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Southern Appalachian Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

February 16 @ 4:00 pm - February 17 @ 6:00 pm

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The Department of Philosophy will host a two-day annual symposium, the Southern Appalachian Undergraduate Philosophy Conference, in the Laurel Forum at UNC Asheville. The opening reception is February 16 at 4 p.m. and the program will continue from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on February 17.

Twelve students from around the region as well as UNC Asheville will present papers, the top three of which will be awarded cash prizes. Two guest judges, Helga Varden from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, and Emily McRae from the University of New Mexico, will attend and present lectures.


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February 16 @ 4:00 pm
February 17 @ 6:00 pm


Karpen Hall, Laurel Forum


Department of Philosophy