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Apply to PIKSI summer institutes!

Apply to PIKSI summer institutes!

PIKSI summer institutes are designed to encourage undergraduates from groups traditionally underrepresented in philosophy to consider future study of philosophy. Undergraduates and recent graduates are urged to apply; groups traditionally underrepresented in (anglophone) philosophy include women, LGBTQ and gender non-conforming people, people from economically disadvantaged communities, people with disabilities, and people of color or people racialized as nonwhite, including Chicano/a/xs and Latino/a/xs, Indigenous people, Pacific Islanders, people of African descent, and people of Asian descent. Transportation and lodging are provided. Stipends are awarded to all. 

APPLICATION DEADLINES 

Undergraduates -- JANUARY 31, 2019
Graduate Assistants (PIKSI-Rock only) -- JANUARY 31, 2019
For more information visit: piksi.org

PIKSI ROCK 

Rock Ethics Institute/Penn State
Date: June 17-28, 2019

Director: Kris Sealey
Fairfield University
Theme: Philosophy and Public Life

Speakers: 

Myisha Cherry
University of California, Riverside

Axelle Karera
Wesleyan University

Esme Murdock
San Diego State University

Yannik Thiem
Villanova University

PIKSI BOSTON

MIT/UMB
Date: June 20-27, 2019*

Faculty Directors: 

Lisa Rivera
University of Massachusetts Boston

Keota Fields
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Graduate Directors: 

Mallory Weber
MIT

Marion Boulicault
MIT

Speakers: 

TBA

*to be confirmed 

For more information visit: piksi.org

Contact: info@piksi.org

SPONSORS: THE ANDREW W. MELLON FOUNDATION, AMERICAN PHILOSOPHICAL ASSOCIATION – PENN STATE’S ROCK ETHICS INSTITUTE, COLLEGE OF THE LIBERAL ARTS, AND DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSOPHY - MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY - STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY - UNIVERSITY OF OREGON - UNIVERSITY OF IOWA - IRIS MARION YOUNG DIVERSITY SCHOLARS FUND - ANN ARBOR PHILOSOPHERS’ PIKSI FUNDING INITIATIVE - ASSOCIATION OF FEMINIST ETHICS AND SOCIAL THEORY - PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS-HARVARD UNIVERSITY-TUFTS UNIVERSITY