2019 - 2020 Scholarship Recipients
Soofia Lateef is pursuing a dual degree in Philosophy and Chemical Engineering. She is from Bridgeport, WV and aims to become a philosophy professor. Passionate about helping people learn, she tutors for the philosophy department. She is a winner of the WVU In-House Philosophy Conference where she presented her paper, “Making Sense of Nietzsche’s Amor Fati”. Her hobbies include backpacking, sewing, and cooking.
Iain MacKay is a senior Philosophy and Art History major with a minor in History. He is a Gilman Scholar, Eberly Scholar, and has written a winning paper for the WVU Philosophy Conference. He plans to acquire a doctorate in Art History and teach higher education. Iain enjoys the vibrant debates Philosophy sparks and can often be found in the Philosophy lounge, where he is also a tutor.
Logan Wotring is a senior undergraduate student pursuing a dual degree in English and Philosophy. A member since his sophomore year, he is the President of the WVU Philosophy Club, where he facilitates bringing students into the local philosophical community as well as hosting a symposium for 21st century thought. He is a member of Sigma Tau Delta—an English honor society—and has submitted a winning philosophy paper to the WVU In-House Conference. He works as a tutor for the Philosophy Department as well as a server at a local restaurant. Logan enjoys whitewater kayaking, playing billiards, and reading.