Register Now for the Consent to Sex Workshop on 4/28

The Department of Philosophy and Religion and Dr. Eric Chwang, Henry Rutgers Term Chair in Ethics, Health, and Society, will present a “Consent to Sex Workshop” on Friday, April 28.  All are welcome, but registration is required.  The schedule is as follows: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.: “Reasons for Yes: What Makes Consent Affirmative?”, Margo … Read more Register Now for the Consent to Sex Workshop on 4/28

Philosophy and Religion Student Achievement and Research Celebration on 4/25

On Tuesday, April 25, join the Department of Philosophy and Religion as they honor the research and achievements of their undergraduate students.  The luncheon will feature mini-presentations by students, the announcement of department awards, and the celebration of graduating students. The event begins at 12:30 p.m. in the Armitage Hall Faculty Lounge.  Contact Dr. Melissa … Read more Philosophy and Religion Student Achievement and Research Celebration on 4/25

“Ethics of Animal Agriculture” Lecture Scheduled for 4/16

Rachel Atcheson, Director of the Philadelphia branch of The Humane League, will present the lecture “Ethics of Animal Agriculture,” on Thursday, April 16th, from 12:30 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.  This event will take place in the West AB Conference Room in the Campus Center.  Lunch will be provided.  This free event is open to all. This event … Read more “Ethics of Animal Agriculture” Lecture Scheduled for 4/16

Dept. of Philosophy and Religion Present Islam and Media Panel on 11/19

On Wednesday, November 19th, the Department of Philosophy and Religion will present the panel discussion, “Islam and the Media Debate on the Sources of Violence and Terrorism.”   On a recent episode of Real Time with Bill Maher, Maher and guest Sam Harris described Islam as a major source of violence, terrorism, abuses of women’s … Read more Dept. of Philosophy and Religion Present Islam and Media Panel on 11/19

Dept. of Philosophy and Religion To Offer Lecture on Non-Violence vs. Violence on 10/14

The Department of Philosophy and Religion will present a lecture called “Non-Violence or Violence?: Gandhi and Fanon in International Conflict,” on Tuesday, October 14th, starting at 12:30 p.m.  Dr. Tal Correm, a part-time lecturer for the department, is the guest speaker.   The event will take place at 429 Cooper Street, in Room 104.  Lunch … Read more Dept. of Philosophy and Religion To Offer Lecture on Non-Violence vs. Violence on 10/14