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Placement of recent PhDs

The Department of Philosophy is very proud and pleased to announce the placement of our recent PhDs:

André Rosenbaum de Avillez—Del Mar College (Tenure Track) Axelle Karera –Wesleyan University (Visiting Assistant Professor) Ronke Oke –West Chester University (Tenure Track) Christina Shaheen Moosa–West Central College in Napiervielle (Tenure Track).

Amy Allen's new book published by Columbia University Press

Department Head Amy Allen's new book, "The End of Progress", has just been published by Columbia University Press.Click the link below!

http://cup.columbia.edu/b…/the-end-of-progress/9780231173247

Eduardo Mendieta's "Philosophy of Liberation" published in Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy recently published an article by Eduardo Mendieta, titled "Philosophy of Liberation". Follow the link to read more!

http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/liberation/

Penn State Philosophy major and volleyball star Haleigh Washington named Academic All-American

http://www.gopsusports.com/sports/w-volley/spec-rel/121015aab.html


UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - Penn State women's volleyball sophomore Haleigh Washington has earned Second Team CoSIDA Academic All-America honors, as announced the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) this morning. Washington was selected from a group of more than 40 student-athletes who earned academic all-district honors earlier this season.

Way to go, Haleigh!

Penn State alums Mariana Alessandri and John Kaag defend the value of philosophy in the Times Higher Education supplement

Penn State alums Mariana Alessandri and John Kaag defend the value of philosophy in the Times Higher Education supplement

Follow the link below to read the whole article!

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/features/can-philosophy-survive-in-an-academy-driven-by-impact-and-employability