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Prof. Sutherland wins UIC INSPIRE award

Prof. Daniel Sutherland is one of this year’s winners of the UIC INSPIRE award. The INSPIRE award “recognizes faculty and staff who exemplify UIC’s core values of Integrity, Nurturance, Service, Pride, Intellect, Respect…

Myisha Cherry at UIC Tedx

Myisha Cherry, a PhD student in the department, will be speaking at UIC TEDx.  She will be defending moral anger’s appropriateness, and its motivational and productive features — attempting to persuade the audience to…

Prof. Huggett wins graduate mentoring award

Prof. Nick Huggett has received the UIC graduate college mentoring award. The award recognizes excellence and innovation in all aspects of graduate mentoring. Congratulations!

Prof. Eaton's paper, "Robust Immoralism", recognized

Prof. Eaton’s paper, “Robust Immoralism”, was recently named one of five outstanding papers published in 2012 in the Philosophy of Art and Aesthetics. See here for the announcement.

Alumna Tiziana Vistarini profiled in Atlas

A recent issue of Atlas (the newsletter of the UIC College of Liberal Arts and Sciences) contains a profile of recent PhD Tiziana Vistarini, who is currently part of a Cosmology project at…

Professor Sedgwick featured in "Tableau"

A recent issue of “Tableau” (the magazine of the Division of the Humanities at the University of Chicago) contains an interesting and informative profile of Prof Sedgwick here.

Professor Sedgwick Awarded Fulbright Grant

Prof. Sally Sedgwick was been awarded a Fulbright grant to spend the next academic year in Berlin. She will spending the year at the Free University of Berlin. Congratulations to Sally!

Professor Almotahari Wins Essay Prize

Professor Mahrad Almotahari has won the 2013 Essay prize from the journal “Philosophical Quarterly”, for his essay “The Identity of a Material Thing and its Matter”. Congratulations to him. More info here.