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  • Lindsey Schwartz, Biersmith Award winner 2013
    Lindsey Schwartz, Biersmith Award winner 2013, with Nan Biersmith
  • Hank and Dana
    Professors Dana Tulodziecki and Hank Frankel
  • Emma and Susanna
    Emma Winkler (R), 2013 Philosophy Scholarship Winner, with Prof. Susanna Rinard (L)
  • George and Hank
    Professors George Gale (L) and Hank Frankel (R) at their retirement party
  • Kayla Sosa and Nan Biersmith
    Kayla Sosa, winner of the Biersmith Award, with Nan Biersmith
  • Cockefair Hall
    Cockefair Hall, home of UMKC's Philosophy Department
  • Dean Wayne Vaught, former chair of the Philosophy Department, at Commencement Fall 2012
    Dean Wayne Vaught at Commencement Fall 2012
  • Andrew Gainey and Carrie Kalscheuer, '09 Biersmith Award winners
    Andrew Gainey and Carrie Kalscheuer, '09 Biersmith Award winners

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PHILOSOPHY MAJORS WHO ARE PLANNING TO GRADUATE THIS SEMESTER:

Contact the Philosophy office at 816-235-1331 or updikeh@umkc.edu by Wednesday, April 8th to schedule your Philosophy assessment exam if you plan to graduate this semester (SP15).

The exam will be given on Monday, April 20th, at 9:30am.

At the time of the exam, the Philosophy Department requires you to bring the following items to the Philosophy department office:

1) Writing sample of your work from the beginning of your coursework
2) Writing sample of your most recent work

Bring these items with you to the Philosophy Office, 222 Cockefair Hall at the time of the Assessment Exam.
*Keep in mind, you must bring these items and take the exam to fulfill the department’s requirements to graduate.

Call or e-mail by Wednesday, April 8th to schedule your exam and further instructions will be provided.

Congrats and Best Wishes to each of you who are graduating, Spring Semester 2015.