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Department News

Prof. Mylan Engel received a Service-Learning Faculty Fellowship to offer a new course on The Philosophy of Food in Spring 2017.

David Clark and Caley Howland are co-winners of the 2017 C. Mason and Madeline Myers Graduate Philosophy Award for outstanding achievement in graduate study in philosophy.

Senior major David Lorenzo won the 2016 Illinois Philosophical Association Undergraduate Student Essay Contest for his essay "Non-Sensitivity to Character Flaws: Not a Threat to the Traditional Account of Right Action."

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Upcoming Events

Margaret Fife 
Northern Illinois University

Culpability and Moral Ignorance: When We Should Have Known Better

Friday, April 28th, 2017
3:00 p.m., Holmes Student Center, University Suite

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Department of Philosophy
Northern Illinois University
Zulauf Hall 915
DeKalb, IL 60115
Fax: (815) 753-0543

Jessica Williams, Office Staff
Phone: (815) 753-0331

Jonie Barshinger, Office Manager
Phone: (815) 753-0333

Undergraduate Advisor

Prof. Steve Daskal
Office: Zulauf 922
Phone: (815) 753-6410

Graduate Advisor

Prof. Geoff Pynn
Office: Zulauf 924
Phone: (815) 753-6414

Department Chair

David J. Buller
Phone: (815) 753-6299