Courses in the Philosophy department provide students with a background in the history of philosophy, and develop competence in the analysis and evaluation of philosophical problems.


HWS Hosts Round Robin

Round one of the Round Robin Debate Tournament.This spring, the HWS Debate team hosted the HWS Round Robin, a major tournament on the international circuit. The HWS Debate Team successfully hosted its second ever online Round Robin…
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HWS First-Year Debaters Complete Strong Season

Debate Trophies 3This semester the HWS Debate Team welcomed in a robust class of 14 novice debaters, defined as those in their first year of collegiate debate. Despite COVID-19 restrictions, the team…
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HWS Debate Team President is a Rising Star

Debate HerterReed Herter '22 is finishing a first term as president of the HWS Debate Team. While this role requires a lot of time and dedication, Herter has taken it upon…
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HWS Debate Varsity Squad Finds Continued Success

Debate Tournament 120Despite the global pandemic forcing tournaments to move online, the HWS Debate squad has continued to show they are very competitive against the strongest schools on the North American circuit.…
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HWS Finishes Top 16 in the Country

Debate pic TWIP sizedThis past weekend the HWS Debate Team made history when they hosted the first online United States University Debate Championships (USUDC). The tournament was originally scheduled to be in person…
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