Category: Award

Ashok Kumar Malhotra receives University of Hawai’i Distinguished Alumni Award

The University of Hawai’i Alumni Association (UHAA) has named Ashok Kumar Malhotra (PhD *69 Manoa, Distinguished Teaching Professor of Philosophy at State University of New York at Oneonta) as a recipient of its 2010 Distinguished Alumni Award.

Winners of 2011 Student Essay Awards

The 2011 SACP Conference Program Committee has completed its review of all the entries for this year’s student essay contest, and is happy to congratulate the following winners:

First Prize: Jake Davis, City University of New York, “‘When You Know for Yourselves’: The Establishment of Mindfulness (Satipaṭṭhāna) as a Means of Moral Discovery”

Second Prize: Laura Guerrero, University of New Mexico, “Why a Mādhyamika Cannot Be a Skeptic”

Third Prize: Ryan Melvin, Birmingham-Southern College, “Minimalism and Consciousness in Zhuangzi’s Cook Ding”