PIKSI 2015

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PIKSI

A SUMMER INSTITUTE FOR UNDERGRADUATES
PIKSI / 2015 Andrew W. Mellon Foundation / APA Sponsored
Philosophy in an Inclusive Key Summer Institute
Application Deadline: March 13, 2015


PIKSI summer institutes are designed to encourage undergraduates from underrepresented groups to consider future study of philosophy. Undergraduates and recent graduates from underrepresented groups such as women, African Americans, Chicano/as and Latino/as, Native Americans, Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders, LGBTs, economically disadvantaged communities, and people with disabilities are urged to apply. Transportation and lodging are provided. Stipends are awarded to all.

Theme: Philosophy and Social Justice

PIKSI ROCK at the Rock Ethics Institute/Penn State
Date:
June 13-22, 2015
Director: Serene Khader, Brooklyn College, CUNY

Speakers:
  • Luvell Anderson, University of Memphis
  • Talia Bettcher, California State University, Los Angeles
  • Kristie Dotson, Michigan State University
  • Lisa Guenther, Vanderbilt University

(All PIKSI ROCK students will be designated Iris Marion Young Fellows)

For More Information See:
PIKSI ROCK:
rockethics.psu.edu/education/piksi
Email:
rockethics@psu.edu
PIKSI BOSTON at MIT/UMB
Date:
August 2-8, 2015
Director: Lisa Rivera, University of Massachusetts Boston

Speakers:

  • Keota Fields, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
  • Jorge Garcia, Boston College
  • Justin Khoo, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Mickaella Perina, University of Massachusetts Boston
  • Susanna Siegel, Harvard University
  • Subrena Smith, University of New Hampshire

For More Information See:
PIKSI BOSTON:
piksi-boston.weebly.com
Email:
piksiboston@gmail.com

Co-sponsors:

  • PENN STATE’S ROCK ETHICS INSTITUTE, COLLEGE OF THE LIBERAL ARTS, AND DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSOPHY
  • MIT’S DEPARTMENT OF LINGUISTICS AND PHILOSOPHY AND DEAN’S OFFICE, SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES, ARTS, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
  • MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
  • STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY
  • UNIVERSITY OF OREGON
  • THE IRIS MARION YOUNG DIVERSITY FUND
  • ANN ARBOR PIKSI FUNDING INITIATIVE
  • THE ASSOCIATION OF FEMINIST ETHICS AND SOCIAL THEORY

PIKSI

2015

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