7th Annual Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Keynote Speaker:  

Professor Donald Marquis
University of Kansas
"Five Perspectives on Abortion Ethics"

Call for Papers

The Department of Philosophy and Phi Sigma Tau (Illinois Pi Chapter) of Southern

Illinois University Edwardsville are pleased to announce that they will be hosting

the 7th Annual Undergraduate Philosophy Conference,--------November 9th&10th, 2012.   

                  All undergraduate students are encouraged to submit papers on any

topic of philosophical interest; papers on personal identity, deontology and other

related issues are especially welcome.

Submission Deadline: September 28th, 2012

Submission Guidelines:
•    Papers should be 12-15 pages in length (20-25 minutes presentation time).
•    All personally identifying information should be removed from the body of the

•    A cover sheet including your name and contact information should be attached

•    Electronic submissions only; they should be emailed to: areihel@siue.edu

(Subject Line: “Undergraduate Conference Submission”)

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Dr. Alison Reiheld at

OR Garner Perigo at gperigo@siue.edu

This conference would not be possible were it not for the generous support of The

Department of Philosophy, The Office of the Provost, The Office of the Vice-

Chancellor of Student Affairs, The Office of the Dean of the College of Arts and

Sciences, The Office of the Dean of Graduate Studies and Research, Student Activity

Fees, and Phi Sigma Tau Honor Society at SIUE.