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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 is posted here. Each semester, Alpha of North Carolina Chapter of The Phi Beta Kappa Society initiates exceptional undergraduates. We warmly … 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.

Spicer and Nitchovski win Tanner Teaching Awards

December 11, 2020

We are very pleased to announce that two of our graduate students, DeeAnn Spicer and Pavel Nitchovski, have won Tanner Teaching Awards! These are UNC’s highest awards for graduate-student teachers. Only five winners from across the entire university are selected … Continued

Walker featured in Carolina Alumni Review

December 3, 2020

Rebecca Walker has been highlighted in the 2020 edition of the Carolina Alumni Review! Please see here to read the article in which she is featured, “Ethics at the Forefront”.

Morton wins 2021 Frederic W. Ness Book Award

November 2, 2020

We are pleased to announce that Jen Morton’s book, “Moving Up Without Losing Your Way: The Ethical Cost of Upward Mobility” (Princeton University Press), has just won the 2021 Frederic W. Ness Book Award for the year’s book that best contributes to the … Continued