The Philosop-her website profiles the work of outstanding women in philosophy. In this installment, Professor Oshana discusses her research, as well as her contributions to improving the environment for women in the profession, including starting u-POW.
Professor Millstein presented work at a panel presentation on 'A War on Science? Vaccines, Climate Change, GMOs, and the Role of Science' at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting in Washington DC this past February. The session has since been reported in the journals Science and Scientific American.
Please join us in congratulating Professor G.J. Mattey on this much deserved honor recognizing his service to the university. The prize was awarded at a special ceremony May 16.
UC Davis Professor of Philosophy Robert May discusses Frege and the problem of identity on a new Elucidations podcast from the University of Chicago. Follow the link to listen!
Our very own Gerald Dworkin has published two articles in the Stone (The New York Times's forum for philosophy) on lying. See his most recent piece here.
The 2016 Davis Undergraduate Philosophy Conference was held on campus Saturday, April 23rd in the Andrews Conference Room. Students from around the region presented work on Frege, the philosophy of mind, social philosophy, and epistemology. The conference was organized by the Davis Philosophy Club and featured a keynote lecture by Sacramento State professor Dan Weijer.
Usually (but not always) held on Fridays throughout the year in the Philosophy Department Library. The next departmental colloquium will be delivered by Professor Jason Konek (Kansas State). It will be held on Friday, May 27 at 3:10pm in the philosophy department library.
Philosophy Club meetings