Conferences

Fourth Annual Moravian College Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

March 16, 2013 at Moravian College in Bethlehem, PA

The Moravian College Philosophy Department and Philosophy Club are pleased to announce the fourth annual Moravian College Undergraduate Philosophy Conference. They are inviting undergraduate students to submit papers on general philosophical topics to be presented at this conference. Papers should be no more than 3000 words. The deadline for submissions is February 8, 2013. Please see the flier for further details concerning this conference and paper submission guidelines.

Third Mid-Hudson Valley Undergraduate Philosophy Conference: Call for Papers

March 8-9, 2013 at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY

The Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies will host the Third Mid-Hudson Valley Undergraduate Philosophy Conference. Undergraduates are encouraged to submit papers on any topic in philosophy. The conference accepts at most six papers and there are no concurrent presentations.

The keynote address will be given by Alfred Mele. He is the William H. and Lucyle T. Werkmeister Professor of Philosophy at Florida State University and the director of the Big Questions on Free Will, a four year project on free will funded by the John Templeton Foundation and Florida State University.

The deadline for submission of papers of no more than 3,000 words has been extended to January 1, 2013 (the original deadline was December 15, 2012). We prefer that papers be sent electronically by attachment in PDF or Microsoft Word format to james.snyder@marist.edu. The conference program will be announced in January.

Online Undergraduate Ethics Conference

The Jackson Family Center for Ethics and Values at Coastal Carolina University is sponsoring its First Annual Online Undergraduate Ethics Conference to take place in April 2013. If you are an undergraduate student who is interested in submitting a paper, please go to http://www.coastalethics.org/ to find out more information about this conference. The submission deadline is February 1, 2013. Notifications of acceptance will be sent out by early March. Accepted submissions will require a short (maximum 20 minutes) video presentation.