Event Detail

Sat Apr 22, 2017
Howison Library, 10 AM–12 PM
Cal Day talks and panel discussion

10-10.30: The Simulation Argument

Elon Musk said recently that we’re probably living inside a computer simulation. Is he right? If so, what follows? (Prof. Shamik Dasgupta)

10-30-11: Getting Started in Philosophy

Thinking about taking a philosophy course, but not sure where to start? We’ll give you a brief tour of our introductory-level courses to help you see which best fits your interests. (Chair Hannah Ginsborg, with other Philosophy faculty and graduate students)

11-Noon: Philosophy Panel Discussion

A panel of philosophy faculty, graduate students and undergraduates will talk about their research, the field of philosophy and the philosophy major. Ask us anything!