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Philosophy Student of Distinction

The Philosophy Department congratulates Caleb Charles on being the 2021 Philosophy Student of Distinction!

Program of Exceptional Quality

The University's Undergraduate Academic Program Review Subcommittee has completed its review of Philosophy.  They have recommended that the B.A. degree in Philosophy be approved as a Program with Notation of Exceptional Quality.  This recommendation is offered without reservation in recognition of our specific areas of promise and excellence!


The Philosophy Department congratulates Dr. Veena Howard on her appointment as the Endowed Chair in Jain and Hindu Dharma.  Read more about it here.

Dr. Andrew Fiala on Ethics

Andrew Fiala is a professor of philosophy and director of The Ethics Center at Fresno State. He writes a weekly column on ethics for The Fresno Bee. Here is a link to his columns.