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Philosophy seniors win Honors Thesis Research Awards

October 20, 2021

Many congratulations to philosophy majors Hayden Graham and Tara Murray for winning highly competitive Honors Thesis Research Awards! Hayden is writing on the topic of Physical Impossibilism under the direction of Professor Neta. Tara’s project is Understanding the Mother: From … Continued

Worsnip interviewed on 97.9 The Hill

October 5, 2021

Alex Worsnip, who’s speaking on “America’s Epistemological Crisis” on October 4th at Flyleaf Books, was interviewed by The Hill‘s Aaron Keck. Check it out here!

Carla Merino-Rajme featured in Endeavors

September 24, 2021

Carla Merino-Rajme was recently featured in Endeavors: Stories Powered by UNC Research! Please see here to read the article, and learn more about her research regarding the phenomenology of time.

Marc Lange and Vida Yao selected for Philosopher’s Annual

August 31, 2021

Congratulations to Marc Lange and Vida Yao (Chapel Hill Philosophy 2016 alumna) on having papers selected for inclusion in the Philosopher’s Annual Volume 40! Philosopher’s Annual aims to identify “the ten best articles published in philosophy each year.” Please see …

ABC 11 interviews Walker about vaccination status ethics

August 10, 2021

ABC 11 Eyewitness News recently interviewed and featured Prof. Rebecca Walker in their timely “Ethics or etiquette: Is it OK to ask someone’s vaccination status?” story. Check it out here!

Barranco Lopez to speak at the CFE’s 2021 Faculty Showcase

April 20, 2021

Aliosha Barranco Lopez will be participating in this year’s 8th Faculty Showcase on Teaching, hosted by the Center for Faculty Excellence (CFE). The Faculty Showcase on Teaching provides a platform for UNC instructors to share best teaching practices and to … Continued

Spring 2021 Phi Beta Kappa inductees

March 5, 2021

Congratulations to our newest philosophy major Phi Beta Kappa inductees, Tyler Kay and Maxwell Levinson! A press release with more details will soon be posted here. Each semester, Alpha of North Carolina Chapter of The Phi Beta Kappa Society initiates exceptional undergraduates. … Continued

Fabian Wendt and Doug MacKay in The Well

February 24, 2021

Our very own PPE Visiting Teaching Assistant Professor, Fabian Wendt, and Professor Doug MacKay (of the Public Policy Department) have been featured in The Well. Read their article about UBI (universal basic income) here!

Philosophy as public service

January 12, 2021

Our creative, innovative outreach programs serve the public, bringing philosophy to prisons, retirement homes, and high schools! Read more here.