18 June 2017

August 21st


Monday, August 21

9:00 am-11:00 am
New Teaching Assistants meet with a few of our current graduate students. 
Breakfast provided.
11:30 am-12:30 pm
New students meet with Professor Karnein who will provide an overview of the program and answer any questions.

12:30 pm-2:00 pm
All SPEL students (new and returning) and faculty will meet together. Lunch will be provided.
3:30 pm-6:00 pm
Individual meetings with Professor Karnein (in her office)



(we're not in the totality, not even close)

16 June 2017

from the Graduate School

News & Notes - June 16, 2017
Fall 2017 Graduate Student Orientation Updates
The orientation schedule is now available. New graduate students and new teaching assistants will be formally invited to these events in July.

New Graduate Student Orientation: Tuesday, August 22Details online. 

New Teaching Assistant Orientation: Tuesday, August 22Details online.

New International Graduate Student Orientation: The Office of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) has finalized the dates for the Fall 2017 International Graduate Student Orientation. All events will be held on Wednesday, August 16. Students will check-in at the University Union and then move to various locations on campus for mandatory federal regulation immigration presentations. The Welcome Dinner will be held on Thursday, August 17 in the University Union. We encourage all new international students to participate. If you have any questions, please contact ISSS at isss@binghamton.edu or by calling 7-2510.

05 June 2017

2017 graduate conference

The Binghamton University philosophy department will be holding its 2017 graduate conference, "Law-Breaking and Theories of Resistance," on November 4, 2017. Please see the PhilEvents call for papers here

09 May 2017

Dissertation defense: Tucker Sechrest

Ph.D. defense:

Tucker Sechrest

"The Instrumental Nature of Democratic Authority"

Wed., May 10th

04 May 2017

New SPELers for Fall 2017

We are very excited to welcome the following five new PhD students to the SPEL Program!  

Eric Janec
Jamison Knudsen
Adam Renner
Coleen Watson
Aaron Weddle

Congratulations 2017-18 IASH Dissertation Fellows ...

Courtney and Jenn!