In History, Philosophy and Liberal Studies, we strive to understand human existence. We explore the past and the present, and consider what the future might hold. As a student of these disciplines, you develop skills in clear thinking, effective argumentation, cogent interpretation, and persuasive written and spoken communication. Combining study of the humanities with these 21st century skills, a degree in History, Philosophy or Liberal Studies is a strong complement to a major in the sciences or health professions.
David Livingstone Smith, Ph.D., professor of philosophy, spoke at an international, interdisciplinary conference held April 6-8, 2016 in Budapest, Hungary. The conference, titled “Dehumanization: New...
David Livingstone Smith, Ph.D., was quoted in an April 4, 2016 Wall Street Journal article titled “Chalk and Awe: The new Free Speech Movement,” which...
David Livingstone Smith, Ph.D., professor of philosophy, was quoted in an article for Quartz , a digital news outlet. The article, titled “Inside the Trump...
Lecture Tangier Forum for Global Studies Lecture Series