Two Philosophy Students Among Newcombe Fellows

The Institute for Citizens & Scholars has announced its 2022 class of Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellows, which includes two philosophy students.

They are:

Magnus Ferguson of Boston College, whose dissertation is entitled On Responsibility for Others’ Harms,


Emma Prendergast of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, whose dissertation is entitled The Moral Authority of Citizens.

22 fellows were selected in all. The fellowships include a 12-month award of $30,000 to support the final year of dissertation writing.

(via Frances Hannan)

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