Philosophy Roundtable 2017-2018


Philosophy Events

Philosophy Roundtable Schedule 2017-2018

Philosophy Roundtable is held at 11:00 a.m. in Scovel 105, unless otherwise stated. Roundtable lunch will follow in Kittredge Dining Hall.

Date Presentation
Aug 24 Convocation, 11:05 a.m.
Aug 31 Senior I.S. Proposals. Mandatory Philosophy Majors Meeting. Scovel 105
Sept 7 Aaron Novick (’12), graduate student at the University of Pittsburgh, History and Philosophy of Science, presents "Structuralism and Functionalism in Evolutionary Theory"
Sept 14 Elizabeth Schiltz (Department of Philosophy) and Mark Wilson (Department of Geology)
Sept 21 Evan Riley, Department of Philosophy, presents “Skill and Rational Capacity”
Sept 28 Chris Buford, Associate Professor of Instruction, Philosophy Department, Akron University, presents "The Objects of Memorial Experience"
Oct 5  Professor Ron Hustwit presents, "Wittgenstein's Pupil" 
Oct 12 Fall Break - No Roundtable
Oct 19 Senior I.S. presentation: Scarlett Chen
Oct 24 Special Tuesday Roundtable, Justin Steinberg ('99 and former Wooster Visiting Assistant Professor), Brooklyn College, CUNY.
Oct 25 12th Lindner Lecture in Ethics, 7:30 p.m. in Lean Lecture Room of Wishart Hall
Oct 26 Lindner Lecture in Ethics - Critics session, Scovel 105
Nov 2 Senior I.S. presentation: Issac Scher
Nov 9 Senior I.S. presentation: Kayleigh Marks
Nov 16 Senior I.S. presentation: Kali Halimou
Nov 23 Thanksgiving Break - No Roundtable
Nov 30 Senior I.S. presentation: Colleen Gilfether
Dec 7 Noon to 1:00 p.m. Holiday Luncheon - No Roundtable
Winter Break
Jan 18 Senior I.S. presentation: Chris Dukich
Jan 25 Senior I.S. presentation: Justin Konyn
Feb 1 Senior I.S. presentation: Amy Hagedorn
Feb 8 Senior I.S. presentation: Mona Vaddiraju
Feb 15 Senior I.S. presentation: Brandon Burkey
Feb 22 Senior I.S. presentations: Alex Moore and Jaelan Harney
Mar 1 Senior I.S. presentations: Kevin Compliment and Erik Severson
Mar 8 Senior I.S. presentations: Drake Schwenke and Nicklaus Wilcher
Spring Break
Mar 29 Welcome to the Major! Catered lunch to welcome our newest Philosophy majors to the department; 11:00 to noon in Scovel 205.  
Apr 5  
Apr 12  
Apr 19  
Apr 26 Juniors' Meeting
May 3