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Philosophy Society


  • Philosophy Society Academic Year Student Membership£8.00
  • Philosophy Society Semester One Membership£5.00
  • Philosophy Society Semester Two Membership£5.00
  • PhilSoc Constitution

    29 Mar 2012

    Constitution of Edinburgh University Philosophy Society. Adopted at the Annual General Meeting on 28th March 2013. Last Amended at the Annual General Meeting on 5th March 2015.

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Founded in 1871, Philosophy Society is a lively and active academic society which aims to promote the study of philosophy throughout the university. We run four events every week including guest lectures, discussion groups and reading groups, as well as copious socials and academic support sessions. We maintain a society library in the Dugald Stewart building and are in the process of publishing a regular academic journal. Our lecture series attracts leading names in philosophy from all over the world, last year including talks from Simon Blackburn and Timothy Williamson, while our lively discussion groups offer a friendly and informal context in which to chat and discuss philosophical issues. The society assumes no previous knowledge and actively encourages students from a wide range of academic disciplines to come along and get involved in any way that they would like to.

Ritzy Rajaswi
Department Liaison Officer
Consuella Zhao
Discussion Group Organiser
Kenny Novis
Journal Editor
Siena Wotherspoon
Polina Borisocheva
Tommy Zhang
Marketing Officer
Freya Derby
Ritzy Rajaswi
Reading Group Organiser
Zoë Brunner
Milan Ney
Consuella Zhao
Social Secretary
Rebecca Stoll
Lihe Wang
Cristina Garcia Ferreiro
Vice President
Rebecca Stoll
Simon Kaufmann