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A Transformative Gift
The Philosophy Department is delighted to be a beneficiary of an extraordinarily generous gift from Christine and Jordan Kaplan and Jordan’s longtime business partner Ken Panzer, described...
Tyler Burge awarded the Sanders Lecture by the APA
Congratulations to Tyler Burge who was awarded the distinguished Sanders Lecture by the American Philosophical Association for the first half of 2020. The APA prizes recognize many...
John Kardosh Wins UCLA’s Distinguished Teaching Award
Congratulations to John Kardosh who has been chosen to receive UCLA’s Distinguished Teaching Award. Each year, the award is given to only five teaching assistants on campus...
Congratulations to Michael Skiles!
We are pleased to announce that Michael Skiles defended his dissertation, "First Principles to Further our Understanding of What is to be Done" and it has been...