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Read more at: Senthuran Bhuvanendra has been awarded a Jacobsen Studentship by the Royal Institute of Philosophy

Senthuran Bhuvanendra has been awarded a Jacobsen Studentship by the Royal Institute of Philosophy

17 June 2021

Senthuran Bhuvanendra has been awarded a Jacobsen Studentship by the Royal Institute of Philosophy.


Read more at: Arif Ahmed has been awarded an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours

Arif Ahmed has been awarded an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours

15 June 2021

Arif Ahmed has been awarded an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours. For further details click here .


Read more at: Alex Fisher has been awarded a prize for the Outstanding Student Paper for the 79th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetics

Alex Fisher has been awarded a prize for the Outstanding Student Paper for the 79th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetics

10 June 2021

Alex Fisher has been awarded a prize for the Outstanding Student Paper for the 79th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetics. For further details see: https://aesthetics-online.org/news/news.asp?id=568435


Read more at: Lucy McDonald has been awarded the Royal Institute of Philosophy 2021 essay prize

Lucy McDonald has been awarded the Royal Institute of Philosophy 2021 essay prize

13 May 2021

Lucy McDonald has been awarded the Royal Institute of Philosophy 2021 essay prize. For further information about the award please see: https://www.royalinstitutephilosophy.org/2021/05/12/2020-philosophy-essa... https://www.cam.ac.uk/research/news/philosophers-thumbs-down-to-social-m...


Read more at: Rae Langton will give a public lecture, "Reimagining Free Speech”, with discussion chaired by Onora O’Neill, at 6 pm on Friday 30th April, in a series celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Newnham College

Rae Langton will give a public lecture, "Reimagining Free Speech”, with discussion chaired by Onora O’Neill, at 6 pm on Friday 30th April, in a series celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Newnham College

26 April 2021

Rae Langton will give a public lecture, "Reimagining Free Speech”, with discussion chaired by Onora O’Neill, at 6 pm on Friday 30th April, in a series celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Newnham College For further information and registration please see: https://150.newn.cam.ac.uk/event/prof-rae-langton/


Read more at: Congratulations to Dr. Nikhil Krishnan who has been awarded a 2021 Pilkington Prize, by the University of Cambridge's Centre for Teaching and Learning

Congratulations to Dr. Nikhil Krishnan who has been awarded a 2021 Pilkington Prize, by the University of Cambridge's Centre for Teaching and Learning

22 April 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Nikhil Krishnan who has been awarded a 2021 Pilkington Prize, by the University of Cambridge's Centre for Teaching and Learning. https://www.cctl.cam.ac.uk/news/congratulations-winners-2021-pilkington-prize


Read more at: A warm welcome to Dr. Sarah Fine and Dr. Neil Dewar, who will both be taking up permanent teaching posts in the Faculty in September 2021.

A warm welcome to Dr. Sarah Fine and Dr. Neil Dewar, who will both be taking up permanent teaching posts in the Faculty in September 2021.

25 March 2021

Dr. Sarah Fine and Dr. Neil Dewar are taking up permanent teaching posts in the Faculty in September 2021: Dr. Fine is joining us from Kings College, London. https://www.kcl.ac.uk/people/sarah-fine Dr. Dewar is joining us from the Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich. https://www.mcmp.philosophie.uni-muenchen.de/people/...


Read more at: William Simpson a recent PhD student at Philosophy has proposed a new ontology for quantum mechanics

William Simpson a recent PhD student at Philosophy has proposed a new ontology for quantum mechanics

16 February 2021

William Simpson a recent PhD student at Philosophy has proposed a new ontology for quantum mechanics. For further details see: https://www.wolfson.cam.ac.uk/about/news/there-just-one-fundamental-thing-exists-jrf-proposes-new-ontology-quantum-mechanics


Read more at: Congratulations to Dr. Julia Borcherding, who has been awarded the Leszek Kołakowski Honorary Fellowship, by the Foundation for Polish Science

Congratulations to Dr. Julia Borcherding, who has been awarded the Leszek Kołakowski Honorary Fellowship, by the Foundation for Polish Science

21 January 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Julia Borcherding, who has been awarded the Leszek Kołakowski Honorary Fellowship, by the Foundation for Polish Science. See further details about the announcement here .


Read more at: In Memoriam: Judith Jarvis Thomson 4 October 1929-20 November 2020

In Memoriam: Judith Jarvis Thomson 4 October 1929-20 November 2020

7 December 2020

In Memoriam: Judith Jarvis Thomson 4 October 1929 - 20 November 2020 We announce with sadness the death of Judith Jarvis Thomson, one of the world’s leading philosophers, and an eminent alumna of Cambridge and of Newnham College. Thomson was awarded a Cambridge BA in 1952, and an honorary doctorate from Cambridge in 2015...