Philosopher’s paper on pandemic terrorism wins award

Posted by on April 6, 2021

Dr. Ross Reed, a lecturer in arts, languages and philosophy, received an award of excellence from the National Philosophical Counseling Association for his presentation at the third International Conference on Philosophical Counseling and Practice.

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Reed presents at international conference

Posted by on February 2, 2021

Dr. Ross Reed, lecturer in philosophy in S&T’s arts, languages and philosophy department, presented a paper at the third International Conference on Philosophical Counseling and Practice, held virtually in January.

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Outstanding teaching awards go to 44 faculty

Posted by on December 1, 2020

Forty-four faculty members will be honored with the Outstanding Teaching Award for 2019-20 and 35 faculty members received an Outstanding Teaching Commendation. Additionally two faculty members are being honored with the Sustained Excellence in Outstanding Teaching Award. Recipients are:

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Michelfelder kicks off speaker series on Friday

Posted by on November 2, 2020

Dr. Diane Michelfelder, professor of philosophy at Macalester College in Saint Paul, Minnesota, will present a talk titled “Technology and the Pandemic Home” at 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6, via Zoom.

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CAFE announces grant recipients

Posted by on August 4, 2020

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) announces faculty grant recipients for its two main grant programs: the educational research mini-grant program and the Provost’s eFellows grant program.

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Philosophy of the City course this summer

Posted by on April 22, 2020

Are you Interested in cities? Urban sustainability? Social justice? Then, enroll in PHILOS 2001: Philosophy of the City this summer! The course is designed to help students understand the challenges of urbanization in the 21st century and give them the skills required to address complex issues that cities face now and in the future.

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Faculty projects selected for eFellows program

Posted by on September 3, 2019

CAFE provided $20,000 to fund the following five projects:

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ALP faculty publish on automated transportation, teaching Russian, Martinique

Posted by on September 3, 2019

Papers by three faculty in arts, languages and philosophy were recently published. The faculty and their publications include:

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Learn about writing a successful teaching philosophy

Posted by on March 18, 2019

All faculty are invited to attend an event on Monday, April 1, about developing an effective teaching philosophy statement. Dr. Mariesa Crow, Dr. Larry Gragg and Dr. Wayne Huebner will lead the discussion. Registration is required. Register here.

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Join a conversation about God, meaning and evil

Posted by on February 21, 2019

The campus community is invited to a panel discussion titled “Beliefs Matter: Atheists and Christians in Conversation About God, Meaning and Evil,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, in Room 199 Toomey Hall. Dr. Paul Hamilton, S&T lecturer in philosophy, will present the atheist viewpoint. Dr. Chris Gadsden, adjunct professor in philosophy, religion and ethics at the University of Missouri-Columbia, will present the Christian viewpoint.

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