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Adam Marushak Presentation
Adam Marushak will be presenting his paper "The Semantics of Epistemic Reasons and Epistemic Modals" at the Columbia-NYU Graduate Philosophy Conference on February 27, 2016.
Cognitive Capacities in Aristotle
Jon Buttaci will be presenting a paper entitled “Cognitive Capacities and States in Posterior Analytics B.19” at the 39th annual Ancient Philosophy Workshop here at Rice University on February 19th!
Congratulations to Dr. Nicholas Rescher!
The German Academy of Sciences in Berlin-Brandenburg is awarding Nicholas Rescher its most distinguished prize, the Helmholtz Medal, in recognition of his lifetime contributions to philosophy. Bestowed every other year on a scientist or scholar of international note, the twelve latest recipients include four Nobel Laureates. The formal award will take place at a ceremony in Berlin in June of 2016. LEARN MORE >
Pitt Pride
This month's Pitt Pride Newsletter includes a feature on undergraduate major Santino Petrocelli and an interview with Distinguished Professor Robert Brandom! LEARN MORE >
Raja Rosenhagen Talk
Over Thanksgiving break, Raja was in Germany as an invited speaker at the 5th International Moritz-Schlick-Symposion in Rostock at the University of Rostock, Germany, where he gave a talk on Norwood Russell Hanson’s Notion of the Theoryladenness of Observation. LEARN MORE >
Raja Rosenhagen Presentation
Raja will be presenting his paper: “Seeing As and Seeing That—A Fresh Look at Hanson’s Dually Representationalist Account of Observation” at the CSPA (Central States Philosophers Association) in Lexington, Kentucky, this Saturday, November 7.