Philosophy Society


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


  • PPLS End of Year Formal£12.00
  • Constitution

    09 Feb 2020

    The current constitution of the Philosophy Society, as ratified at the EGM held on 7 February 2020. Uploaded by Nathan Zou (Treasurer, 2019/20).

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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.

Academic Support Officer
Lochlann Atack
Zoë Brunner
Niya Ivanova
Angus Forbes-Cable
Department Liaison Officer
Dave Boden
Kelsey Wengert
Siena Wotherspoon
Discussion Group Organiser
Will Penkethman-Carr
Equity and Diversity Officer
Siena Wotherspoon
Deniz Yalcin
Kenny Novis
Journal Editor
Will Penkethman-Carr
Marketing Officer
Monika Zon
Ordinary Member
Stacey Albegova
Zachary Bloxham
Max Ekstrand
Matthew Festus
Josep Marti I Bouis
Joe Rosie
Rebecca Stoll
Angus Forbes-Cable
Deniz Yalcin
Publicity Officer
Robin Gage
Amy Gordon
Nathan Zou
Vice President
Annika Cleland-Hura
Ara Kim