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  • Mohler named winner of Mobile for Global Good competition

    September 7, 2011

    Dr. Chad Mohler, Professor of Philosophy and Religion and developer of the iPhone app TruTouch, was recently named winner of the “Mobile for Global Good” programming competition sponsored by Big Nerd Ranch.  Big Nerd Ranch ( is one of the premiere companies in the world for offering training programs in Mac and iOS (iPhone / […]

  • Congrats to new Theta Alpha Kappa members!

    May 9, 2011

    Go here to find out about the induction ceremony for Truman’s new national honor society for religious studies and theology.  Congratulations to all the inductees.

  • Schedule of Spring 2011 Senior Seminar presentations

    April 13, 2011

    All sessions held in Baldwin Hall 262. Wednesday 13 April: 4:30 p.m.—6:30 p.m. 4:30    William Franks Respondent: Chad Mohler Director: David Murphy 5:00    Matt Ziegler  [time set poss. Shift to W 20] Respondent: Bob Mielke Director: Natalie Alexander 5:30    Amy Yeagle Respondent: James Cianciola Director: Dereck Daschke 6:00    Aubrey Vaughn Respondent: Heather Cianciola Director: Natalie […]

  • Message from Professor Jesse about Fall 2011’s William Blake seminar

    March 30, 2011

    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 […]

  • Dr. Jesse to present on William Blake in Truman Faculty Forum

    February 9, 2011

    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.

  • Undergraduate Summer Seminar in Colorado 2011

    January 12, 2011

    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.  […]

  • New blog for PHRE “Calls for Papers”

    December 3, 2010

    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:

  • Opportunity to be a legislative intern in Jefferson City

    November 12, 2010

    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 […]

  • New Christianity course open for Spring 2011 registration

    November 10, 2010

    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 […]

  • 2010 PHRE Conference this weekend!

    November 6, 2010

    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.