arts languages and philosophy

Kummer College and CASE changes take effect July 1

Posted by on June 29, 2022

Effective Friday, July 1, Missouri S&T’s College of Arts, Sciences, and Business (CASB) will change to the College of Arts, Sciences, and Education (CASE), and the Kummer College of Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Economic Development will be established. Two academic departments formerly in CASB – business and information technology and economics – will move to the Kummer College.

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Renaissance Student Award Application Open now

Posted by on January 31, 2022

The arts, languages, and philosophy department will present the Renaissance Student Award to a senior, graduating in May, August, or December 2022, who exhibits the qualities of a Renaissance person. The winner will receive a certificate of recognition and $1,000.

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Epting gives presentation in Finland

Posted by on December 7, 2021

Dr. Shane Epting, assistant professor of philosophy, delivered a keynote address at the Finnish Society for Environmental Social Science Annual Colloquium at Aalto University in Espoo, Finland this November.

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ALP speaker series continues with Kalena Bovell, an orchestral conductor, poet, and educator

Posted by on November 15, 2021

The arts, languages and philosophy speaker series will continue with Kalena Bovell, an orchestral conductor, poet, and educator. Bovell will present a talk titled “Life, the Career, and Everything In-between” at 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, via Zoom.

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French class translates several works

Posted by on November 2, 2021

Dr. Audra Merfeld-Langston, chair and associate professor of arts, languages, and philosophy at S&T, and her students studying French, recently published several of co-translations of Diderot and d’Alembert’s 18th-century Encyclopedie. The following works were translated:

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Join El Conversatorio with Dr. Pamela Cappas-Toro on Oct. 28

Posted by on October 21, 2021

Arts, languages and philosophy invites the Spanish-speaking community at S&T to participate in its next monthly El Conversatorio event at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28, on Zoom. Guest speaker Dr. Pamela Cappas-Toro will present “Programas educativos universitarios dentro de espacios carcelarios,” or “Educational University Programs Inside of Carceral Spaces.”

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World-renowned bio artist to perform at S&T

Posted by on October 14, 2021

Dr. Eduardo Kac, artist and professor of art and technology studies at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, will present a lecture at Missouri S&T on his work in contemporary art and poetry at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 21, in Leach Theatre and via Zoom. The event is free and open to the public.

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Philosopher publishes two books

Posted by on October 5, 2021

Shane Epting, assistant professor of philosophy, published The Morality of Urban Mobility: Technology and Philosophy of the City this summer.

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Join el conversatorio with John Trevathan

Posted by on September 27, 2021

The arts, languages, and philosophy department invites the Spanish-speaking community at S&T to participate in the next el conversatorio event at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, via Zoom. Guest speaker Dr. John Trevathan will present “La Costa de la Muerte: el hundimiento del Prestige” or “The Death Coast of Spain: The Sinking of the Prestige.” […]

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Film festival shows short featuring S&T talent

Posted by on August 3, 2021

Victoria Hagni’s short film, titled Folies a deux/Pas de deux, was an official selection for the 2021 Indie Shorts Mag Short Film Festival, held on July 13.

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