1. Philadelphia’s news website,‚ profiled UCHV’s Film Forum‚ which is directed by Erika Kiss.

    The post specifically discusses Japanese director Yasujiro Ozu’s Where Now Are the Dreams of Youth?‚ which plays this evening at the Princeton Garden ...

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  2. Values and Public Life (VPL) student‚ Wardah Bari ’16 – together with a classmate – created a project for Syrian and Jordanian refugees through a grant from Projects for Peace.

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  3. Johann Frick (UCHV and Philosophy) received the Carrier Prize for his dissertation at Harvard University.

    " 'Making People Happy, Not Making Happy People’: A Defense of the Asymmetry Intuition in Population Ethics' ” (November 2014) earned him the Learn more »

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Upcoming Events    

  1. Monday, November 30, 2015 "Why International Loan Conditionality is Coersive and Unjust" Meena Krishnamurthy, University of Michigan Room 201, Marx Hall, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Co-Sponsored Seminars and Workshops Co-sponsored by: Department of Philosophy
  2. Wednesday, December 2, 2015 "Appeal & Review" 301 Marx Hall, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Ethics of Reading Seminars and Lectures
  3. Wednesday, December 2, 2015 "Personhood, Ethics, and Cognition" Gary Varner, Texas A&M University Bowl 1, Robertson Hall, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminars

    Gary Varner is professor of philosophy at Texas A&M University. He wrote one of the first dissertations on environmental ethics, at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, and has since published two books and over 50 articles, book reviews, and encyclopedia entries on topics in environmental ethics and animal ethics. He is currently finishing a long-term project on animals and the moral philosophy of R.M. Hare. The first installment, Personhood, Ethics, and Animal Cognition: Situating Animals in Hare’s Two-Level Utilitarianism, was published by Oxford University Press in 2012. A second volume, tentatively titled Sustaining Animals: Envisioning Humane, Sustainable Communities, is in progress.

  4. Thursday, December 3, 2015 "The Space of Politics and the Space of War: Some Grotian Prolegomena" Annabel Brett, University of Cambridge 127 Corwin Hall, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Political Philosophy Colloquium
  5. Monday, December 7, 2015 Ruth Chang, Rutgers University and 2015-16 LSR Visiting Fellow TBD, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Co-Sponsored Seminars and Workshops Co-sponsored by: Department of Philosophy
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