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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...
Mark Greenberg on Presidential Abuse of Pardon Power
Congratulations to Mark Greenberg who published an analysis of the president's use of pardon power in the Lawfare blog. You can read his piece at https://www.lawfareblog.com/trumps-corrupt-use-pardon-power.
Brian Copenhaver Appointed Chief Editor of History of Philosophy Quarterly
Congratulations to Brian Copenhaver, who has been appointed as the Chief Editor of the History of Philosophy Quarterly. It, along with the Journal of the History of...
Congratulations to Yost Prize Winner Jennifer Kanyuk!
The Yost Prize is given annually in honor of Robert M. Yost for excellent performance in teaching. Congratulations to our 2017-18 winner Jennifer Kanyuk!
Pamela Hieronymi’s Work on “The Good Place” Featured in New York Times, Daily Bruin
Professor Pamela Hieronymi is featured in two article published recently discussing her involvement in the philosophical aspects of the NBC show The Good Place. An article in...