New Concentrations: Philosophy & Science and Philosophy & Law

New Concentrations: Philosophy & Science and Philosophy & Law

April 23, 2015

We are pleased to announce two new concentrations within the philosophy major: a Philosophy and Science concentration and a Philosophy and Law concentration. Students can graduate with these concentrations beginning fall 2015. For more information, see the philosophy advisor, Professor Donald Smith.

Professor Mike Valdman answers, Is Donald Trump for real?

Professor Mike Valdman answers, Is Donald Trump for real?

August 4, 2015

VCU news offered passersby the chance to ask any question, and then passed the questions on to faculty members. Philosophy professor Mike Valdman answered the question, Is Donald Trump for real? The video is three minutes, but if you want to skip to the part about Trump, go to 1:58: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WEIzml-rQDk

Congratulations to our recent graduates!

Congratulations to our recent graduates!

January 12, 2016

View our recent graduates in the VCU Philosophy program.

Congratulations to our December graduates!

Congratulations to our December graduates!

January 23, 2017

Congratulations to our December 2016 philosophy graduates!

Seminar in Philosophy (PHIL 490) topics

Seminar in Philosophy (PHIL 490) topics

August 9, 2016

Fall 2016: Paradoxes, taught by Donald Smith
Spring 2017: The Nature of Persons, taught by Catherine Sutton