NEWSAssociate Professor Gagik Galikyan Judging the International Philosophy Olympiad

04.06.2019

Associate Prof. Gagik Galikyan Judging the XXVII International Philosophy Olympiad


 
Associate Professor Gagik Galikyan, Head of Department of Philosophy at RAU Institute of Humanities, participated in the XXVII International Philosophy Olympiad as a member of the judging panel. The Olympiad took place in Rome, Italy, on May 16-19.
 
The Olympiad gathered more than 100 high school students from 50 countries. Associate Prof. Gagik Galikyan explained that the main task was to write an essay in either English, French or German on the topic of Cultural Heritage and Citizenship.
 
The International Philosophy Olympiad (IPO) is an International Science Olympiad, a philosophy competition for high school students. It is organized under the auspices of the FISP (Fédération Internationale des Sociétés de Philosophie) and supported by UNESCO.