1. On July 1, 2016 Melissa Lane became Director of the University Center for Human Values.

    Melissa Lane is the Class of 1943 Professor of Politics at Princeton University. She succeeded Learn more »

  2. Melissa Lane on Sovereignty

    Melissa Lane, Class of 1943 Professor of Politics, discusses  the history of the idea of sovereignty, the authority of a state to govern ...

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  3. Melissa Lane on Guarding Against Elitism

    Melissa Lane, Class of 1943 Professor of Politics, provides insights to the question, "What can democracies do to guard ...

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Upcoming Events    

  1. Tuesday, August 16 - Friday, August 19, 2016 Networking and Mentoring Workshop for Graduate Student Women in Philosophy Room 219, Aaron Burr Hall Co-Sponsored Seminars and Workshops Co-sponsored by: Department of Philosophy
  2. Tuesday, September 20, 2016 Service and Civic Engagement Rob Reich, Stanford University Chair: Deborah Prentice, Dean of the Faculty McCormick 101, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm General Public Lectures Co-sponsored by: Steering Committee for Service and Civic Engagement and Princeton University Public Lectures
  3. Wednesday, September 21, 2016 Will MacAskill, University of Oxford TBD, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminars
    Will MacAskill is an associate professor in Philosophy at Lincoln College, Oxford. He cofounded two non-profits: 80,000 Hours, which provides research and advice on how one can best make a difference through his⁄her career, and Giving What We Can, which encourages people to commit to give at least 10% of their income to the most effective charities. These organisations helped to spark the effective altruism movement.
  4. Thursday, September 22, 2016 David Enoch, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Room 127, Corwin Hall, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Political Philosophy Colloquium
  5. Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Stephen Gardiner, University of Washington, Seattle TBD, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Ira W. DeCamp Bioethics Seminars
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