Announcements for Students
These are quick summaries. For further information, inquire at the Department Office (UH 235).
Support and Study
- Quick Guide to Undergraduate Diversity Issues in Philosophy from the American Philosophical Association.
- Carleton College sponsors a semester program of Buddhist studies (and meditation) in Bodh Gaya India. It's expensive but cool.
- Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program.The CSU Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program provides loans to support doctoral studies. These loans are gradually 'forgiven' if the receipient goes on to teach full-time in the CSU.
- CSUSB Office of Student Research: Faculty/Student Grant.The faculty/Student grant supports joint faculty/student research.
- CSUSB Office of Student Research: Student Grant.The Office of Student Research Student Grant funds research beyond the classroom.(items with deadlines past for this year, but something to think about)
- American Philosophical Association: Summer Institutes.The APA sponsers a number of summer undergraduate diversity institutes in philosophy. These are a great opportunity and free to accepted students.
- Colorado Summer Seminar in PhilosophyThe university of Colorado, Boulder summer seminar in philosophy is intended for outstanding undergraduates who are considering graduate school in philosophy.
- Carnegie-Mellon University: Summer School in Logic and Formal EpistemologyThe Summer School in Logic and Formal Epistemology cool. A pair of CSUSB students attended summer 2016.
- Munich Center For Mathematical Philosophy: Summer School for Female StudentsThe Summer School in Mathematial Philosophy for Female Students is held in Munich Germany. A CSUSB student attended summer 2016.
- CSUSB Office of Student Research: Student Research and Travel.The CSUSB Office of Student Research suppports online application.
- CSUSB Office of Student Research: Pre-Doctoral Program.The
Undergraduate Publications and Conferences
- A searchable list of undergraduate philosophy conferences
- Undergraduate Philosophy Conference
- The Mudd Undergraduate Conference in Ethics is March 16-17, 2019. Submission deadline is December 31, 2018
- Student Philosophy ConferenceThe Georgia State Student Philosophy Symposium is February 22, 2019.
- Undergraduate Philosophy ConferenceThe Pacific University Philosophy Conference is April 5-6, 2019. Deadline for paper submission is 2/1/2019.
- Undergraduate Philosophy JournalThe Mudd Journal of Ethics is dedicated to the study of ethical issues.
- CSUSB Student Research CompetitionThe date of the 2020 CSUSB Student Research Competition has not yet been announced.
- Essay ContestThe Elie Wiesel Foundation sponsors an essay contest which 'challenges college students to analyze the urgent ethical issues confronting them in today's complex world.' There are cash prizes.
- Stance, call for papersThe undergraduate philosophy journal Ball State Stance welcomes papers concering any philosophical topic.
- UC Graduate Admissions.The University of California has an Admissions website to assist with exploring options for graduate study. In the past CSUSB students have gone to UC Riverside, and UC Santa Barbara, and UC Davis.
- Master of Arts in PhilosophyCalifornia State University campuses that offer the MA in philosophy are CSU Los Angeles, CSU Long Beach, San Diego State, San Francisco State, and San Jose State. In recent times some CSUSB students have gone to CSU Los Angeles and CSU Long Beach.
- Master of Arts in PhilosophyOther departments offering the MA in philosophy include Tufts University, Brandeis University, Northern Illinois University, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee, University of Houston, Virginia Polytechnic University, Colorado State University, Texas Tech University, University of Missouri, St. Louis, Western Michigan University, and Simon Fraser University. In recent times some CSUSB students have gone to Northern Illinois, Texas Tech, Western Michigan and Simon Fraser.