Concerned Philosophers for Peace Conference, October 18-20

Oct. 16, 2018

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

Peter Saint-Andre Talk on the Benefits of a Philosophy Major

Oct. 8, 2018

Peter Saint-Andre, Principal Engineer at Mozilla, will be giving a talk "You’re Majoring in What?!? Why Philosophy is a Foundation for Success", Wednesday, October 10 from 6:00pm – 7:00pm in HLMS 199.

New Course on Philosophy and Sports (PHIL 2240)

Sept. 27, 2018

Alexander Wolf-Root, creator of the course (Photo: Matthias Steup) The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce a new course on Philosophy and Sports (PHIL 2240), which is debuting this semester, Fall 2018. Alex Wolf-Root , a 5th year PhD student in philosophy, proposed the course, and is now teaching...

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

Sept. 24, 2018

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

Meet Professor Brian Talbot

Aug. 28, 2018

The Philosophy Department is pleased to welcome Professor Brian Talbot to the University of Colorado at Boulder. He is starting his job here as an assistant professor of philosophy this fall; previously, he taught philosophy at Washington University in St. Louis, MO. We asked him a few questions to introduce...

Meet Professor Julia Staffel

Aug. 27, 2018

The Philosophy Department is pleased to welcome Professor Julia Staffel to the University of Colorado at Boulder. She is starting her job here as an assistant professor of philosophy this fall; previously, she was an assistant professor of philosophy at Washington University in St. Louis, MO. We asked her a...

Rob Rupert to be Visiting Scholar at New York University

Aug. 23, 2018

Professor Rob Rupert will spend the 2018-2019 academic year as a visiting scholar in the Philosophy Department at New York University. He will be on sabbatical writing a book on cognitive science and the self, and spending time in NYU’s Center for Mind, Brain, and Consciousness.

Rocky Mountain Ethics Conference August 10-12

Aug. 10, 2018

The 11th annual Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress (RoME) is under way, and will be going on through Sunday August 12, 2018. It is sponsored by the Center for Values and Social Policy in the Philosophy Department at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Featured keynote speakers this year include Eva Kittay...

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

May 29, 2018

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 .

Fellowships for Samuel Director

May 21, 2018

PhD student Samuel Director has won three fellowships for the upcoming year; a fellowship with CU's Center for Western Civilization, Thought, and Policy , a Humane Studies Fellowship from the Institute for Humane Studies, and an Adam Smith Fellowship from the Mercatus Institute at George Mason University.

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