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Monday, October 3, 2016 - 7:30pm
Location: Rocky Theater
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 -
9:00pm to 11:00pm
Location: 5 Ivy Lane
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 -
4:30pm to 6:00pm
Location: Robertson Hall, Bowl 1
Sunday, October 9, 2016 -
9:00pm to 11:00pm
Location: 5 Ivy Lane
Monday, October 10, 2016 - 7:30pm
Location: Rocky Theater


Monday, September 12, 2016
Last month, the paper that certificate student Kevin Wong '17 wrote for his VPL seminar "Bioethics: Clinical and Population Level," with Professor J. Frick, received attention as a highly commended paper. This paper was recently selected as a regional winner, from the US and Canada, in the categories of  law and philosophy.
Friday, September 2, 2016
Jan-Werner Mueller, Professor of Politics, writes in The Guardian about Populists as different elites who try to grab power with the help of a collective fantasy of political purity.
Thursday, July 28, 2016
This past June, six Ph.D. students from Princeton took part in an intense three-day seminar on “The State of Exception: Normative, Legal, and Historical Perspectives” held in Berlin under the auspices of the Princeton-Humboldt University strategic partnership.
Monday, June 20, 2016
Following the success of the inaugural workshop in 2014, the second workshop took place at Princeton August 16-19. It brought together 12 faculty mentors and 35 graduate student women in philosophy, drawn from a range of schools, PhD program stages, and areas of interest.