An exciting course about William Blake from Professor Jesse…

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  • An exciting course about William Blake from Professor Jesse…

    March 28, 2013

    Dear PHRE majors and minors, My PHRE 476 seminar on William Blake’s religious thought is open for registration for Fall semester. The open course listing for PHRE courses does not include the name of the seminar but if you click on the “476 seminar” listing, you’ll find the correct information for the class. Here’s a […]

  • Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar and philosopher Tyler Burge to visit Truman

    March 20, 2013

    Phi Beta Kappa, the national honorary society championing the liberal arts, has chosen Truman as a participant in PBK’s 2012-2013 Visiting Scholars program.  Truman joins just 88 other colleges and universities across the nation in hosting a two-day visit from a nationally recognized scholar. The scholar chosen to visit Truman is Tyler Burge, an internationally […]

  • Bioethics talk on Wednesday, March 20

    March 6, 2013

    “Dr. Watson”: A.I., Ethics, and the Future of Medicine Wednesday, March 20, 11:30am-1pm SUB 3202 The talk is free and open to the public.  While a meal will not be served, you are welcome to bring your lunch to the talk.  Contact Dr. Dereck Daschke,, 785-6005 if you have any questions. Amy Michelle DeBaets […]

  • Campus Talk on “Creative Career Choices and the Liberal Arts”

    February 28, 2013

    Notice of an upcoming campus talk at Truman: On Monday, March 4th and Tuesday, March 5th, husband and wife team Lee Slonimsky and Carol Goodman will be on the Truman campus, visiting classes during the day and giving evening presentations both Monday and Tuesday.  On Monday evening at 7 in the Alumni Room of the […]

  • A few new student research opportunities

    January 31, 2013

    Student Research Conference Abstract Deadline is Friday, February 17, 2012. Students may submit at Interdisciplinary Research Community Grants An initiative to support interdisciplinary research teams over the summer of 2013 to serve as models for interdisciplinary undergraduate research and to foster a sense of community amongst Truman faculty and students. Application deadline is February […]

  • Call for Papers for SLU’s 1st Annual Undergrad Philosophy Conference

    January 5, 2013

    Call for Papers Now accepting Undergraduate Papers in Philosophy for Saint Louis University’s First Undergraduate Philosophy Conference taking place on April 12 – 14, 2013. Papers on any topic related to philosophy will be reviewed by our Conference Submission Panel and authors will be notified by or on March 22nd. The paper length is 2500-3500 […]

  • Opportunity to pursue masters degree in Religious Studies at U. of Missouri

    December 3, 2012

    Click here to see a PDF with the details.

  • Truman Philosophy and Religion Conference this Saturday!

    November 6, 2012

    Be sure to check out the schedule of talks for more info!

  • “Stance” undergrad philosophy journal’s call for papers

    October 24, 2012

    From Kiley Neal, Editor-in-Chief, Stance: The national award-winning, international undergraduate philosophy journal Stance ( is now open for submissions. Stance has the following marks of distinction: Recipient of the 2010 American Philosophical Association/Philosophy Documentation Center Prize for Excellence and Innovation in Philosophy Programs Listed in The Philosopher’s Index Full international reach, including an international editorial […]

  • 2012, the Hunger Games, and Other Apocalypses

    October 16, 2012

    Attention major, minors, and all interested students: you are all invited to a mid-semester event next Monday, October 22 at 4:30 pm in MC 208.  It will be an opportunity to talk to professors about next semester’s offerings, find out what we expect to offer this summer and next year, and generally get to know […]