philosophy

In the news: 2D computer chips, infrastructure ethics, space race, mining for clean energy, hackers

Posted by on August 3, 2021

Marcus Dodson, editor and publisher of Architectural West Magazine, quoted S&T researcher Dr. Shane Epting in his editorial, “Editor’s Desk: Ethical Infrastructure,” published in July.

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New book reimagines philosophy ‘basics’

Posted by on June 1, 2021

Dr. Ross Reed, lecturer in arts, languages, and philosophy at Missouri S&T, recently published The Liberating Art of Philosophy: A Foundational Anthology through Cognella Academic Publishing. It is Reed’s sixth published book.

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Renaissance Student Award goes to Raelynn Twohy

Posted by on June 1, 2021

Raelynn Twohy, a senior in biological sciences and psychology from St. Peters, Missouri, has earned Missouri S&T’s Renaissance Student Award for 2021. She received the award May 6 during a virtual ceremony hosted by arts, languages and philosophy.

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In the news: Machine learning security, ethics of new infrastructure, dirty secret of clean energy, ‘hijacking’ word origin

Posted by on June 1, 2021

Dr. Sajal Das, the Daniel C. St. Clair Endowed Chair and professor of computer science, was interviewed for Brian T. Horowitz’s article “Researchers Eye Machine Learning to Secure IoT Data” published April 5 in StateTech.

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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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