Calvin College & Grand Valley State University

Annual Joint

Undergraduate

Philosophy Conference

 
 

Past Conferences


2018: April 20-21

Sixth Annual Calvin-GVSU Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

Keynote: Margaret Atherton

(University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee), “Innateness Then: What Locke Thought About Innate Ideas”

CFP / Poster / Program



2017: March 31/April 1

Fifth Annual Calvin-GVSU Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

Keynote: Hud Hudson (Western Washington University),

“Seven Determinisms: Three You Know, Three You Don’t, and One You Thought You Knew”.

CFP / Poster / Program

2016: April 8-9,

Fourth Annual Calvin-GVSU Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

Keynote: Katherine Brading (Notre Dame), “Underdetermination of Theories and What to Do About It”.

CFP / Poster

/ Conference Program



2015: March 27-28,

Third Annual Calvin-GVSU Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

Keynote: David Manley (University of Michigan), “Fine Tuning and Confirmation Theory”.

CFP  Poster  Conference Schedule


2014: March 21-22,
Second Annual Calvin-GVSU Undergraduate Philosophy Conference
Keynote: Tim O’Connor (Indiana University), “Two Concepts of Emergence”.
CFP Poster Program



2013: April 12-13,

First Annual Calvin-GVSU Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

Keynote: Gary Gutting (Notre Dame), “Religion, Atheism, and Agnosticism”.

CFP Poster  Program

This Year’s Conference


March 29th & 30th at Calvin College


2019 Call for Papers


Submission Deadline: Tuesday January 29, 2019


Key Note Speaker:

Noël Carroll

(City University of New York)


This year we are very pleased to have Dr. Noël Carroll, expert scholar in aesthetic theory, philosophy of film, philosophy of literature, and much more, as our keynote speaker. His keynote will be delivered the evening of March 29 and is entitled:


“Forget Taste”



Undergraduates working in all areas of philosophy are encouraged to submit. Full paper requirements and submission details are in the conference

2019 Call for Papers