News for Alumni

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Dylon McChesney wins a Distinguished Teaching by a Student Award

Dylon McChesney


Dylon McChesney, PhD student in philosophy, is one of only four recipients of the Amit & Meena Chakma Distinguished Teaching by a Student Award this year.  The award recognizes excellence in teaching with consideration for intellectual vigor and communication skills in the interpretation and presentation of subject matter while demonstrating concern for and sensitivity to the academic need of the students. 

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

11th Annual Philosophy Awards Winners Announced

Gold trophy with black base

Usually we would gather at the end of Winter term for our Department Awards Ceremony. The ceremony had to be cancelled this year, but we still have deserving prize winners to celebrate! The Philosophy Awards Committee received many strong nominations for these prizes and had difficult decisions to make.

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Patricia Marino's new book, Philosophy of Love and Sex

Patricia Marino

Congratulations to Patricia Marino on her newest book "The Philosophy of Sex and Love: an Opinionated Introduction," released by Routledge  this month.

Monday, April 22, 2019

One kind gesture at a time

Spreading kindness is Vanessa Lam's superpower.  When not in her superhero role, she is also our own UW philosophy graduate student. 

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Welcome Jenny Saul!

Jenny Saul
 

The Philosophy Department is extremely pleased to announce that Professor Jenny Saul will be joining us in Fall 2019!