We regularly host renowned speakers, reading groups, conferences, workshops, and colloquia.
We bring in renowned philosophers from around the world to present to and engage with our students.
Chambers Philosophy Conference Series
This annual conference is directed by our faculty and focused on a topic of significant philosophical concern.
Our faculty and graduate students regularly organize reading groups on areas including agency and responsibility, metaethics, feminist philosophy and more.
Active reading groups:
Feminist philosophy reading group
The Philosophy Club exists to foster conversation, debate and discussion of philosophy. Anyone with an interest is encouraged to join.
Thursdays, 4:00-6:00 pm, Louise Pound Hall room 308
A faculty member or graduate student presents a research paper to our department each semester.
Graduate Student Research
Our graduate students present ideas — and papers — to an audience that includes undergraduates.
Fridays, 4 pm, 308 Louise Pound Hall (the philosophy seminar room)
Graduate Student Teaching
Our graduate students meet to discuss best practices and brainstorm new ways to teach philosophy topics.
Wednesdays, 1:30-2:30 pm, 315-N Louise Pound Hall.
We also host conferences, workshops, and gatherings outside of our regular events.