Undergraduate News

2016 Prize Announcements

2016 Prize Announcements

March 10, 2016

The Department of Philosophy is once again happy to announce its annual competition for the Francis Bowen Prize and the Bechtel Prize in Philosophy. These awards, given annually to a deserving undergraduate or graduate student for, respectively, the best essay in moral or political philosophy and the best essay on any philosophical topic, are made possible by generous gifts to the department.

This year the deadline for submission is April 25th at 5:00 PM. Interested undergraduate and graduate students are encouraged to apply.

For detailed descriptions of the prizes as well as… Read more about 2016 Prize Announcements

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Head Tutor Appointments

November 7, 2015

Students who want to meet with the Head Tutor regarding anything concentration-related can make an appointment here.

Planning a Program of Study?

Planning a Program of Study?

November 6, 2015

Are a sophomore declaring a philosophy concentration?

Planning a program of study and wanting to avoid the tedium of using the course tool at MyHarvard?

This handy document created by Associate Head Tutor Cheryl Chen contains everything you need.