For students interested in registering for the Blake seminar, The registrar has incorrectly posted prerequisites for this course. I’m trying to get that corrected. There are no prerequisites except that you must be a junior or senior. Here is a description of the course: PHRE 476: Seminar in Philosophy and Religion: William Blake’s Religious Thought […]
The Truman Faculty Forum is presenting a talk by Jennifer Jesse, Associate Professor of Philosophy & Religion, on theological approaches to William Blake and issues of multi-disciplinary scholarship. Please join us for “Blake’s Bounding Lines and the Art of Interdisciplinarity” on Thursday, February 17 at 7 p.m. in OP 2210.
From Dr. Burton: The website is now updated for University of Colorado-Boulder. If you are thinking about graduate school in Philosophy or just would like some summer intensity exploring the topic of “Will and Desire”, this is for you! We have sent students in 2000, 2007, and 2009. All have found it a wonderful experience. […]
Check out a new blog, maintained by former Truman professor Matt Pianalto, listing great opportunities for you to present papers at undergraduate Philosophy and Religion conferences: http://undergradphil.blogspot.com/.
Truman State is still accepting applications for Jefferson City Interns this Spring Semester. Successful applicants will have earned 60 hours of academic credit before the spring, have an overall GPA of 2.75 or above, and receive the approval of the Provost. The internship earns 15 hours of academic credit and students also receive a monthly […]
Message from Professor Jesse: The erstwhile Blake seminar is now dead for this next semester. But it will arise from the dead in another semester coming soon! I’ll be offering the PHRE 301 Christianity course this Spring semester instead; it should be open for registration today or tomorrow. It will be offered on T&R at […]
Find out the exciting details here. Please note that the conference is being held in the Student Union’s Georgian Room, not the Conference Room as previously advertised.
From Professor Jesse: There has been some confusion over the registrar’s designation of the PHRE 400-level courses for next semester. My 476 Blake seminar was designated as “Senior Seminar,” which really should be used only to refer to our required 475 senior seminar course. That problem should now be fixed. I want to clarify that […]
Our Philosophy/Religion Club meetings have been going quite well. Next week’s topic is on questions Personal Identity or a sense of the Self. As a reminder, our meeting times are Monday, 4:30-5:30pm in Baldwin 350. Requirements for coming may consist of: liking to think, liking to talk about what you think, and liking to listen […]
You can find it here.