In Memoriam: John R. Silber

prophilosophy

There are obituaries in the NY Times, the Boston Herald, and the Washington Post.

Silber was President of Boston University from 1971-1976. He received his Ph.D. in philosophy from Yale in 1956, be became assistant professor of philosophy at UT-Austin in 1957, was chair of the  department from 1962-1967, and was Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences from 1967-1970.

View original post

Advertisements

About jleavittpearl

Philosopher and Theologian out of Pittsburgh PA.

Posted on September 27, 2012, in News, Reblogs and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: