Falling largely within the analytic tradition, the Department of Philosophy at Western Michigan University takes seriously its dual mission of philosophical teaching and research. Offering a range of undergraduate courses and a terminal master's degree, WMU's program is recognized as one of the best master's programs in the United States and one of only a handful of programs mentioned in the Leiter Report.


May 2016—Dr. Fritz Allhoff was featured by the Office for Vice President of Research on their Scholar Talks.

April 2016—A Big congratulations go to graduate students Adam Zweber and Zachary Milstead who were awarded All-University Scholars for 2015–16, Department Scholars for 2015–16 and Department Graduate Teachers for 2015-16.

March 2016—Dr. Fritz Allhoff and WMU accounting students provide tax help to Alaskan villages.