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October 2, 2017

Stephen Metcalf of the Slate Culture Gabfest drew a crowd for his William Hammond Lecture on the American Tradition, entitled “Neoliberalism, Authoritarianism and American Authenticity.” An audio…

August 31, 2017

Congratulations to Tyler Cook, whose paper "Deontologists Can Be Moderate” was accepted for publication in The Journal of Value Inquiry. Here’s his abstract: "Considering the abundance of moderate…

August 30, 2017

The Philosophy Department welcomes Stephen Metcalf, writer, critic and host of the Slate Culture Gabfest, to deliver the William Hammond Lecture on the American Tradition. Metcalf’s talk is…

August 23, 2017

This summer, three of our PhD students successfully defended their dissertations. Andrew Kissel defended "Psychological Arguments for Free Will,” Brian McLean defended “Structuring Lives and…

August 3, 2017

The Philosophy Department is pleased to welcome five new students to the graduate program.  Ali Aenehzodaee, Soyeong An, Tyler Cook, Todd DeRose, and Damon Stanley have a variety of philosophical…

July 24, 2017

Dana Howard has accepted a faculty position as Instructor in the Division of Bioethics, Department of Biomedical Education and Anatomy, in the College of Medicine. As part of her duties, she will…

July 14, 2017

The Board of Trustees met on June 8th and officially approved the Department's recommendation that Abe Roth be promoted to Full Professor. Congratulations, Abe!

July 10, 2017

Julia Jorati reports:
This June, the department hosted its first philosophy summer camp for high school students. 23 students from a wide range of local high schools participated in one of…

July 10, 2017

Lindsey Mason (Ph.D. 2013) is now working at Ohio Dominican University as faculty services administrator.
She's in charge of all adjuncts, and teaching a class each semester. Congratulations…