Philosophy Club Presents: MOVIE NIGHT! (10.24.14)

Philosophy Club Presents: MOVIE NIGHT! (10.24.14)

Join us for a movie night! We will be screening “Minority Report” on Friday, October 24th at 4pm in the Seminar Room (HSS 7077). A discussion exploring some philosophical themes will follow immediately after. (Limited) Pizza/snacks and soda will be served (“early philosopher gets the pizza!”). AND, some of our officers will have homemade baked goodies (e.g. cupcakes). Now, … Continue reading

UCSD’s INTUITIONS CALL FOR PAPERS

ATTENTION ALL PHILOSOPHERS! Don’t forget to prepare for submissions into the Undergraduate Journal of Philosophy. You do not want to miss out on this opportunity. Have your ideas or a paper you are proud of, be published and it will look great on your resume. Start early so you can edit your paper properly and … Continue reading

Coffee With A Philosopher: Professor Bechtel

Welcome to a ‘Coffee With A Philosopher’ Event! Come discuss philosophy and academia with Philosopher of Life Sciences Bill Bechtel! An excellent opportunity to talk about research, cognitive science, chronobiology, and whatever other topics come up over complimentary coffee. Coffee with a Philosopher is a great opportunity to talk with a faculty member in a relaxed … Continue reading

Movie Night!

Movie Night!

Featured film: A Clockwork Orange (1971) Time: Friday October 11th, 7pm (Don’t be late!) In future Britain, charismatic delinquent Alex DeLarge is jailed and volunteers for an experimental aversion therapy developed by the government in an effort to solve society’s crime problem… but not all goes to plan  (IBM.com). Place: Seminar Room HSS 7th floor For … Continue reading

Orientation Invite to our Majors, Minors and Interested Students!

Orientation Invite to our Majors, Minors and Interested Students!

The following is an email  regarding orientation from Nancy: Dear Philosophers, Orientation is set for Thursday, October 3rd from 2:00pm to approximately 3:30pm, and it will be held in the department lounge (Humanities & Social Sciences Building, 7thFloor, Room 7076, Map). As the tradition goes, Orientation is to provide an opportunity for philosophers to meet the faculty, other fellow … Continue reading

Coffee with Clinton Tolley

Coffee with Clinton Tolley

Later this month, come join us for Coffee with Clinton Tolley. His work focuses on the history of modern European philosophy, particularly on Kant, early analytic philosophy (especially Bolzano and Frege), and phenomenology (especially Brentano, Husserl, and the early Heidegger). On Wednesday, February 27th, 3:00 pm, we’ll be meeting Prof. Tolley for coffee at Art of Espresso (aka Mandeville … Continue reading

Coffee with Don Rutherford

Coffee with Don Rutherford

Later this month, come join us for Coffee with Don Rutherford. He’s the chair of the department and a pretty cool guy. On Tuesday, January 29th, 2:00 pm, we’ll be meeting Prof. Rutherford for coffee at Art of Espresso (aka Mandeville coffee cart). Coffee with a Philosopher is a great opportunity to talk with a faculty member in … Continue reading