Philosophers Anonymous/Council of Majors is the undergraduate philosophy society that is organized as a student club with the support of the Student Government Association and the Department of Philosophy.

The group encourages membership from all those interested in philosophy and supports student receptions, lectures by philosophers from UMBC and other institutions, as well as student discussion groups and debates between and among students and members of the faculty on various topics of contemporary interest. Philosophers Anonymous acts as a council of majors and represents the interests of the students to the department.

PhilAnon will be meeting in Fall 2021 – check back for information on future meetings!

Officers: Ross Richter ( and Quinlan Murphy (

The PhilAnon faculty advisor is Dr. Lisa Cassell (