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Congratulations Departmental Teaching Award Winners!
The Departmental Teaching Award is given annually for excellent performance in teaching. Congratulations to our 2017-18 winners Bill Kowalsky and Lauren Schaeffer!
Sabine Tsuruda Appointed Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Law at Queen’s University
Congratulations to Sabine Tsuruda who will be beginning a tenure-track position as assistant professor in the Faculty of Law at Queen's University starting summer 2018. Sabine will...
Pamela Hieronymi Helps Give “The Good Place” Its Scholarly Credentials
Professor Pamela Hieronymi is featured in an article in the Chronicle of Higher Education as one of the philosophers who inspired the producers of the NBC show "The...
Congratulations to Brian Hutler!
We are pleased to announce that Brian Hutler has filed his dissertation, "Cooperation, Religious Freedom, and the State," and it has been accepted. His PhD degree will...