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SBS Student Abassadors
The application for the 2019-2020 the College of Social and Behavior Sciences ambassadors is open. The Student Ambassadors for the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences are a select group of undergraduate students who represent outstanding campus leadership; have a passion for Social and Behavioral Sciences and the UA; demonstrate engagement beyond the classroom; and have a commitment to higher education. Selected students must exhibit leadership qualities that stand out among their peers and a willingness to make a greater impact in the UA community. For more information visit sbs.arizona.edu/student-ambassadors or see the flyer.
Applications due: 3/1/2019
Posted: 2/7/19

Teach for America
Where will your career take you after graduation? By joining Teach For America, you will become part of a powerful network of more than 56,000 leaders changing the course of our nation. As a corps member, you’ll be challenged to think creatively and lead boldly. You’ll leverage your unique talents to dismantle inequities in the classroom and beyond. As an alum, you’ll join a diverse community working to expand opportunity from nearly ever career sector. All majors accepted. Full salary and benefits. 50,000+ alumni network. Apply to the Teach For America corps today.
To learn more, visit www.teachforamerica.org.
Application deadline: 2/1/19
Posted: 1/23/19

Summer 2019 Courses Offered in Philosophy
The Philosophy deparment offers a variety of course during the summer sessions. All courses are taught completely online so you can take your classes with you wherever you go.
Posted: 1/28/19

110 - Logic & Critical Thinking (Foundations)
150B1 - Personal Morality (Tier 1 I&S)
160D2 - Mind Matter God (Tier 1 Trad)
202 - Symbolic Logic
205 - Ethics & Economics of Wealth Creation (Tier 2 I&S)
210 - Moral Thinking (Tier 2 Hum)
213 - Contemporary Moral Problems (Tier 2 Hum)
220 - Phil of Happiness (Tier 2 Hum)
241 - Consciousness & Cognition (Tier 2 Hum)
305 - Intro Philosophy of Science (Tier 2 Nat Sci)
321 - Medical Ethics (Tier 2 Hum)
322 - Business Ethics
323 - Environmental Ethics (Tier 2 I&S)
324 - Law & Morality
330 - Feminist Philosophy (Tier 2 Hum)
345 - Phil & Psych (Tier 2 I&S)
347 - Neuroethics (Tier 2 I&S)
348 - Moral Mind (Tier 2 I&S)
410A - History of Moral & Political Phil

 

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Health Professions Week: Feb 17-23
The 2019 Health Professions Expo will be hosted Tuesday, 2/19 in the SU Grand Ballroom. Check out the flyer to see all of the health professions week events.
Posted: 2/8/19

SBS Student Abassadors
The application for the 2019-2020 the College of Social and Behavior Sciences ambassadors is open.  For more information visit sbs.arizona.edu/student-ambassadors or see the flyer.
Applications due: 3/1/2019
Posted: 2/7/19

News: Humanities Majors Gainfully employed and Happy
The American Academy of Arts & Sciences released a study last year indicating that humanities majors are gainfully employed in positions of authority and feel as satisfied with their careers as their STEM counterparts. Read the full article in Inside Higher Ed or the study from the American Academy of Arts & Sciences.
Posted: 2/6/19

Job Fairs
The Arizona Department of Education is hosting a 2019 Southern Arizona Education Job Fair on March 2nd and a 2019 Arizona Statewide Education Job Fair on March 9th. To register for the job fairs visit and fill out the registration form.
Flyers and more information: Job Fairs Flyer, Alternative Teaching Certificate Information, Subject Matter Expert Requirements
Posted: 2/6/19

Internships with Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick
Ron Barber is the new Chief of Staff for Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick. He has specifically reached out to our college looking for as many as 16 interns from SBS majors to work in their new Tucson office in the department of their choice (Casework, Outreach, Communications, or Operations). A detailed internship posting can be found here: https://sbs.arizona.edu/congresswoman-ann-kirkpatrick-district-office-internship
Flyer
Application deadline: 2/15/19
Posted: 2/4/19

Student Job
University of Arizona Enrollment Management is seeking a detail-oriented and enthusiastic undergraduate student to support the Enrollment Management Systems and Communication (EMSC) team. Interested students can submit questions or apply with their resume and cover letter by emailing Kayla Lugo at kaylaharvey@email.arizona.edu
Job description
Posted 1/29/19

Campus Resource Fair
It's never too soon – or too late – to take full advantage of the FREE support services and resources the UA offers to students! Having a landlord problem? Need to know about free food from the Campus Pantry? Have a paper due soon and not sure how to start? Want to get connected? Have a question about your student account? Drop by the Campus Resource Fair, chat with campus representatives, grab a snack and get the information, connections, and answers you need to succeed!
When: Tuesday 1/29/19 1-4pm
Posted: 1/28/19

OSFA "Your Aid Story" Video Competition
The Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid (OSFA) is looking for Wildcat(s) (undergraduates and graduate/professional students) to share their financial aid/paying for college story in a video format. The videos will help other current and future Arizona students to understand how they can draw on a number of sources to help with college affordability.
For each category (undergraduate and grad/professional), first place will receive a $1,000 scholarship and “runner up” videos (at least two will be selected) will receive a $500 scholarship.
Entry deadline: 2/1/19
Posted: 1/23/19

Teach for America
To learn more, visit www.teachforamerica.org.
Application deadline: 2/1/19
Posted: 1/23/19

Office of Nationally Competitive Scholarship News
Posted: 1/22/19

Summer Immersion Program in Philosophy (SIPP)
SIPP@Brown is a two-week residential program for undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing a graduate degree in philosophy and who are members of groups that traditionally have been underrepresented in the field. This year, it will be held July 21 - August 3.
Applications due: 3/1/19
Posted: 1/22/19

CFP - Journal of Politics & International Affairs (JPIA)
Ohio State University's student run JPIA is seeking qualified student submissions for the Spring 2019 issue.
Submission deadline: 3/1/19
Posted: 1/22/19

Feminist Summer Reading School at Cornell University
The third annual Feminist Summer Reading School will be hosted at Cornell University this year and the theme is "Philosophy and Bodies".
Flyer
Applications due: 2/22/19
Posted: 1/17/19

CFP - Saint Louis University Undergrad Conference
The Saint Louis University Philosophy Department, in conjunction with the undergraduate Philosophy Club, is issuing a call for papers to be presented at its seventh annual Undergraduate Philosophy Conference!
Flyer
Deadline: 1/31/19
Posted: 1/16/19

MA Program - Kent State University
Priority consideration deadline: 2/1/19
Posted: 1/15/19

CFP - Arizona New Directions
The graduate students of the University of Arizona’s Department of English invite proposals for the annual New Directions in Critical Theory Graduate Conference. Held every spring, New Directions is an interdisciplinary conference organized for and by graduate students as a way of drawing together scholars, artists, and activists across diverse disciplines.This year’s conference, entitled “Timely Transformations: Looking Backward, Moving Forward,” invites papers and performances that explore change in all its forms, with a special focus on conceptualizing change as a form of progress or as a response to an urgent need.
Website
Flyer
Posted: 1/14/19

Fast Track iOS App Development
Want to learn how to creat a custom iOS app and already have some coding skills? Check out the Fast Track 12 week program. The course begins on January 23rd.
Flyer
Posted: 1/14/19

Hack Arizona
The largest hackathon in the southwest is back giving everyone, regardless of major or experience level, an opportunity to gain hands-on experience with technology alongside students, companies, and mentors at the University of Arizona.
Dates: January 18-20, 2019
Posted: 1/11/19

Job Fairs
The Arizona Department of Education is hosting a 2019 Southern Arizona Education Job Fair on March 2, 2019 and a 2019 Arizona Statewide Education Job Fair on March 9, 2019. To register for the job fiars visit and fill out the registration form.
Flyers and more information: Job Fairs Flyer, Alternative Teaching Certificate Information, Subject Matter Expert Requirements
Posted: 1/8/19

Office of Student Engagement & Career Development - Job Shadow Program
Applications open: 1/22/19
Posted: 1/8/19

Volunteer Oportunity - Stressbusters
Make some new friends, learn effective backrub and other stress reduction techniques, acquire hands-on experience working with a popular health initiative, gain marketable customer service and communication skills, and make a positive impact on people's days by joining the Stressbusters team.
Applications due: 2/1/2019
Posted: 1/8/2019

Call for Papers - Almagest
The University of Toronto's History and Philosophy of Science and Technology undergraduate journal is accepting submissions.
Due: 1/3/19
Posted: 12/9/18

Call for Papers - Dianoia
Dianoia, Boston College’s peer-reviewed Undergraduate Journal of Philosophy, is currently accepting submissions for its Spring issue.
Due: 1/25/19
Posted: 12/17/18

Call for Papers - Noesis
Noēsis, the undergraduate journal of philosophy at the University of Toronto, is now accepting submissions for the first edition of the 20th Volume for publication in Spring 2019.
Due: 1/6/19
Posted: 12/17/18

Course Announcement
LASC 195A - Exploring Careers in the Health Professions
This 1 unit hybrid course enables students to learn about a variety of health professions. They get to listen to many student and professional panels, which allow them to be more informed when picking a career to pursue. The class meets on Tuesday from 5:00 – 5:50pm.
Posted 12/12/18

Spring 2019 Internship 
Apply for a internship with the office of Student Engagement and Career Development for the spring 2019 semester.
Due: December 16th
Posted: 12/7/18

Call for Papers - Stance
Deadline approaching for submissions to the international undergraduate journal, Stance.
Deadline: 12/14/18
Posted: 12/7/18

Call for Papers - The Hemlock Papers
The University of Idaho's student run Philosophy Journal, The Hemlock, is accepting paper submissions.
Due: 1/15/18
Posted: 12/6/18

M.A. in Philosophy
Western Michigan University
Apply before February 15th to get priotiy consideration for funding
Posted: 12/4/18

Course Announcement
TLS 385 - Global Citizenship: Reading the World and the Word
Posted: 12/4/18

Course Announcement
ENGR 495/595 - Science, Health and Engineering Diplomacy (Spring 2019)
This three (3) unit course will introduce general themes focused on Science, Health and Engineering and their impact on Policy and Diplomacy. Applications will emphasize Latin America.
Course Flyer
Posted: 12/3/18

New Minor in Recreation and Sport in Communities, Parks, and Schools
New minor flyer
New courses flyer
Posted: 12/3/18

Winter Term 2018
Winter classes run from December 17, 2018  to January 8, 2019 and all courses are taught fully online.
PHIL 110 - Logic & Critical Thinking
PHIL/PA/ECON 205 - Ethics & Economics of Wealth Creation
PHIL/PSY 241 - Consciousness & Cognition
PHIL/PA 321 - Medical Ethics
PHIL/PA/POL 324 - Law & Morality
PHIL/FSHD/PSY 347 - Neuroethics
Posted: 11/19/18

Call for Papers - Stance
Stance an international undergraduate philosophy journal is seeking paper submissions.
Due: December 14th
Posted: 11/14/18

Call for Papers - LOGOS
Cornell University’s Undergraduate Philosophy Journal & Club is soliciting paper submissions from undergraduates for its Spring 2019 journal publication.
Due: January 1st 
Posted: 11/14/18

Call for Papers - A Priori
A Priori, Brown University’s undergraduate journal of philosophy, is now accepting submissions for publication in its Spring 2019 issue.
Due: January 5th
Posted: 11/13/18

 

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