Below, you will find a collection of interesting articles and websites on the study of philosophy.


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This is What a Philosopher Looks Like is a blog series that aims to dispel the stereotype that philosophers must be old, white men with beards. You can see what some of the Philosophers here at Colby look like in the photo above.

The New York Times on Majoring in Philosophy

A List of Famous Philosophy Majors

The Institute for Philosophy in Public Life

The Stone is a series of articles in the New York Times that “features the writing of contemporary philosophers and other thinkers on issues both timely and timeless.”

Here are neurologist Oliver Sachs’ thoughts about the relevance of philosophy as he faced his last months of life.