News: Department of Philosophy

Claytee White sits in a chair and gestures toward a woman sitting to her right
Arts and Culture | December 30, 2020
A sampling of university experts who sounded off on the year’s monumental movements surrounding race, ethnicity, and gender.
Kyle Catarata holding a folder
Campus News | October 2, 2020
Junior Kyle Catarata looks to create new opportunities for aspiring law students.
A chef raises a cleaver to chop and onion and broccoli.
People | October 30, 2019
These faculty members aren't just accomplished in their academic fields. They all have one thing in common: success in the hobbies they're passionate about.
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Research | September 7, 2018
Some students spent their summer lounging peacefully at the pool. Zantana Ephrem spent hers studying just war theory.  
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People | June 13, 2018
This aspiring "world-improvement strategist" hopes that studying in Israel will help her gain a more in-depth perspective on Middle East conflicts and allow her to improve her Arabic.
Kendra Patterson is studying abroad in China this semester with support from a scholarship.
Campus News | September 6, 2017
Learn from UNLV students who just landed prestigious scholarships to study in Asia, Central America, and Europe.
Business and Community | May 28, 2014
Meet six UNLV graduates who are reshaping Las Vegas' urban core.
People | April 13, 2012
UNLV employees recently were honored at the 2012 Academic Recognition Ceremony with systemwide and universitywide awards for notable research, teaching, and service.
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Research | November 1, 2008
The focus of UNLV philosophy professor Paul Schollmeier’s new book is the ancient Greek notion of happiness and how it may be applied to our modern lives.