Fall 2023 Hall of Fame
Here are the three Cs to keep in mind: Be Critical, Be Creative, and Be Compassionate.
Go out and make a difference in the world!
The faculty, graduate students, and staff are proud of you!
Bachelors of Art:
Master of Art: Nikolas Janowicz with a thesis on “Demystifying Giulio Camillo’s L’Idea del Theatro: A Philosophical Interpretation”
Doctor of Philosophy: Benjamin Hoffman with a Dissertation on “The Concept of Ekstasis in the Modern Japanese Philosophy of Nishitani Keiji”
Also, congratulations to the following faculty!
Nominations for the Excellence in Teaching Award: Dr. Jonathan Fine (Assistant Professor) and Dr. Steve Odin (Full Professor)
“Discover Manoa Day”
(Art Auditorium, Saturday, October 21, 2023)
Diotima and Socrates. An Encounter for the Ages
Ella Marsh and Ruel Mannette, UH PhD Candidates in Philosophy
A Philosopher’s Self-Debate on the Subject of Death
Dr. Sean Smith, Assistant Professor, UH Department of Philosophy
- Upcoming UH Mānoa Philosophy ConferenceProspects, Problems, and Urgency of Global Intercultural Philosophy Now. December 04-06, 2023 at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Center for Korean Studies, Auditorium
- Department of Philosophy Dissertation Defense AnnouncementDate: December 1, 2023 “The Concept of Ekstasis in the Modern Japanese Philosophy of Nishitani Keiji”
- Volunteer…ULUNIU PROJECT WORKDAY AND POTLUCK!Join the philosophy department for a service event planting niu (coconut) trees at the uluniu coconut grove. The work day will be followed by a potluck lunch!
- Artificial Intelligence & Deep LearningApplications of artificial intelligence are ubiquitous in everyday life. Who doesn’t use a smartphone or a smartwatch? However, relatively few of us are actually familiar with how AI systems work. This talk will attempt to close this gap.