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Prof. Arthur Ripstein wins Killam Research Fellowship

2016-04-18 |

The Canada Council for the Arts has just announced the winners of the Killam Awards. Among this year’s winners is Arthur Ripstein, who has won one of the prestigious Killam Research Fellowship for his project on “Kant and the Law of War”. For more details see here: For more details on the Killam Awards,[Read more…]

Brian Embry, PhD wins 2015 Savan Dissertation Prize

2016-04-05 |

Congratulations to Brian Embry on winning this year’s David Savan Dissertation Prize. In a field of very strong candidates, Brian’s thesis, Truth and Truth-making in 17th-Century Scholasticism, (abstract available here) stood out as best exemplifying the virtues of “originality, rigour and good writing,” the criteria of the prize.  The Savan Prize is now awarded annually, and[Read more…]