The Second Annual Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress
August 6-9, 2009
University of Colorado, Boulder
The Center for Values and Social Policy in the Philosophy Department at the University of Colorado, Boulder is pleased to present the second annual RoME congress. Papers from all areas of ethics and political theory are invited. To encourage the participation of junior scholars, the University of Colorado will be awarding a Young Ethicist Prize of $500 for most meritorious submission. The prize competition is open to any participating untenured philosopher (including, but not limited to, tenure-track faculty, instructors, and graduate students).
Speaker 1: Judith Jarvis Thomson (MIT)
Speaker 2: Don Marquis (Kansas)
Speaker 3: Shelly Kagan (Yale)
Grad Student/Research Assistant:
Duncan Purves (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Travel to Boulder:
Apart from renting a car, there are several easy travel options available for those flying into DIA.
We have approximately 108 blocked rooms at local hotels, though Boulder has a range of other accommodation options. Be sure to check a map for your hotel location, as some are not within (reasonable) walking distance of the University.
Things to do in Boulder:
More information coming soon. In the meantime, here are some points of interest that we recommend. We strongly recommend printing out this map or enlarging to view the full map. Please note that there are many more restaurants and bars than those listed on the Googlemap. (A comprehensive list of restaurants can be found at the downtown boulder website.) Our list is aimed to give participants in the RoME conference a few tips about where to head for drinks and dinner after the plenaries.