The philosophy department offers tutoring. Tutoring takes place in Stansbury 231.
Tutoring times are posted (and distributed in philosophy classes) at the beginning
of each semester. No appointments are necessary for tutoring.
Excellent philosophy students who are interested in becoming tutors ($9/hr.) should
at the philosophy department.
Location: 231 Stansbury Hall
Spring Tutoring Hours:
- Monday 8:30AM
- Tuesday 10:00AM
– 12:30PM and 4:00PM – 5:00PM
- Wednesday 8:30AM
- Thursday 10:00AM
– 12:30PM and 4:00PM – 5:00PM
- Friday 8:30AM
Who are We?
Anthony Daulton is a senior philosophy major.
Curtis Kesner is a senior with majors in
philosophy and economics.
Chelsi Sayti is a senior philosophy major and a creative
Philosophy club meetings are an opportunity for students to meet informally with
one another and with faculty members to discuss philosophical topics or any other
subject. Club meetings usually take place at the Morgantown Brewing Company on
Tuesdays at 7:30 PM. All are welcome, so feel free to stop by!
The Philosophy Club also hosts screenings of movies throughout the semester. Movie
titles and screening times are made available at the beginning of each semester.
is the Club's faculty adviser and
is the Philosophy Club president. Get in touch with either
of them if you have questions about the Club; you can also find out more about
the Club on its Facebook page,
WVU Philosophy Club
National Undergraduate Philosophy
April 1, 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
231 Stansbury Hall
Keynote Address by Scott Soames (University of
Applied Ethics Day:
Two talks by David Barnard (Oregon Health and Science University) on March 30:
“Aging as The Autumn of Life: A Tour
Through the Arts” (8:00 PM - 209
“What is the Human Right to Health?
How Can it Be Fulfilled?” (4:00 PM - 104 Clark Hall)
Mid-Atlantic Philosophy of Language
August 2017 (exact date and location:
The Philosophy Club organizes several Coffee Hours throughout the academic year.
At a typical Coffee Hour, a philosophy faculty member takes about 20 minutes to
introduce a philosophical subject or problem and then audience members are invited
to participate in an informal discussion of the topic. Faculty members from other
departments, as well as philosophy students, are also often invited to lead Coffee
The Philosophy Department occasionally has work-study opportunities in its office
for students. These opportunities are available to majors and non-majors alike.
if you have questions about working for the philosophy department.
Conferences & Speakers
Each year, the department hosts several conferences. These include the "in-house"
conference which features work from WVU faculty and students (student presenters
receive a cash prize for having their work selected), a national undergraduate
philosophy conference, and the Mid-Atlantic Philosophy of Language Workshop. In
addition, throughout the year, the department brings in notable philosophers from
around the world to give public lectures. Some of these lectures are tied to larger
annual events such as Applied Ethics Day.