Events & Announcements


Lauter Prize announcement
May 1, 2020

The Philosophy Department is pleased to announce that senior Jacob Eggert is the recipient of the 2020 Lauter Prize for the best senior comprehensive project in philosophy for his paper Confidence and Insecurity in the Realm of Value. Congratulations, Jacob!

Event poster for Philosophy Senior Comps Presentation
February 18, 2020

Come join the Philosophy Department as the Seniors present their comps projects based on Death and the Afterlife by Samuel Scheffler! Refreshments will be served during the evening.

andrew henson
December 5, 2019

Philosophy Senior Comp Presentation

Myisha Cherry
November 22, 2019

"Value-Based Protest Slogans: An Argument for Reorientation" is the final lecture in a three-part speaker series on Love in Personal and Political Life.

Mark Lance
November 8, 2019

"Speaking For, Speaking With, and Shutting Up: Models of Solidarity and the Pragmatics of Truth Telling" is the second lecture in a three-part speaker series on Love in Personal and Political Life.

Poster for Lauter Prize
April 22, 2019

Senior Philosophy major Cléo Charpantier is the recipient of the 2019 Lauter Prize in Philosophy for her essay (Re)Ddefining Disability, (Re)Valuing Dependence.

Senior Comps poster with list of students presenting
February 8, 2019

February 8, 3-5pm
JSC Commons

Image for Philosophy in 15 Minutes
October 24, 2018

A funny scary Movie Night: "Tucker and Dale vs. Evil" 

Image for Elizabeth Foreman Guest Lecture
February 20, 2018

Join the Philosophy Department in welcoming Elizabeth Foreman dicsussing "The Ethics of Eating".

Flyer announcement of Lauter Prize winner for 2018
January 31, 2018

Senior Philosophy major Arianna Nord is the recipient of the 2018 Lauter Prize in Philosophy for her essay Feminist Jurisprudence and Intersectional Identity.