ANU-Humboldt-Princeton Summer Institute on Practical Normativity held at the Humboldt University in Berlin August 22 - September, 2022.
Front row (l-r): Colin Bradley (Princeton), Eleanor Gordon-Smith (Princeton), Baduin Weinmann (Humboldt), Conor Leisky (ANU), Brandon Yip (ANU), Maggie Shea (Princeton), Vivian Knopf (Humboldt);
2nd row (l-r): Camilo Martinez (Princeton), Marcel Jahn (Humboldt), Chris Lernpass (ANU), Sarah McGrath (Princeton), Michael Smith (Princeton); 3rd row (l-r): Thomas Schmidt (Humboldt), Jeremy Khoo (Princeton), Hanna Hoffmann-Richter (Humboldt), Leo Eisenbach (Humboldt), Thomas Lambert (Princeton), Connor Tannas (Princeton), Shalom Chalson (ANU), Zach Swindlehurst (ANU);
Back row (l-r): Elliot Salinger (Princeton), Sam Fullhart (Princeton).
Inaugural Finding Philosophy@Princeton Summer Camp happy campers!
Front row: Nina Delgado (Trenton Catholic Prep), Vanessa Ramos (Pennington School), Rebecca St Fleur (Ewing HS)
Middle row: Community partner Sharyse Porter (Dawn of Hope Inc.), Nathyeli Delgado (Trenton Catholic Prep), Zion Bennett (Girard College), Tatiana Noizy (Northern Burlington HS), Nancy Groll (Outreach coordinator)
Back row: Program facilitators Alice van’t Hoff (grad student), Sebastian Liu (grad student), Katie Rech (grad student), Joseph Moore (PGRA/Lecturer)
Department of Philosophy Fall 2021
We were back and we were masked!
Michael Martin (University of Oxford) delivered the 2022 Hempel Lectures, a three lecture series named after Carl Gustav (Peter) Hempel, the Stuart Professor of Philosophy at Princeton from 1955 until his retirement in 1973.
University of South Florida Professor Douglas Jesseph (center) delivered the biennial Margaret Dauler Wilson Lecture, entitled “Berkeley on Force as a ‘Mathematical Hypothesis’” (March 2022), introduced by his former Princeton roommate and Department of Philosophy Chair Gideon Rosen (right) and hosted by Professor Daniel Garber (left).
José Medina (Northwestern) delivered our first two Humanities Council Short-term Visiting Fellow lectures for the 2021–2022 academic year on September 22nd and 23rd and dedicated his lectures to his friend and colleague, philosopher Charles W. Mills, who passed away earlier that week.
Emeritus Professor Kwame Anthony Appiah (2002-2014) presented the 2021 Hempel Lectures, "The Invention of Religion," virtually, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Visiting fellow and longtime friend of the Department of Philosophy, Robert Merrihew Adams (Yale), delivered the 8th biennial David Lewis Lecture on November 2, 2020. View the lecture here.
Harvey Lederman (center, front) and his T.E.A.M 2020 (Talks on Epistemology and Metaphysics) conference participants at what turned out to be the department's final in-person event of 2020.
2019 Minorities and Philosophy (MAP) Compass speakers and mentors Shen-yi Liao (University of Puget Sound) and Jacqueline Scott (Loyola University Chicago) chat with workshop participants over lunch in the Tower Room.
2002 Alumna Jennifer Morton (UNC-Chapel Hill), left, chats with philosophy undergrads at the department's annual Princeton & Beyond dinner.