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Dr. Eric Chwang to Give Spring 2015 Grant Lecture

The Philosophy Department at Loyola University is pleased to welcome Dr. Eric Chwang (University of Colorado, Boulder) as a guest speaker.

AGSP Faculty Profile: Kristen Irwin, PhD

In the third installment of the series of faculty interviews conducted by the Philosophy Department's Association of Graduate Students in Philosophy, Corbin Casarez interviews Dr. Kristen Irwin, who recently joined our department this past fall and has jumped right in.

Faculty Profile: David Schweickart, PhD

Dr. David Schweickart, Professor of Philosophy discusses how his love of philosophy led to his involvement in the Civil Rights movement and years of social justice advocacy work to come.

Philosophy Department Announces John F. Grant M.D. Essay Competition for Undergraduate and Graduate Students

The Spring 2015 John F. Grant M.D. Essay Competition offers students studying Health Care Ethics prizes of up to $500.00.

John F. Grant M.D. Endowment Funds Lively Health Care Ethics Seminar

The John F. Grant seminar combines rigorous class discussions with in-depth lectures from leading experts across disciplines.

Philosophy Department Announces 2015 Undergraduate Essay Award

The Philosophy Department invites undergraduate students to submit papers written for a philosophy course at Loyola University Chicago in 2014 or 2015.

AGSP Faculty Profile: Joy Gordon, PhD

In continuation of the series of faculty interviews conducted by the Philosophy Department's Association of Graduate Students in Philosophy, Corbin Casarez interviews Dr. Joy Gordon, our newest faculty member and Ignacio Ellacuria, S.J. Professor of Social Ethics.

Social-Political Documentary Film Series Continues this Tuesday, February 10th

The Philosophy Department invites the Loyola community to a free showing of The War at Home, the first film in the annual Social-Political Documentary Film Series.

Graduate Student Alumni Spotlight: Kyle Thomsen

Dr. Kyle Thomsen, who graduated from Loyola's Ph.D in Philosophy program and is now an Assistant Professor at St. Francis University, reflects on his time at Loyola and shares his advice on navigating the job market as a Philosophy PhD.

AGSP Faculty Profile: Mark Waymack, PhD

In the first of a series of faculty interviews conducted by the Philosophy Department's Association of Graduate Students in Philosophy, Corbin Casarez interviews Dr. Mark Waymack,our Department Chairperson.

Student Spotlight: Andy Kondrat

Meet Andy Kondrat, a current student of the Philosophy PhD program and bioethics enthusiast who has turned his love of Philosophy into an exciting career.

Faculty Profile: Hanne Jacobs, PhD

Dr. Hanne Jacobs, an Assistant Professor of Philosophy, talks about what interests her most about Philosophy.

Graduate Student Alumni Spotlight: Maggie Labinski

Dr.Maggie Labinksi, who recently graduated from Loyola's Ph.D in Philosophy program and is now an Assistant Professor at Fairfield University, contemplates how Loyola shaped her as a scholar and teacher.

Ethics and Bioethics Bowls: Giving Students Lasting Skills, Happy Memories

Loyola’s Ethics and Bioethics Bowl teams offer unique opportunities to gain lifelong skills while having fun and competing across the country.

She opens students’ minds to the world of philosophy

Jacqueline Scott fell in love with philosophy while she was an undergraduate student. Now, as an associate professor at Loyola, she’s helping her students do the same thing—and winning praise in the process.

Arts & Sciences

Andrew Kletzien: He’s getting the most out of his college experience

Despite studying for two degrees—one in political science and another in philosophy—Andrew Kletzien still manages to keep an active schedule outside the classroom.  

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