Not surprisingly, the study of philosophy is good preparation both for other disciplines at the College and for post-graduate pursuits. Excellent training in thinking and writing has earned philosophy majors slots in many of the best graduate schools in the country as well as in a variety of professions. A sampling of recent alumni and their careers includes:
Alexander L. Bender '08: assistant artist, Marylyn Dintenfass
Ian F. Gaunt '08: law student, Georgetown University
Alexander R. Tanton '07: engineering graduate student, Texas State University
John C. Cangilla '03: senior manager, Audience and Advertising Partnerships at Yahoo!
Ramsay M. Hoguet '03: law student, Case Western University
Lindsay M. Sabik '03: bioethics fellow, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health
Vijay N. Chaddah '95: associate, Gesmer Updegrove, LLP; MA in philosophy, University of Illinois; JD, University of Minnesota