Final grades

Final course grades (as of 5/17, including scores from all exams, clickers, and feedback) are now available on the Grades page. Please let me know if something seems amiss. Grades and scores for exam 5 are also on the distribution found there.)

Last update to “walkaway” grades

You can now see your current “walkaway” course grade (as of 5/7, including scores from exams 1-4, all clicker days, and the feedback for those of you who have completed it) on the Grades page. As before: These are the grades you get if you walk away and do nothing else in this class, and […]

Exam #5 review sheet, etc.

The review sheet for exam 5 is now on the Exams page. As noted earlier, exam 5 will be held in class on Wed May 8th (the last day of class); but you can opt to take it on Mon May 13th at 3:30pm if you submit a request to take it then by Sun […]

Updated “walkaway” course grades

You can now see your current “walkaway” course grade (as of 4/30, and including scores from exam 4) on the Grades page. As before: These are the grades you get if you walk away and do nothing else in this class, and not estimates of your final grades; I hope and assume that in general […]

Course feedback

Please see the Feedback page for information about both the UAlbany course evaluations and my course-specific feedback form.

Exam #4 review sheet and session

Exam 4, as previously noted, will be given on Wednesday 4/17. The review sheet is now on the Exams page, and the review session is now scheduled for Tuesday 4/16 from 7-8pm in LC-22.

Current “walkaway” course grades

You can now see your current “walkaway” course grade on the Grades page. These are the grades you get if you walk away and do nothing else in this class — no more exams or clickers. These are not estimates of your final grades; I hope and assume that in general you’ll continue to take […]

Exam #3 review sheet and session

Exam 3, as previously noted, will be given on Wednesday 3/27. The review sheet is now on the Exams page, and the review session is now scheduled for Tuesday from 7-8pm in LC-19.

Clicker scores as of 3/10 are posted

The clicker Scores as of Sun 3/10/19 are now posted on the Clickers page. Please check yours, using your Post Code (given to you on your returned exam #1).

Exam #2 review sheet and session

Exam 2, as noted in class, will be given on Friday 3/01. The review sheet is now on the Exams page, and the review session is now scheduled for Thursday from 7-8pm in LC-20.

Exam 1, review sheet & session

Exam 1, as noted in class, will be given on Monday 2/11. The review sheet is now on the Exams page, and the review session is now scheduled for Sunday 2/10 from 7-8pm in LC-21. UPDATE: (@12:45pm Fri 2/8) Version 2 (the final version) of the review sheet is now available in the same place, […]

Day 1 overheads up

The notes from today (Wed 1/23) are up on the Overheads page. You’ll need the password from class. I won’t normally make a front page post when I put up notes; just this time because it’s the first day.

Welcome to “The Mind & the World”

This the home page for Prof. Ron McClamrock’s Philosophy 111, The Mind and the World, to be taught in the Spring semester of 2019. A preliminary course syllabus is available from the link above or to the left. Here’s a brief course description: A survey and critical examination of topics in contemporary philosophy, focusing largely […]