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Due to recent developments with COVID-19, all Department of Philosophy events have been cancelled for the remainder of the Spring 2020 semester.

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Susan Russinoff leads twelve undergraduate students in her 'Philosophy for Children' course in the K-1 classroom, at the Eliot-Pearson Children's School. Read more.

Congratulations to Professor Ninan for making The Philosopher's Annual 2018 list of the ten best articles of the year with his, "Quantification and Epistemic Modality" from the October 1, 2018 issue of The Philosophical Review.

In Memoriam

Hugo Bedau
Austin B. Fletcher Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus


Welcome to the Department of Philosophy. We are committed equally to excellence in research and in teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. In addition to our undergraduate major and minor in Philosophy, we offer a certificate program in Ethics, Law, and Society as well as a wide range of courses suitable for students who have never taken a philosophy course. Learn more >

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Medford, MA  02155

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