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Spring Break in Paris!

   October 3, 2019

It's back by popular demand! In Spring 2020, we are offering PHIL 3140/5050: Existentialism in Paris, which goes to Paris for eight days over spring break (Feb. 28 to Mar. 8). The application deadline is November 1, 2019.

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Gordon Hull Receives NSF Grant

   September 13, 2019

Dr. Gordon Hull is co-PI on a recently awarded NSF grant related to public policy and technology. Much of the public policy U.S. citizens encounter every day regarding their health, welfare, education, jobs, and security are state and local level policies, with little coordination of or sharing of information on their societal impacts. Dr. Hull is providing the ethics component of a $1,...

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Queen City Philosophy Conference

   August 26, 2019

The philosophy department hosted the Queen City Philosophy conference on August 26, 2019. It featured papers from undergraduate, graduate, and post-bac students on topics ranging from ethics, political philosophy, and phenomenology to philosophy of religion, epistemology, and language/signification. Ethan Butt, University of Virginia, won the Best Paper Prize for his paper on "Is Agency...

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