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  • Students for Middle East Peace hold falafel sale

    October 23, 2014

      Find out more info about this tasty event.  

  • Truman students travel to the Middle East

      Be sure to learn all about their summer 2014 adventures in Truman Today!  

  • Call for papers: Pacific U. undergrad philosophy conference

    October 9, 2014

    CALL FOR PAPERS 19th ANNUAL PACIFIC UNIVERSITY UNDERGRADUATE PHILOSOPHY CONFERENCE ​​ April 17-18, 2015 Pacific University Forest Grove, Oregon Keynote talk by Daniel Dennett (Tufts University) The 19th annual Pacific University Undergraduate Philosophy Conference will be held April 17-18, 2015 on the campus of Pacific University, in Forest Grove, Oregon. The purpose of this conference […]

  • Students participate in Truman’s Middle East study abroad program

    October 5, 2014

    Pictured in front of the Treasury Building in Petra, Jordan are the 12 students who participated in last summer’s Middle East Study Abroad course offered by Truman’s Study Abroad Program and led by PHRE professor Dr. Mark Appold. Back row: Alex Nyquist, Carnahan Lovewell, Ingrid Roettgen, Caitlyn Bess, Erin Nyquist, and Molly Turner. Front row: […]

  • Fall 2014 PHRE 363

    April 9, 2014

    Dear PHRE students: There are still enough seats for PHRE 363 “Women in Chinese Religions” (Fall 2014, Tue. and Thur. 12:00-1:20). Contact me if you would like to know more about this course. Thanks. Ding-hwa Hsieh

  • Talk by Biblical Scholar Mark Shaffer, April 14 @ 7pm

    April 8, 2014

    Monday, 14 April, 7pm SUB Conference Room 3000 Mark Shaffer, Truman graduate and doctoral candidate at the Hebrew Union College Will present: “Deborah and Barak, Yael and Sisura” Mental Pegs for Reading Composite Literature in the Hebrew Bible One of the challenges interpreting the Hebrew Bible is its composite nature. Scribal editors drew from large […]

  • PHRE 365: Method and Theory in Religious Studies

    Dear PHRE Community, If you are at all inclined to want to concentrate courses in religion during your tenure with us as a major or minor, the department highly recommends that you enroll in PHRE 365: Method and Theory in Religious Studies next Fall (MW 3:30-4:50pm). This course will give you an overview of and […]

  • Spring 2014 Senior Seminar Presentation Schedule

    April 2, 2014

    The Senior Seminar presentations are open to the public. Monday Apr. 14 9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.: Aimee Hill, “Motherhood: Judaism, Feminism, and Patriarchy”.  faculty respondent: Linda Seidel, English and Linguistics [McClain Hall 212] 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Jason Kozlowski, “A Critical Analysis of Thomas Campbell’s Declaration and Address of the Christian Association of […]

  • Truman’s Environmental Studies Conference this weekend

    Announcement from Michael Berman and Susan Zhu Hello! I’m writing to inform you that this Saturday, April 5, is Truman’s Environmental Studies Conference. Fellow senior Susan Zhu and I are organizing this year’s conference. Titled “From Local to Global: Mapping out Environmentalism”, the conference will examine the diverse human connections to the environment and will […]