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April 2019

What's new?

LUNCHTIME TALKS

Speakers this month will be: Peter Urbach, Mauricio Suarez, Anya Plutynski, and Chaz Firestone. See calendar for details.

Our Lunchtime Talks are now streaming LIVE on Facebook!

CALL FOR PAPERS

Epistemology of Science workshop.
Apply by June 3. Details here.

ANNUAL LECTURE SERIES

“Explanatory Chance”
Mauricio Suarez
Dept. of Logic and Philosophy of Science
Complutense University of Madrid
Friday, April 5, 2019
1008 CL
More details.

 

 

JOIN US FOR

Early Career Workshop in History & Philosophy of Physics
April 11 - 12, 2019
Center for Philosophy of Science
1117 Cathedral of Learning
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA USA

Quantum Field Theory: Then & Now
April 12 - 13, 2019
Center for Philosophy of Science
1008 Cathedral of Learning
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA USA

 

Happening Elsewhere

HPS Alumni Lecture
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
5:00 pm, University Club (Conference Room A)
James Tabery, Class of 2007
University of Utah, Dept. of Philosophy
“ALL OF US Should Be Concerned:
What History Says We Should Expect from the Largest Medical Study in the Nation's History”

 

Sandra D. Mitchell
Distinguished Professor Inaugural Lecture,
hosted by Provost Ann E. Cudd
Thursday, April 4, 2019
4:00 pm, Wesley W. Posvar Hall, Room 2500
“Through the Fractured Looking Glass:
The Epistemic Value of Diversity”

 

Adolf Grünbaum Memorial Event

On May 11, 2019 the Center is organizing a Memorial Event for Adolf Grünbaum. Before the reception, Bas van Fraassen will give a memorial lecture for Adolf Grünbaum and an exhibit of Grünbaum's manuscripts will be presented. More details here.

View our tribute page with photos and links to obituaries.

 

 


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