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Department of Philosophy

Upcoming Events

Check back for Fall 2017 events 

Recurring Events

During the Fall and Spring semesters, (almost) every Thursday at 4pm in Dickens 201 for Rationali-tea--drink tea, eat cookies, and chat with faculty, staff, and students from the philosophy department. All are welcome!

Philosophy Club: More information is coming, check back.

For the most recent department newsletter, click here.

Recent News

Student News

This year's essay winner is Sam Leyba, who wins for his essay entitled "Hobbes' Leviathan." Leyba argues that Batek theories of property, power relations, and governance undermine Hobbes' argument for the view that the state of nature is a state of war.  The contest is underwritten by funds provided by Fred and Virginia Merrill, whom we than for their generosity.

Faculty News