“12 Monkeys” screening

Philosophy & Religion blog

  • “12 Monkeys” screening

    February 12, 2014

    In conjunction with the “Apocalyptic” exhibition in the University Art Gallery, please join us for a screening of Terry Gilliam’s  pre-/post-apocalyptic mind-bender 12 Monkeys Wednesday, Feb. 19 at 6:30pm in OP2210. Pre-film remarks by Dereck Daschke, Professor of Philosophy & Religion, and Bob Mielke, Professor of English Presented by the Art Department

  • Call for Participation– Truman’s Environmental Studies (ENVS) Conference

    Truman’s Environmental Studies (ENVS) Conference April 5, 2014 Humanity’s relationship with our environment is a complex, multilayered, and constant one that permeates many disciplines. The field of environmental studies comprises many lenses through which we can view the environment. We invite abstracts for contributions addressing the relationship between humans and their environment through an interdisciplinary […]

  • SLU Undergraduate Conference — Call For Papers — Extended Deadline

    Call for Papers Saint Louis University Undergraduate Conference Saint Louis University’s Second Annual Undergraduate Philosophy Conference taking place on: March 21-23rd, 2014. feat. Christine Korsgaard (Harvard)*, Laura Ruetsche (Michigan), Susanne Sreedhar (Boston University) The paper length is 2500-5000 words. All works referred to must be cited consistently. Submitted work must predominantly be authored by undergraduate(s). […]

  • Prospective Majors Forum this upcoming week

    February 7, 2014

    Spring 2014 Prospective Majors Forum in Philosophy and Religion Thursday, February 13, 2014 4:30-6:00 p.m. McClain Hall 208 The Most Human Thing We Do: Religion and the Need to Create While religion is most often associated with otherworldly beings, transcendent realms, and our disposition after death, there are many reasons to believe that, in fact, […]

  • Global Issues Colloquium: Student Perspectives on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

    January 29, 2014

    Date/time for the colloquium: Thursday, January 30, 7 PM, MG 2001 As one of the longest ongoing international conflicts in the world, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has generated international controversy and global dissension.  Six students will present on this issue and share their perspectives based on their research and personal experiences traveling this past summer through […]

  • 2014 Truman Student Research Conference Call for Abstracts

    January 22, 2014

    Call for Abstracts 2014 Student Research Conference Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Abstracts due: Fri, Feb 28, 2014, 11:59 PM http://src.truman.edu On Tuesday, 15 April 2014, Truman State University will hold its 27th annual Student Research Conference. The Conference is a University-wide celebration of student research, scholarship, and creative achievements. Both undergraduate and graduate students are […]

  • Schedule for Truman’s 19th Annual Women’s and Gender Studies Conference

    January 17, 2014

    Find the schedule of presentations here!

  • Call for Papers: Illinois State University Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

    January 15, 2014

    Illinois State University Department of Philosophy Undergraduate Philosophy Conference April 25 & 26, 2014 Conference Theme:  Friends and Family: Do we owe everyone equal treatment? According to one line of thought, morality requires that we treat others impartially and that our own individual projects, commitments and attachments have little moral value. Our obligation towards strangers, […]

  • Call for papers: Southwestern Conference for Undergraduate Philosophers

    December 3, 2013

    The 18th Annual Southwestern Conference for Undergraduate Philosophers has issued a call for papers by undergraduate philosophy students on any philosophical topic. Papers should be a maximum of 3,000 words, making for a 25-minute presentation. The deadline for submission is Dec. 20. The author’s name, address, telephone number, and email address should appear only on […]

  • Members of Students For Middle East Peace hold fundraiser

    November 20, 2013

    Members of “Students For Middle East Peace” (SMEP) braved the elements last Monday in an all-day fundraising sale of Kettle Corn aimed at raising funds for next semester’s programming. Plans are to sponsor a “Middle East Film Event” and also a university-wide panel presentation with position papers on controversial Middle East issues.  Although membership in […]