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Balzan Styles of Reasoning Research Project (2015-2019)

2015-09-01 |

The Department of Philosophy has just begun a major five-year research project on the theme of Styles of Reasoning. Made possible by the 2014 Balzan Prize awarded to University Professor Emeritus Ian Hacking, this project offers generous financial support to Toronto graduate students working in the Philosophy of Mind, Epistemology, Philosophy of Science and Mathematics,[Read more…]

Eric Mathison Wins Martha Lile Love Award

2013-10-31 |

The recipient of this year’s Martha Lile Love Essay Award is Eric Mathison, for his essay, “The Insufficiency of Neutrality for Environmental Policy”. Th essay award was instituted in 1979, to honour the memory of Martha Lile Love, a graduate student at the University of Toronto who had died that year at the age of[Read more…]

Mark Schranz wins 2013 TATP Excellence Award

2013-06-23 |

Congratulations to Mark Schranz!! Mark is one of four (4) University of Toronto graduate students to have been awarded the 2013 TATP Teaching Excellence Award;  Mark was selected out of a field of 182 teaching assistants, through 462 student and 62 faculty nominations. Recipients of this award will receive a monetary award and certificate. Award[Read more…]