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Welcome to the Philosophy Department at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. We are located on the third floor of Radford Hall, in the heart of our scenic campus on the banks of the Fox River. We are proud of our high quality undergraduate program, and we are equally proud of the scholarship produced by the Department's faculty. Our majors and minors have been accepted by some of the best graduate philosophy programs in the country, and many also go on to secure careers in business, law, and medicine. If you are interested discussing the department's course offerings, or in becoming a philosophy major or minor, come see us - everyone is welcome!


Philosophy Majors Published in the Oshkosh Scholar

by Herzberg, Larry A last modified Sep 11, 2015 02:04 PM

Congratulations to Michael Lahti, whose original research paper, "Lust As An Embodied Appraisal", has been accepted for publication in the print edition of Oshkosh Scholar (Volume X), available Spring 2016.

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2015 Socratic Award Winner

by Herzberg, Larry A last modified Sep 11, 2015 02:04 PM

Roan Kirschbaum is named as the Philosophy Department's 2015 Socratic Award winner...

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Forbes: How "Useless Liberal Arts Degrees" Have Become "Tech's Hottest Ticket"

by Herzberg, Larry A last modified Sep 11, 2015 02:03 PM

"...Stewart Butterfield, Slack’s 42-year-old cofounder and CEO, whose estimated double-digit stake in the company could be worth $300 million or more. He’s the proud holder of an undergraduate degree in philosophy from Canada’s University of Victoria and a master’s degree from Cambridge in philosophy and the history of science."

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by Clark, Leslie A. last modified Feb 27, 2013 07:47 AM