PHILOSOPHY DEPARTMENT MISSION

The primary goal of the Philosophy Department is to enhance and improve the intellectual quality of education of every undergraduate student at the University of Akron by developing their critical thinking, reasoning, and evaluative skills.  These skills are necessary for success in every discipline and are of significant importance to each student's personal fulfillment and future success in any chosen occupation. 


PHILOSOPHY CLUB

Philosophy Club meetings are held in the Philosophy Department's student lounge (CAS 436) on Wednesdays at 4:00pm.
The tentative schedule is:
Wednesday, October 16 - The Mind/Body Problem and Neuroscience
Wednesday, October 30 - Free Will: Determinism and Compatibilism
Wednesday, November 6 - Religion and the Nature of God
Wednesday, November 20
Wednesday, December 6

For more information, you can contact the club president at ipm3@zips.uakron.edu or connect to the club through the RooConnect page on Orgsync.

 

PHILOSOPHY DEPARTMENT LOCATIONCASbuilding

The University of Akron
Department of Philosophy
454 CAS (College of Arts & Sciences Building)
290 E. Buchtel Avenue
Akron, OH  44325-1903

Phone:  330-972-7094
Fax:     330-972-5505

The Philosophy Department is part of the Humanities Division of the Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences and is located on the 4th floor of the College of Arts & Sciences Building in room 454.  CAS is on the southeast corner of College Street and Buchtel Avenue.

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