Loading Events

Past Events › Undergraduate

Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Searching by date will show up to 12 results from the date selected and beyond.

Categories

Events can be filtered by Audience Group or Campus.
Campus:

April 2018

2018 Undergraduate Philosophy Research Conference & Noēsis launch

Friday April 6, 2018 - Saturday April 7, 2018
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100 (Main Floor Lecture Hall), 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
+ Google Map
Covers of previous issues of Noesis journal

Every year, our department hosts a Philosophy Research Conference for undergraduate students to showcase top work at the university. This year's conference will feature 15-20 student talks, as well as a keynote presentation by Professor Samantha Brennan of the University of Guelph.

Find out more »

Department of Philosophy Book Launch and Spring Party

Thursday April 26, 2018, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Side view of book spines lined up

This is a closed event for internal members of the department and their invited guests. 

Find out more »

May 2018

Victoria Day (University closed)

Monday May 21, 2018
fireworks

For the 2017-18 university-wide holiday schedule, please visit the U of T HR and Equity website.

Find out more »

October 2018

Backpack to Briefcase (b2B) Philosophy Career Panel: Careers in Business

Thursday October 11, 2018, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
+ Google Map
Woman giving presentation

Wondering where your degree will take you after graduation? Join us for a Philosophy Career Panel where you can learn about career development, build your professional network, participate in a Q&A session with alumni, and connect with faculty and alumni after the panel over light refreshments.

Find out more »

What is language? Q&A with Philippe Schlenker (NYU/Institut Jean Nicod, Paris)

Wednesday October 31, 2018, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
New North Building, Rm. 1210, UTM, 3359 Mississauga Rd.
Mississauga, ON L5L 1C6 Canada
+ Google Map
Philippe Schlenker

What is language? How does it compare to music? Does language have an inner logical spine? How does human language compare to the communication systems of other animals? Distinguished Visiting Professor Philippe Schlenker will be visiting UTM for conversations with faculty and students. Ask him anything!

Find out more »

November 2018

World Philosophy Day Lecture: Miranda Fricker (CUNY)

Thursday November 15, 2018, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100 (Main Floor Lecture Hall), 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
+ Google Map
Miranda Fricker

Mark UNESCO World Philosophy Day with a lecture by Miranda Fricker of CUNY's Graduate Center. Professor Fricker's research includes feminist philosophy, social epistemology, and moral philosophy.

Find out more »

Alexander Lecture: Christopher Mole (UBC)

Thursday November 22, 2018, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100 (Main Floor Lecture Hall), 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
+ Google Map
Christopher Mole

This year's Alexander Lecture welcomes Christopher Mole, Chair of the Programme in Cognitive Systems at UBC where he also teaches in the Department of Philosophy. Professor Mole will deliver a talk on “Dynamic Semantics, Embodied Syntax, and the Evidence of Sign-Language Aphasia”

Find out more »

December 2018

Philosophy Department Book Sale

Tuesday December 11, 2018, 10:00 am - Thursday December 13, 2018, 2:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 401, 170 St. George St.
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
+ Google Map

In Room 401 of the Jackman Humanities Building on the following days:   Tuesday, December 11 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Wednesday, December 12 from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Thursday, December 13 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm   New and used books available - of course, many philosophy titles! Cash only, please. Proceeds from the sale will go to the Graduate Philosophy Student Union (GPSU).

Find out more »

February 2019

Panel: The Greater Picture — Philosophical Issues in Modern Physics

Friday February 8, 2019, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Physics Grad Lounge, McLennan Physical Labs, MP110, 60 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario Canada
+ Google Map
The words The Greater Picture: Philosophical Issues in Modern Physics`` on a black background with blue stylized Mobius strip

A panel of physics and philosophy professors tackle philosophical issues in modern physics.

Find out more »

March 2019

Thinking towards Action: 2019 Underrepresented Philosophy Conference

Friday March 1, 2019, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Alumni Hall, Old Victoria College, 73 Queens Park Crescent East (91 Charles Street West)
Toronto, Ontario M5S1K7 Canada
+ Google Map
The words "Thinking towards Action" of a purple and white background with diagonally pointing green arrows

The 2019 Underrespresented Philosophy Conference by the Philosophy Course Union bridges disciplines to create an invested dialogue on the state of knowledge in higher learning and ethics in morally precarious times.

Find out more »

Irregular Migrants, Refugees, and Open Borders: What Is to Be Done? (Joseph Carens, Toronto)

Thursday March 14, 2019, 3:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 401, 170 St. George St.
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
+ Google Map
Joseph Carens

Joseph Carens, an advocate of open borders, focuses on contemporary political theory, especially on issues related to immigration and political community.

Find out more »

April 2019

2019 Undergraduate Philosophy Research Conference

Monday April 8, 2019 - Tuesday April 9, 2019
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418, 170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
+ Google Map
Stylized head in black with thought bubbles on a red background

Every year, our department hosts a Philosophy Research Conference for undergraduate students to showcase top work at the university. This year's conference will feature 20 student talks, as well as a keynote presentation by Professor Alice MacLachlan of York University. The conference will also see the launch of two journals, volume 20 of Noēsis and the inaugural issue of the journal of the University of Toronto Undergraduate Bioethics Society (UTUBS). All are welcome!

Find out more »
+ Export Events
Back to Top