2017-18 Department Dissertation Fellowships Announced

March 22, 2017

Spencer Case , Jay Geyer , and Michael Sechman have each been awarded one-semester Department Dissertation Fellowships, to be taken in the academic year 2017-2018.

Spencer Case Wins Summer Fellowship

March 20, 2017

PhD student Spencer Case has been awarded a Summer Graduate School Fellowship, for the term Summer 2017.

Graeme Forbes Wins BFA Award

March 15, 2017

Professor Graeme Forbes has won a Boulder Faculty Assembly Award for Excellence in Research.

Dan Lowe and Jasmine Carter Win Department Teaching Awards

March 10, 2017

Dan Lowe has been awarded the 2017 Morriston Teaching Award for best department GPTI, and Jasmine Carter has won the 2017 Mills Teaching Award for best department TA. Both awardees will be featured at the Department graduation ceremony in May.

Flor Jasmin Torres Awarded President's Diversity Award

March 6, 2017

Flor Jasmin Torres, who is a double major in Philosophy and in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology here at CU-Boulder, has been awarded a University of Colorado President’s Diversity Award Commendation. She was awarded the Commendation for her leadership as a founding member of a neuroscience education outreach group, where...

Philip Choi Awarded Devaney Fellowship

Feb. 24, 2017

PhD candidate Philip Choi has won a university-wide Devaney Fellowship for work on his dissertation Epistemology in the Later Middle Ages .

Department’s Center for Values and Social Policy hosts first Colorado High School Ethics Bowl Tournament

Feb. 6, 2017

The Department's Center for Values and Social Policy sponsored the first annual Colorado High School Ethics Bowl on February 4, 2017. Read more about the event here .

Rob Rupert Wins College Scholar Award

Jan. 10, 2017

Professor Rob Rupert has been given a College Scholar Award, which will provide him with a semester’s release from teaching in order to work on a book manuscript. This award is made possible through the generosity of donors to the College of Arts and Sciences.

Ben Hale Publishes Book with MIT Press

Dec. 16, 2016

Professor Ben Hale’s book, The Wild and the Wicked: On Nature and Human Nature has been published by MIT Press. Professor Hale is a philosopher in the Department of Environmental Studies, with a courtesy appointment in the Philosophy Department. See the details of the book here . Click here for...

Rob Rupert Awarded Visiting Fellowship

Dec. 8, 2016

Professor Rob Rupert has been awarded a visiting research fellowship by the Center for Mind, Brain, and Cognitive Evolution at the Ruhr University in Bochum, Germany. He will spend May through July, 2017, at the Center, giving talks, working with graduate students, and conducting research.