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Archive for September, 2012

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    Finding Plato in a Bomb Shelter

    Elana Weiner '11 recently visited Wheaton and shared this update. "It's wonderful to be a Philosopher in the desert! After graduation, I decided to spend five months living and studying permaculture on Kibbutz Lotan in the Arava desert of southern Israel. The kibbutz's library happened to be located in one of the bomb shelters." See more after the jump. More »
  • Call for Papers: Undergrad Philosophy Conference

    The Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies will host the third Mid-Hudson Valley Undergraduate Philosophy Conference on March 8-9, 2013 at Marist College. Undergraduates are encouraged to submit papers on any topic in philosophy. The keynote address will be given by Alfred Mele. Papers of no more than 3,000 words are due by December 15, 2012. See more after the jump. More »
  • Philosophy Majors rock the GRE

    Among all undergraduate majors, philosophy majors get the highest scores on the Verbal and Analytical Reasoning parts of the GRE. Among Humanities majors, philosophers get the highest scores on the Quantitative part. (See more after the jump) More »