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 Debate Competes in Worlds Championship

Debate-World-Championships-2020-2The HWS Debate Team recently competed in the 2020 Worlds University Debating Championship (WUDC) held in Bangkok, Thailand. Considered the most prestigious debate tournament in the world, the competition included…
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Colleges Announce Leadership Changes for Diversity and in Dean’s Office

Hussain Brophy2Khuram Hussain, the current Dean of Hobart College and Associate Professor of Education, has been named the Colleges’ Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Reporting to the President and…
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HWS Debate Excels Across Northeast

Debate2The HWS Debate Team recently traveled to and excelled in tournaments throughout North America, including Brad Smith IV, Brandeis IV and the Father Roger Guindon Cup. In addition to the…
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Alum Connection Lands Law Internships

LionWhen they began looking for internship opportunities, Ashley Mitrow ’22 and Joshua Hylkema ’21 made the Salisbury Center for Career, Professional and Experiential Education an early stop. Through the work…
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HWS Debate Success in Huber Tournament

DebateTeam-Vermont-tournamentThe HWS Debate Team spent the first weekend in November competing at the Huber Debate Tournament hosted by the University of Vermont. After five rounds of preliminary competition, the squad…
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