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Lucas Dunlap gives an invited lecture

Lucas Dunlap gave a talk entitled "Some Philosophical Considerations Regarding D-CTCs and the Consistencty Condtion" at a conference Quantum Mechanics Seen Through Closed Timelike Curves, Les Treilles, France, June 24 - 29, 2013.

Date Published: Aug 30, 2013

Lucas Dunlap at Philosophy of Logic, Math, and Physics Graduate Conference

Lucas Dunlap gave a talk entitled "Does the Existence of a CTC Allow for Superluminal Signaling?" at Western University's annual Philosophy of Logic, Math, and Physics Graduate Conference, London, Ontario, May 18-19, 2012.

Date Published: Aug 30, 2013

Jeff Bub gave an invited lecture

Jeff Bub gave the Itamar Pitowsky Memorial Lecture at the Center for the Study of Rationality at the Edmond Safra Campus of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, March 13, 2013.

Date Published: Aug 9, 2013

Jeff Bub and Allen Stairs give a talk

Jeff Bub and Allen Stairs gave a joint talk "D-CTCs, P-CTCs, and Superluminal Signaling"  at a conference Quantum Mechanics Seen Through Closed Timelike Curves, Les Treilles, France, June 24 - 29, 2013. 

Date Published: Aug 9, 2013

Jeff Bub organizes a conference in France

Jeff Bub co-organized the conference Quantum Mechanics Seen Through Closed Timelike Curves,  Les Treilles, France, June 24 - 29, 2013. (with Alexei Grinbaum, CEA-Saclay, France, and Eric Cavalcanti, School of Physics, University of Sydney, Australia).
 

Date Published: Aug 9, 2013

Jeff Bub co-organized New Directions in the Foundations of Physics

Jeff Bub organized (with James Mattingly, Philosophy Department, Georgetown University) the annual 'New Directions in the Foundations of Physics' conference (about 65 participants), at the Mathematical Association of America Carriage House, Washington, DC, May 10 -12, 2013

Date Published: Aug 9, 2013

Paul Pietroski in Paris

Paul Pietorski  had a one-month professorship at the Ecole Normale in Paris, and gave the Context and Content Lectures at the Institut Jean Nicod.

Date Published: Aug 7, 2013

Jerry Levinson in Paris

Jerry Levinson presented a paper  "The Expressive Specificity of Jazz" at a meeting of the Societe Francaise d'Esthetique held at the Ecole Normale Superieure in Paris, the old haunt of Jean-Paul Sartre. 

Date Published: Aug 7, 2013

Jerry Levinson invited to speak in Beijing

Jerry Levinson gave two lectures in July at a 'New Musicology' Symposium at the Beijing Central Conservatory.  

Date Published: Aug 7, 2013

Aidan Lyon in Munich

Aidan Lyon is visiting the Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy during the Fall Semester.  

Date Published: Jul 24, 2013

Eric Pacuit win LEM Grant

Eric Pacuit won a Learning Enhancement Mini-Grant from the Center for Teaching Excellence.    The grant is for the project Improving STEM Education in the Philosophy Department.  

Date Published: Jul 24, 2013

Sophia Sanborn named Beinecke Scholar

Congratulations to Undergraduate Sophia Sanborn!  Sophia, a junior double majoring in Philosophy and Linguistics, has been named a 2013 Beinecke Scholar

Date Published: Jul 24, 2013

Georges Rey in Bielefeld

Georges Rey gave   a series of invited lectures at the University of Bielefeld, May 15 - 17, 2013.

Date Published: Jul 24, 2013

Peter Carruthers publishes in PNAS

Peter Carruthers' paper "Evolution of working memory" has been published online in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 

 

Date Published: Jul 24, 2013

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