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Claudia Close
Co-Chair, Philosophy Department
Spring 2025 Office Hours: In Person - Tuesdays & Thursdays 12:40p - 1:40p in Room 322 Virtual by CANVAS CHAT and Zoom. When you wish to chat with me via Zoom, send a message with a few different times and days and I'll set up an invitation to Zoom with you. Also available at other times on request. Current students please use canvas inbox messaging feature.
Favorite Quotes:

Philosophy begins when one learns to doubt - particularly to doubt one's cherished beliefs, one's dogmas and one's axioms." (Will Durant)

“Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.” (John F. Kennedy)

We are here on earth to do good for others. What the others are here for, I don't know.” (W. H. Auden)

“Always do right--this will gratify some and astonish the rest.” (Mark Twain)