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What can you do with a philosophy degree?

2016-11-15 |

Join Professor Jessica Wilson this Wednesday, November 16 from 5:15 – 6:15pm in Portable 102 for a workshop on career trajectories for philosophy graduates. Topics such as graduate school, law school, and non-academic employment will be covered. We hope to see you there!

Developing Essential Skills through Philosophical Study

2016-02-24 |

From a recent article in the Toronto Star: “Executives in 20 recent employer surveys said they look to hire people with so-called “soft” or “essential skills” — communicating, problem-solving, critical thinking, teamwork — “yet this is where they see students being deficient,” said Harvey Weingarten, president of Ontario’s higher education think-tank.” PHLB99: Writing for Philosophy[Read more…]