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Dan Hooley Wins 2014 Martha Lile Love Award

2015-01-16 |

MARTHA LILE LOVE AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING 2014 The 2014 winner of the Martha Lile Love Award for Excellence in Teaching Philosophy, chosen from among graduate instructors who taught courses on any of the three University of Toronto campuses between September 2013 and August 2014, is Daniel Hooley for his PHL283H5S Bioethics, UTM, Summer[Read more…]

Philosophical Gourmet Report

2014-12-10 |

Once again the Philosophical Gourmet Report is out, and once again the University of Toronto has risen in the standings. It is gratifying to see that Toronto’s overall rating puts us at the top of Canadian departments by a big margin, and tied for tenth spot internationally with very distinguished programs such as UCLA, Berkeley,[Read more…]

Hamish Russell Wins First Annual Amartya Sen Prize

2014-11-26 |

First-year Toronto PhD student Hamish Russell was one of the winners of the first annual Amartya Sen Prize, a prize jointly administered by Yale’s Global Justice Program, Academics Stand Against Poverty, and Global Financial Integrity. Hamish’s winning essay, “Abusive Tax Avoidance and Responsibilities of Tax Professionals”, was co-authored with Professor Gillian Brock of the University[Read more…]