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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...
Milo Crimi, Kim Johnston, and Jordan Wallace-Wolf awarded 2018-19 Teaching Award
Congratulations to Milo Crimi, Kim Johnston, and Jordan Wallace-Wolf, the 2018-19 Departmental Teaching Award recipients. Bestowed by the Department of Philosophy faculty, the award recognizes a graduate...
Pamela Hieronymi featured in Marie Claire about “The Good Place”
How accurate is The Good Place's philosophy? Marie Claire asks UCLA faculty and the show's resident philosophy consultant Pamela Hieronymi. Read the complete article here.
Philosophy undergrad Yewon Kim featured in The Daily Bruin
Yewon Kim ('19 Philosophy and Psychology), as president and one of the founders of Wazo Connect, discussed her work with the student organization that provides peer counseling...