Topic: Philosophy

Longhorn Network Earnings Draw Top Scholars in Philosophy, Math and Engineering

Sept. 12, 2012

Internationally renowned engineer and mathematician Francois Baccelli and philosopher Galen Strawson have been appointed to two new endowed chairs at The University of Texas at Austin, effective Sept. 1. The appointments make for a total of seven endowed academic chairs funded by earnings from the Longhorn Network.

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Philosopher Brings Human Values to Environmental Decisions

April 14, 2010

When Conservation International began working with one of Indonesia's largest energy companies on an environmentally conscious development plan two years ago, the groups looked to a philosopher for guidance.

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Liberal arts senior earns prestigious Marshall Scholarship

Jan. 27, 2009
Liberal arts senior earns prestigious Marshall Scholarship

Dhananjay Jagannathan, an undergraduate student in the College of Liberal Arts, has been awarded a Marshall Scholarship to study ancient philosophy at the University of Oxford and classics and ancient philosophy at the University of Cambridge.

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