philosophy

Wed, Nov 23, 2016, 1:17am
“The good professor is a meddler, who refuses to accept that what lies beyond the syllabus is none of their business.”
Thu, Oct 27, 2016, 2:12am
During midterms, courses tend to stop giving answers and start giving frustrations and doubts, but maybe that’s the point.
Thu, Mar 10, 2016, 4:02am
“What is the character of secularism in countries that were not pervaded by Christianity?” “To what extent is the secular an imposition of colonial rule?”
Mon, Sep 28, 2015, 11:09pm
Science and religion are both separate and interdependent.
Thu, Sep 25, 2014, 6:18am
A calculator's perspective on being used throughout a semester in college.
Thu, Nov 14, 2013, 1:11am
Tonight I was lucky enough to hear one of America's most famous college professors, Michael Sandel, speak about all things philosophical. He's been teaching an undergrad class called Justice at Harvard for the last two decades. Which is now also a TV-series and a book.  But don't fret, before you...
Sun, Aug 15, 2010, 2:38pm
Columbia's Mark Taylor, chair of the religion department, has another provocative op-ed in the New York Times this weekend. Prof. Taylor writes that, as college costs and university debt are on the rise, it doesn't pay to expand Columbia's campus—or NYU's, for that matter. Instead of constructing...
Mon, Apr 19, 2010, 9:20pm
Spectator published a pretty badass column by fellow opinion columnist and Spectrum blogger Amin Ghadimi today. Titled "How to write an opinion column," not only is it the most meta thing I've ever experienced, besides that time I watched "She's Out of My League" with a girl who was out of my...
Tue, Mar 23, 2010, 5:24pm
Still not sure about what to do with that philosophy degree? To the list of possibilities, you might want to add professional card counter - at least, that's how Columbia grad and philosophy major Josh Axelrad made his fortune.