CU Philosophy Major Launches New "Complicated Cancer" Blog

Aspen Heidekrueger is a Colorado native who is currently a junior at CU Boulder. She is pursuing a bachelor's degree in philosophy and is interested in the study of ethics and metaphysics. Aspen is also a leukemia survivor who underwent three years of chemotherapy treatment during her high school career...

Call for Submissions: 2020 Morris Judd Undergraduate Essay Prize

The 2020 Morris Judd Undergraduate Essay Prize will be awarded to the best undergraduate essay submitted on any topic in the values area. The prize comes with a cash award of $500 as well as formal recognition of the honor at the Department’s spring commencement ceremony. The competition is open...

Call for Papers: Thirteenth Annual Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress

The Thirteenth Annual Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress (RoME) will be held August 13-16, 2020, on the CU Boulder campus, and is now open for paper submissions. See the call for papers here .

RoME 2019, August 8-11

The 12th annual Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress (RoME) will take place on the CU Boulder campus August 8-11. See the schedule here .

CU Philosophy Department’s Center for Values and Social Policy hosts the 3rd annual Colorado High School Ethics Bowl, Saturday February 2, 2019

Under what conditions, if any, is it morally permissible to read someone’s diary without their knowledge? To engage in a loud argument in public? To buy ivory? Eight teams from five area high schools came together to discuss these questions and many more at the third annual Colorado High School...

Call for Papers: Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress 2019

The twelfth annual Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress will take place August 8-11, 2019 at the University of Colorado Boulder. See the Call for Papers here .

Concerned Philosophers for Peace Conference, October 18-20

The 2018 Concerned Philosophers for Peace Conference , co-sponsored by the CVSP, will be held on the Boulder campus October 18-20, with a keynote by Alison Jaggar .

Alex Worsnip Talk "Media Bias: What is It, and Why is It Bad?" October 9

October 9 5:00-6:30 PM HUMN 250

CVSP Visiting Fellow for Fall - Alex Worsnip

Alex Worsnip (UNC Chapel Hill) will be our CVSP Visiting Fellow this fall, here from October 1-20. He describes his interests as follows: "The general project I'm working on at the moment (as advertised in my application) is political epistemology. Here's a list of topics that I'm thinking about: Political...

Morris Colloquium, "The Self and Its Realizations", June 16-18

The official schedule for the upcoming Morris Colloquium , "The Self and Its Realizations", has been released. The Colloquium will be held June 16-18, and the full schedule is available here .