Month February 2021

Philosophy Threatened at Baker University

The university received .5 million in federal aid to help it weather the pandemic, according to The Baker Orange. The administration of Baker University in Kansas has decided that in order to address the financial difficulties it is facing owing to…

New Fallacy Examples Sought for AI Project

A research team of philosophers and computer scientists at the University of Cambridge is examining the ability of language models like GPT-3 to detect informal fallacies. Why we need your help: To avoid subjectively biased datasets and obtain a larger set…

Fabrizio Mondadori (1943-2021)

Professor Mondadori joined UW-Milwaukee in 1984. Prior to that, he held appointments at the University of Pennsylvania, UNAM (Mexico), the University of Auckland (New Zealand), the University of Paris, and the University of Münster. (via Blaine Neufeld) Professor Mondadori worked…