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 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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HWS Debate Success at Malaysian Institute Tournament

DebateHWS Debate once again showed its caliber as Sarim Karim ’22 and Sreyan Kanungo ’23 ranked in the top six teams competing in a tournament hosted by the Malaysian Institute…
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Herons Named Scholar-Athletes

WS Rowing-1047Full SizeSix members of the William Smith College rowing team were recently named Scholar-Athletes by the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association. It’s the most Herons honored by the CRCA since six were…
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Round Robin Set for September

International_Debate_2The 2020 HWS Round Robin will take place on Sept. 12-13. The annual event, which brings together an elite, internationally diverse group of debaters and adjudicators, will be conducted virtually…
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Easton '20 Wins Hobbs Sportsmanship Award

Easton_Kyle_DU_sizeHobart College sailor Kyle Easton ’20 is the 2020 Robert H. Hobbs Sportsmanship Award winner as announced by the Intercollegiate Sailing Association over the weekend. Graduating with a B.A. in economics, he…
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