Sofia Syed ('22) Selected for the Fulbright US Student Program

Sofia Syed ('22) Selected for the Fulbright US Student Program

June 23, 2022

Congratulations to Sofia Syed ('22) for receiving a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship!

Upcoming Talk: The Ethics of Sanctions: Economic Freedom and Liability

Upcoming Talk: The Ethics of Sanctions: Economic Freedom and Liability

April 28, 2022

Dr. Jessica Flanigan (Associate Professor of Leadership Studies and Philosophy, Politics, Economics and Law, and Richard L. Morrill Chair in Ethics & Democratic Values at the University of Richmond) will join us on April 28 as part of our Philosophy and Public Affairs lecture series.

Dr. Brosnan Receives 2022 CHS Catalyst Award

Dr. Brosnan Receives 2022 CHS Catalyst Award

March 29, 2022

Dr. Brosnan has been selected as a recipient of the 2022 College of Humanities and Sciences Catalyst Award. 

Dr. Fritz Receives 2021 APA Prize

Dr. Fritz Receives 2021 APA Prize

December 14, 2021

Our very own Dr. James Fritz has received the Fall 2021 Routledge, Taylor & Francis Prize from the American Philosophical Association. Congrats, Dr. Fritz!

Upcoming Talk:

Upcoming Talk: "Must We Be Moral Heroes?"

December 9, 2021

Dr. Rebecca Stangl, Professor of Philosophy at UVA, will join us on December 9 as part of our Philosophy and Public Affairs lecture series.

Seminar in Philosophy (PHIL 490) topics

Seminar in Philosophy (PHIL 490) topics

April 26, 2020

Fall 2022: Paradoxes, taught by Donald Smith

Professor and Chair Anthony Ellis Retires

Professor and Chair Anthony Ellis Retires

June 30, 2020

Anthony Ellis retired on June 30, 2020. Professor Ellis joined the VCU Philosophy Department in 1990 and has served as department chair since 1999. Best wishes to Professor Ellis in his retirement!

Dr. Akiba's New Book, The Philosophy Major's Introduction to Philosophy

Dr. Akiba's New Book, The Philosophy Major's Introduction to Philosophy

August 19, 2020

Dr. Akiba's new book, The Philosophy Major's Introduction to Philosophy: Concepts and Distinctionswill be available to all one week from today, August 26, 2020. Congratulations, Dr. Akiba!