News & Events

Upcoming Event:

The first speaker of the Fresno State Philosophy Colloquium will be Dr. James Rocha. Dr. Rocha's talk is entitled, "Tortured Plea Bargains: The Legal Fiction of Feigning Guilt." The talk will be Thursday, 9/22, at 3:30 pm in Peters Building 192.

Awards & Grants:

The department would like to congratulate our own Dr. Andrew Fenton for being a member of the team that won an Insight Development Grant! See here for the award winners.

New Faculty:

The department has hired two new faculty: Dr. Tina Botts and Dr. James Rocha.  They will contribute to the prelaw track in our major.  Welcome!

Read more about Drs. Botts and Rocha here.

Dr. Andrew Fiala on Ethics

Andrew Fiala is a professor of philosophy, the chair of the Philosophy Department and director of The Ethics Center at Fresno State. He writes a weekly column on ethics for The Fresno Bee. Here is a link to his columns.