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Department of Philosophy

Annual Undergraduate Philosophy Awards


The Josiah Morse Award is given every year to a senior who has demonstrated superb academic achievement in the study of philosophy. This year’s winners are Clyde LeMoine and Elaine Vilem.

The James W. Oliver Award in Logic is awarded each year to a graduate student in philosophy or to an undergraduate student majoring, minoring or doing cognate work in philosophy who best exemplifies excellence in symbolic logic and the application of symbolic logic to other areas of philosophy. This year’s winner is Mansi Verma.

The Tait Scholarship is awarded annually to a senior majoring in philosophy in his or her last semesters of study who shows excellence in achievement in philosophy. This year’s winner is Scott Hirt.

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