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2020 undergrad writings
Spring 2020 Undergraduates' Writings Recognized

Wed, 06/03/2020 - 3:22pm
Congratulations go out to three Department of Philosophy undergraduates who have earned recognition for their writing as undergraduate students. Marc Biemiller, 2020 graduate who double-majored in Philosophy and Music, had his paper “Augustine and Plato: Clarifying Misconceptions” published in the Fall 2019 issue of the journal Aporia. “I first began to read Augustine in high school and immediately noticed his obvious connection with Plato, the…

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Congratulations to Philosophy Graduates & Awardees

Fri, 05/15/2020 - 1:35pm
The Department of Philosophy community gathered for an online celebration on May 14, 2020 to recognize this year's graduates and award winners. The event was attended by Franklin College of Arts and Sciences Dean Alan Dorsey and included recorded remarks from UGA icon Coach Vince Dooley as well as Department of Philosophy alumnus Dustin Elliott, an environmental/natural resource policy attorney who is now the legal director of the solar startup…

Chris Cuomo
Cuomo Interviewed in Times of India

Fri, 02/28/2020 - 11:23am
An interview with Department of Philosophy Professor Chris Cuomo appeared in a recent edition of The Times of India. Reporter Srijana Mitra Das spoke with Cuomo about her work in ecofeminism and the interrelationship of women and nature in the February 8, 2020 article "Women and nature share a powerful moral connection" appearing in The Times "Evoke" section featuring regular coverage of climate change and socio-ecological issues.  

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Philosophy Undergraduates Present at Conferences

Tue, 02/25/2020 - 3:25pm
Several UGA Department of Philosophy undergraduate students have been selected to present papers at conferences throughout the Spring 2020 semester:  Marc Biemiller, a 4th-year Philosophy and Music major, presented a poster of his paper on Augustine at the Annual Meeting of the American Philosophical Association in Philadelphia in January and recently gave the same paper at the Southeast Philosophy Congress at Clayton State University. Spencer…

Melissa Fahmy
Fahmy Awarded Teaching Fellowship

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 3:03pm
Melissa Seymour Fahmy, Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy, has been selected as a Center for Teaching & Learning Senior Teaching Fellow. This award provides senior faculty with an opportunity to focus on undergraduate instruction and enables opportunities for faculty from a variety of disciplines to interact and share ideas regarding instructional challenges. CTL Fellowships help reinforce an instructional environment that…

John Malone
Malone Awarded Severens Scholarship

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 10:59am
John (Johnny) Malone has been awarded the Richard H. Severens Scholarship for Academic Year 2018-2018.  Malone is a double major in English and Philosophy with academic interests in the interactions between philosophy and literature, the use of art in philosophical inquiry, and 20th century poetics. He grew up in Lindale, Georgia and spends much time these days corralling his nine pets and talking about art.

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