The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Benjamin awarded Dissertation Completion Fellowship

Monday, January 24, 2022

Elle Benjamin, PhD candidate, was recently awarded a Dissertation Completion Fellowship by the University's Graduate School. Congratulations, Elle!

Kornblith’s latest book out with Oxford University Press

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Hilary Kornblith's latest book, Scientific Epistemology, is hot off the press: ...

Third Biennial Matthews Lecture

Monday, November 29, 2021

The third biennial Matthews Lecture was delivered on October 14, 2021 by Jason Stanley on "Fascism as a Social Kind".   ...

In Memoriam: Charles W. Mills (1951–2021)

Monday, September 27, 2021

We note with great sadness the passing of Charles Mills, Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at CUNY. Professor Mills gave the first Matthews Memorial Lecture, entitled "Race and Justice," on...

Graham and Horowitz promoted

Thursday, July 8, 2021

The UMass Board of Trustees has voted to approve Professor Sophie Horowitz's promotion to Associate Professor with Tenure, effective September 1, and to approve Professor Pete Graham's promotion to...

Antony named 2022 Romanell Lecturer

Friday, May 28, 2021

Professor Louise Antony has been named the 2022 Patrick Romanell Lecturer by the American Philosophical Association. The APA's announcement reads as follows: ...