Professor Heather Douglas has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Read about her nomination and her work on the relationship between science and society here.
A conference was held April 25-27, 2016 to honour Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Angus Kerr-Lawson. The conference brought 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.
The Dean of Arts, Douglas Peers, recognized exceptional contributions made by faculty, staff and students at the fourth annual Arts Awards.
The event was held Mon., Apr. 25, 2016 and two of the Department of Philosophy's professors were recipients.
Heather Douglas, Waterloo Chair in Science and Society, has been named this year's Rene Descartes Lecturer. She will give three lectures at Tilburg University and the Tilburg Center for Logic, Ethics and Philosophy of Science in the Netherlands this coming September 2016.