PIKSI 2017 — A Summer Institute for Undergraduates

PIKSI 2017   A SUMMER INSTITUTE FOR UNDERGRADUATES

PIKSI summer institutes are designed to encourage undergraduates from underrepresented groups to consider future study of philosophy. Undergraduates and recent graduates from underrepresented groups such as women, African Americans, Chicano/as and Latino/as, Native Americans, Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders, LGBTs, economically disadvantaged communities, and people with disabilities are urged to apply. Transportation and lodging are provided. Stipends are awarded to all.

APPLICATION DEADLINES
Undergraduates — JANUARY 31, 2017
Graduate Assistants (PIKSI-Rock only) — JANUARY 31, 2017
For more information visit: piksi.org

PIKSI ROCK
Rock Ethics Institute/Penn State
Date: June 21-30, 2017
Director: Serene Khader
Brooklyn College, City University of New York
Theme: Philosophy and Social Justice
Speakers:
Linda Martín Alcoff
CUNY Graduate Center/Hunter College
José Medina
Vanderbilt University
Kris Sealey
Fairfield University

PIKSI BOSTON
MIT/UMB
Date: June 20-27, 2017
Directors: Lisa Rivera
University of Massachusetts Boston
Keota Fields
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Speakers:
Sally Haslanger
MIT
Quayshawn Spencer
University of Pennsylvania
Michaela McSweeney
Boston University
Avery Archer
George Washington University
Jennifer Morton
CUNY
Jennifer Marusic
Brandeis University
Dilly Ninan
Tufts University
Lionel McPherson
Tufts University

For more information visit: piksi.org
Contact: info@piksi.org

SPONSORS: THE ANDREW W. MELLON FOUNDATION, AMERICAN PHILOSOPHICAL ASSOCIATION – PENN STATE’S ROCK ETHICS INSTITUTE, COLLEGE OF THE LIBERAL ARTS, AND DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSOPHY – MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY – STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY – UNIVERSITY OF OREGON – UNIVERSITY OF IOWA – IRIS MARION YOUNG DIVERSITY SCHOLARS FUND – ANN ARBOR PHILOSOPHERS’ PIKSI FUNDING INITIATIVE – ASSOCIATION OF FEMINIST ETHICS AND SOCIAL THEORY – PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS-HARVARD UNIVERSITY-TUFTS UNIVERSITY