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Wednesday, December 7, 2016 — 3:00 PM to 5:20 PM EST

A group of scholars will reflect on their research. "Confessors" from computer science, linguistics, neuroscience and psychology include:

Friday, November 25, 2016 — 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM EST

Frederic Bouchard
Universite de Montreal

Rethinking the boundaries of human beings and morality

Based on symbiosis and other ‘exotic’ biological examples, philosophers of biology have defined biological individuality beyond our common intuitions about individual organisms. I will explain why individual human beings should be understood as emergent multi-species individuals and how this should inform our views about morality and arguments concerning moral relativism.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 — 7:00 PM EDT

Dr. Eva Kittay's lectures, on Oct. 20, 21, 25 and 27 have been cancelled.

Monday, April 25, 2016 — 7:00 PM to Wednesday, April 27, 2016 — 6:00 PM EDT

This conference will bring together scholars at the intersection of pragmatism and philosophy of science to consider Peirce’s and Dewey’s contributions to the study of science and values. Over three days, scholars will offer individual papers and panel/roundtable discussions devoted to both the role of and relationship between science and values in Peirce and Dewey, and to the ways in which contemporary scholarship on science and values draws, or ought to draw, on the work of these classic American pragmatists.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 — 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM EDT

Each year the Department of Philosophy hands out awards to both undergraduate and graduate students to recognize and celebrate their achievements. All are welcome to attend the 7th annual Department of Philosophy Awards.

Thursday, April 7, 2016 — 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

David Godden
Department of Phillosophy
Michigan State University

Corroborative Evidence

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 (all day)

The Centre for Theoretical Neuroscience (CTN) will be hosting the
10th Annual Brain Day
on April 6, 2016.

Saturday, March 19, 2016 — 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM EDT

Kristie Dotson
Department of Philosophy
Michigan State University

A Road to Oblivion: Epistemological Problems and the Importance of #BlackLivesMatter

Abstract to follow soon...
 

Note: Keynote address for the 23rd annual PGSA (Philosophy Graduate Student Association) Conference.

Friday, March 18, 2016 (all day) to Saturday, March 19, 2016 (all day)

The PGSA (Philosophy Graduate Student Association) will be holding their 23rd annual conference on March 18 & 19, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. in J. G. Hagey Hall of the Humanities (HH), Room 373.

Friday, February 26, 2016 — 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM EST

Rebecca Tuvel
Department of Philosophy
Rhodes College

A Defense of Transracialism

Monday, February 22, 2016 — 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM EST

Kristin Rodier
Departments of Philosophy and Women's and Gender Studies

University of Alberta 


Hold a Mirror up to Habit?: Feminist Failure, Félix Ravaisson, and Temporality

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 — 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EST

The Waterloo Chair in Science & Society (Heather Douglas) is co-hosting Wendell Wallach from Yale University on February 9 & 10, 2016. Wendell is currently at the University of Ottawa as the Fulbright Research Chair and will be giving a series of three talks during his visit to Waterloo.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 11:50 AM EST

The Waterloo Chair in Science & Society (Heather Douglas) is co-hosting Wendell Wallach from Yale University on February 9 and 10, 2016. Wendell is currently at the University of Ottawa as the Fulbright Research Chair and will be giving a series of three talks during his visit to Waterloo.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 — 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM EST

The Waterloo Chair in Science & Society (Heather Douglas) is co-hosting Wendell Wallach from Yale University on February 9 and 10, 2016. Wendell is currently at the University of Ottawa as the Fulbright Research Chair and will be giving a series of three talks during his visit to Waterloo.

Friday, February 5, 2016 — 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM EST

Katy Fulfer
Sophia M. Libman NEH Professor of the Humanities
Visiting Assistant Professor
Hood College, Maryland

Canada's (Neo)Colonization of Reproductive Labor

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