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Evan Selinger
Professor in the Philosophy department
at Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
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Overall Quality
4.7
Average Grade
B+
Hotness
Helpfulness
4.7
Clarity
4.8
Easiness
4.2
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09/07/2014
good
4 Helpfulness
4 Clarity
5 Easiness
Phil 101 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: It's my life Grade Received: N/A

Great Great professor. We had a lot of interesting conversations. so far it was my favorite class at RIT. I never got bored

05/18/2014
good
4 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
4 Easiness
PHIL 101 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: Not Mandatory Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: B

Awesome guy. Very good at keeping everyone interested during his lectures. Attend all of the lectures, and yoi will know exactly what is on his exams (he literally says "this is a great test question"). His quizzes were tough, just true/false, but very tricky. Had I done better on those, I would have gotten an A, but did poorly on them.

11/27/2012
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
4 Easiness
Intro101 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Meh Grade Received: N/A

Good sense of humor. Willing to work with students. Very helpful. Easy quizzes. No textbook- everything is posted online.

11/21/2012
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
4 Easiness
Phil101 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Barely cracked it open Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

While I was dragging myself out of bed for other classes, I looked forward to Selinger's lectures because they were so interesting and he taught with such enthusiasm. I was hoping to take his Philosophy of Technology class but it was full. Very good professor.

11/27/2011
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
4 Easiness
SUSETHICS Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Really into it Grade Received: N/A

Excellent professor, great class.

10/24/2011
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
4 Easiness
susethc Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Barely cracked it open Rater Interest: It's my life Grade Received: N/A

Best professor at RIT. Hands down!

10/19/2011
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
5 Easiness
Philpeac Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: You need it sometimes Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

Incredibly helpful and knowledgeable on topics. Constructs a class which is meant to broaden your horizons and introduces you to new perspectives. An incredible teacher!

05/30/2011
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
5 Easiness
PHILOPEAC Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: It's a must have Rater Interest: Really into it Grade Received: N/A

Selinger is one of the best prof at RIT. Period. He is helpful, smart, and genuinely wants his students to do well. You really have to try to get a bad grade, if you do, well then maybe you shouldn't be in college. TAKE HIM!!

11/11/2010
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
5 Easiness
IntroPhil Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: You need it sometimes Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

Amazing prof. One of the best at RIT. Explains things well without adding his own opinion. Wants you to do well. Easy A. Weekly quizzes are only on what he talked about in the previous class. Reading is not needed.

05/14/2009
good
4 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
4 Easiness
IntroPhil Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: You need it sometimes Rater Interest: Meh Grade Received: N/A

Great professor, easily my favorite so far. Extremely clear in lecture, and he clearly loves what he does. Also, the quizzes and tests are extremely easy, as is the 1 paper required. Take this class!

02/25/2009
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
4 Easiness
HONDR325 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Barely cracked it open Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

Real cool, down to earth guy- always gets you thinking. I actually enjoyed his lectures.

02/18/2009
good
5 Helpfulness
4 Clarity
2 Easiness
PHIL449 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Barely cracked it open Rater Interest: Really into it Grade Received: N/A

Incredible lectures. Teaching skills are amazing - never bored whilst he's speaking. Always makes time to help with any topic; definitely cares that students learn and understand material. Awesome guy in general- has great personal anecdotes to keep lectures interesting.

11/26/2008
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
4 Easiness
PHIL325 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: What textbook? Rater Interest: Low Grade Received: N/A

Professor Selinger is amazing. He took some dense articles on the philosophy of design and made them crystal clear. If I have a chance to take another one of his classes, I would do it in an instant.

03/19/2008
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
4 Easiness
IntroPhil Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: It's a must have Rater Interest: It's my life Grade Received: N/A

This guy is the man. I'm not very fond of professors but he's just good at what he does.

03/12/2008
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
4 Easiness
IntroPhil Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: You need it sometimes Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

Selinger is an amazing teacher! His class is the best I've taken so far at RIT.

02/21/2008
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
5 Easiness
PHIL02 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Essential to passing Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

Best professor/teacher I've ever had. Amazing at explaining concepts and getting you interested. Funny guy too.

06/16/2007
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
5 Easiness
Philo101 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: You need it sometimes Rater Interest: Really into it Grade Received: N/A

By far, the best professor I've ever had at RIT. He explains everything very clearly, and pauses often to make sure that the class is following. He offers numerous opportunities for extra credit, and his tests are fairly easy if you attend the lectures. He's inspired me to take a minor in Philosophy. Highly recommended.

05/31/2007
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
5 Easiness
INTROSECT Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: It's a must have Rater Interest: It's my life Grade Received: N/A

Great teacher! Take any class he offers as he really knows his stuff and explains it very clearly. I can't ask how many times he honestly asked "Does everyone understand?" Great teacher. A+++++

02/02/2007
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
5 Easiness
IntroPhil Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: It's a must have Rater Interest: Really into it Grade Received: N/A

Awesome teacher. If you have to take a Philosophy class, take it with him. Selinger has great stories, explains everything very clearly, takes the time to answer every question thoroughly no matter how stupid it is, and is extremely patient. He really seems to care about every student.

01/30/2007
good
5 Helpfulness
4 Clarity
4 Easiness
phil472 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: It's a must have Rater Interest: It's my life Grade Received: N/A

Evan is a good Professor, he encourages students to participate and debates actively with students in a non-threatening way. He is a fair-to-easy grader, and is very approachable. A pleasure to take his class.

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