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Philosophy students present at UCLA Undergraduate Research Week

Published: May 17, 2019

On May 20-24, philosophy students John Abughattas and Alyssa Hsu present their research during UCLA’s Undergraduate Research Week. Over 1,000 undergraduates participate in Research Poster Day on May 21 and over 100 give presentations throughout the week. Join us in celebrating the impressive range of undergraduate inquiry and initiative taking place at UCLA.

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Jordan Wallace-Wolf Wins UCLA’s Distinguished Teaching Award

Published: April 10, 2019

Congratulations to Jordan Wallace-Wolf who has been chosen to receive UCLA’s Distinguished Teaching Award. Each year, the award is given to only five teaching assistants on campus and recognizes extraordinary teaching. Recipients are selected from nominations received by colleagues and leaders across the campus and recommendations by students. We commend and thank Jordan for his…

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Congratulations to Gabbrielle Johnson!

Published: March 28, 2019

We are pleased to announce that Gabbrielle Johnson has filed her dissertation, “Cognition and the Structure of Bias,” and it has been accepted. Her Ph.D. degree will be awarded on March 22, 2019.  

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Congratulations to Lauren Schaeffer!

Published: March 28, 2019

We are pleased to announce that Lauren Schaeffer has filed her dissertation, “Oppression and Resistance,” and it has been accepted. Her Ph.D. degree will be awarded on March 22, 2019.

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Milo Crimi, Kim Johnston, and Jordan Wallace-Wolf awarded 2018-19 Teaching Award

Published: February 11, 2019

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 student’s career of excellence in teaching. All three teachers, in their own unique way, have inspired students and helped to improve a strong teaching culture in philosophy.

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Brian Copenhaver Appointed Chief Editor of History of Philosophy Quarterly

Published: October 9, 2018

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 Philosophy and the British Journal for the History of Philosophy, is one of three English-language journals that addresses all of philosophy’s past, both chronologically and geographically.

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