Long Island, New York, April 8th, 2011)
In order to increase student awareness of and interest in philosophy,
and to encourage contributions to the scholarly community, Dowling
College Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies invites
students to submit papers relating to any philosophical topic or
period. Authors of accepted papers will be given the opportunity to
present their work at Dowling College's first undergraduate philosophy
Deadline for Submissions: January 15th, 2011
1. Although papers must relate to a philosophical topic or period,
that does not mean that other areas, such as psychology, sociology,
neurology, biology, etc., are excluded. As long as the paper engages
with its topic in a philosophical manner you are more than welcome to
submit the paper. Presenters should plan on having 15 minutes to
present their work (approx. 8-10 pages long). Time limits will be
2. Attach a copy of your submission in .doc or .docx format to an
email, and send it to Adam Kohler at firstname.lastname@example.org and Christian
Perring at email@example.com. Within the email, please include
your name, email address, and college/university that you are
3. Please do not include your name on your paper, so that it may be
reviewed "blind" by a committee of conference organizers.
4. Authors whose papers are accepted will be notified by Feb 15, 2011.
5. When you submit your paper, please indicate whether you would be
interested acting as a discussant for another speaker's paper.
Please remember that you do not have to be a philosophy major to
submit a paper! All currently enrolled undergraduates are welcome to
submit their work.
The Rudolph Campus of Dowling College is located in Oakdale, NY. This
is 50 miles from NYC, and 25 minutes walk from the Oakdale LIRR train
For more information contact Adam Kohler at firstname.lastname@example.org