Category Archives: Education

Calling all Spelling Enthusiasts!

If you are looking for something to do on a Monday night in Cache Valley, I suggest attending the Unified Charter School Spelling Bee.  Gripping and tense spelling action and a good time to be had by all.  (Honestly, spelling … Continue reading

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Philosophy Club Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion: Are students snowflakes? Erica Holberg, Charlie Huenemann, and Harrison Kleiner will be presenting. The basic question has to do with the tension between the value we place on free speech on college campuses and how that value can … Continue reading

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Election panel discussion

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Fact Checking Marco Rubio’s criticism of philosophy

Politicians from Cruz to Obama have been hard on liberal arts majors of late.  The idea they are peddling is that it is a bad idea to major in a liberal art – and to use public dollars to support people … Continue reading

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Tolkien course offered this spring

I will be teaching my course on Tolkien and Lewis on Myth and Truth as a PHIL 4900 Special Topics this spring (2016).  Space will be limited as the class is capped at 25.  If you are interested, I suggest … Continue reading

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Religious Studies Panel Discussion

To Share or Not To Share: How should we talk about “big questions in the classroom? A panel discussion exploring to what extent professors should share their own religious or non-religious identities in the classroom. Tuesday February 24, 4:30 in … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event

RELS Panel Discussion

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