Philosophy Department

The study of Philosophy is the reasoned pursuit of fundamental truths. It is a systematic investigation of the key assumptions that underlie our thinking and which often are taken for granted. Much of what is learned in Philosophy can be applied to virtually any endeavor. Learn more about Philosophy Department.

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Philosophy Symposium

The Philosophy Symposium is a group that currently meets in the Philosophy Department at 122 Payson-Smith on Tuesdays at 4:15pm. Anyone is welcome to attend.

Consider Philosophy Spring 2018

The classes for next Spring semester have been announced!

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Panel at World Philosophy Day

Student Jamie Barilone discusses her love and enthusiasm for philosophy.




Film Series: The Young Karl Marx

7:00 PM, Space Gallery, 538 Congress St., Portland, ME