Prof. Keith Holyoak
Please join the Philosophy Dept. for a Talk by Dr. Keith Holyoak UCLA TODAY Friday, Oct. 20 at 4:30pm in Bioscience 113

Recent advances in artificial intelligence—especially large language models such as chatGPT—raise the question of whether machines are on the threshold of overtaking humans as the most advanced intelligent systems in the known universe.

Lauter Prize announcement
2020 Lauter Prize Winner

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
Philosophy Senior Comps Presentations Thursday, February 20, 2020 Johnson Hall 203, 4:30 - 8:30pm

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
Andrew Henson's Senior Comp Presentation

Philosophy Senior Comp Presentation

Myisha Cherry
Philosophy Speaker Series: Dr. Myisha Cherry

"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
Philosophy Speaker Series: Dr. Mark Lance

"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
2019 Lauter Prize Winner

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
Philosophy Senior Comps Presentations

February 8, 3-5pm
JSC Commons

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Philosophy in 15 Minutes
A funny scary Movie Night: "Tucker and Dale vs. Evil" 
Contact Philosophy
Swan Hall 203