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Casey Johnson Named IJPS Competition Finalist

Posted 3/9/2020 11:05:00 PM

Casey Johnson, assistant professor of philosophy in the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences, was named a finalist in the International Journal of Philosophical Studies (IJPS)’s 2019 Robert Papazian Essay Competition. Submissions are judged on their originality, engagement with topic, contribution to the field and quality of argument. Read more

Aiman to Lead SMART Transit

Posted 3/4/2020 2:00:00 PM

Ben Aiman, a 1998 history and Spanish alumnus and current MPA student, was named executive director of SMART Transit in Moscow. Read more

Student Heads to National Scholarship Pageant

Posted 2/23/2020 12:30:00 PM

Morgan Chaffee, a senior majoring in political science, will represent Collegiate Idaho at the National United States Scholarship Pageant on July 13-17 in Hershey, Penn. Read more

Hubbs Selected as Visiting Fellow

Posted 1/9/2020 1:30:00 PM

Graham Hubbs, associate professor and chair of the Department of Politics and Philosophy has been selected as a visiting fellow at the Institute for Cross-Disciplinary Engagement at Dartmouth. Read more

U of I Study: Some Vaccine Doubters Swayed by Outbreaks

Posted 8/28/2019 6:56:00 PM

MOSCOW, Idaho — Aug. 28, 2019 — People skeptical of the medical establishment who live close to a measles outbreak have a greater chance of changing their mind, according to a University of Idaho study. Read more

Broadening The Boundaries

Casey Johnson works to engage regional colleagues and students through the Society for Women in Philosophy.

Learn more about SWIP

A Natural Philosopher

Biology had been Aleta Quinn’s primary focus, but she became interested in the philosophical side of the sciences after helping discover a new species.

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A Passion for Advocacy

Political science student Nicole Skinner ran for ASUI president to advocate for students.

Read about Nicole


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