured on BET this Sunday. She is excited to be a recipient of the UNCF Rising Stars Scholarship in Partnership with Target.
Virginia Union Students to Compete in National Academic Championship
The University’s Honda Campus All-Star team will match its brainpower with 47 other teams headed to Torrance, California for the 25th annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge.
Virginia Union Art Galleries to Host April Harrison
Virginia Union University will feature the work of Artist April Harrison in the L. Douglas Wilder Library Art Gallery from April 17 – May 17, 2014.
New Public Relations Sequence at VUU
The new sequence will provide students with the knowledge and strategic skills essential to be competitive within the marketplace.
The Honorable L. Douglas Wilder will be VUU Commencement Speaker
Virginia Union University will hold its annual Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 10, 2014 at Hovey Field beginning at 10:00 a.m.
Virginia Union Professor Publishes 32nd Book
Dr. Thomas Fensch’s 32nd publication is a book of profiles in courage on facing prejudice in America.
Order your DVD of the Founders Day Address
DVD's of the Founders Day address by Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Wright, Jr. are available. Order your DVD today
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