Conferences & Symposia

Creative academic discussion contributes to the development of innovative solutions to today's issues, contributing to a deeper understanding of our world.

Diversity in Philosophy Conference

A focus on hurdles and best practices for women and minorities in philosophy

May 29 - 31, 2013 at the UD River Campus

This conference examines and addresses the underrepresentation of women and minorities in philosophy. Participants will focus on hurdles and best practices tied to including more women and minorities in philosophy. More >>

Human Rights Conference

The Social Practice of Human Rights: Charting the Frontiers of Research and Advocacy

Event: October 3 - 5, 2013 at the UD River Campus
Paper Submission Deadline: March 1, 2013

The conference will bring together scholars and practitioners in deliberative dialogue to examine pragmatic challenges facing the human rights community. This is an opportunity to build bridges across academic disciplines, foster collaboration among a diverse array of actors, and work towards transformative solutions for human rights protection. More >>