PRISM for Philosophy Majors organizes a number of activities especially for philosophy majors, including brown-bag lunches with philosophy professors and special workshops for philosophy majors, including workshops targeted at undergraduates interested in applying to graduate programs in philosophy.
The 2011-12 PRISM Coordinator is Lisa Hicks. firstname.lastname@example.org
Northwestern University's excellent collection of articles on the practicality of philosophy.
Monday, October 17, 6 PM, Stuart 216
If you are considering applying to philosophy graduate school, please attend this meeting. This is not only for people applying this year; we encourage people to plan ahead for their applications. Several philosophy faculty will be on hand to provide valuable advice. Snacks will be provided.
Thursday, November 10, 6 PM, Stuart 216
Come and meet the department's new faculty members! Ben Laurence, Marko Malink, Anat Schechtman, and Anubav Vasudevan will discuss their paths to the U of C, their research interests, and their upcoming courses. Snacks will be provided.