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CANCELLED: Two Lectures to Celebrate Calvin Normore and his installation as the new Copenhaver Chair, Friday, December 8 at UCLA
Due to the uncertainty surrounding the wildfires and the possibility of campus closures, we have decided to cancel and reschedule the two lectures in honor of Calvin...
Congratulations Yost Prize Winners!
The Yost Prize is given annually in honor of Robert M. Yost for excellent performance in teaching. Congratulations to our 2016-17 winners Jenna Donohue, Kim Johnston, and...
In Memoriam: Tim Hall
It is with great sadness that we report that our graduate alumnus Tim Hall has died. Tim entered the graduate program in 1992 and finished his PhD...
Congratulations to Laura Gillespie!
We are pleased to announce that Laura Gillespie has filed her dissertation, "On the Possibility and Permissibility of Interpersonal Punishment," and it has been accepted. Her PhD...