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.

Gagan Sapkota and Cristian Larroulet Philippi Win Lamont Scholarships

May 9, 2018

PhD students Gagan Sapkota and Cristian Larroulet Philippi have been awarded Katherine Jacob Lamont Scholarships from the College of Arts and Sciences.

Maggie Taylor Wins 2018 Stahl Prize

May 7, 2018

PhD candidate Maggie Taylor has won the 2018 Stahl Prize. The Department honors Maggie this year for her work as a community member on the Clinical Ethics Committee at Boulder Community Health (BCH), the largest regional healthcare system serving patients in Boulder. Maggie is the only member of the Committee...

Mattie McGarey Wins Morris Judd Scholarship

May 3, 2018

Philosophy major Mattie McGarey has won the 2018-19 Morris Judd Scholarship for Philosophy Majors. Information about the scholarship can be found here .

Toby Bollig Wins 2018 Morris Judd Essay Prize

April 30, 2018

Undergraduate Toby Bollig has won the inaugural Morris Judd Undergraduate Essay Prize for the best undergraduate essay submitted on any topic in the values area. An earlier version of his essay, titled “Is Circumventing the Euthyphro Dilemma By Appealing to God’s Nature Problematic?” is available here .

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