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Ethics Lecture | Learning from Psychopaths, Nov. 22

Dr. David Shoemaker

The Ohio University Spetnagel Ethics Lecture Series presents Dr. David Shoemaker on “Learning from Psychopaths” on Friday, Nov. 22, at 4 p.m. in Scripps 111. Shoemaker is Professor of Philosophy at Tulane University. Abstract: Some people have estimated that up to 4 percent of our fellow humans are psychopaths. They […]

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November 2, 2019 at 6:45 pmEvents

History and Philosophy of Science Lecture | Why Does Time Seem to Flow if It Doesn’t? Nov. 8

Dr. Craig Callender

The Ohio University Lectures in the History and Philosophy of Science present Dr. Craig Callender on “Why Does Time Seem to Flow if It Doesn’t?” on Friday, Nov. 8, at 4 p.m. in Scripps 111. Callender is Professor of Philosophy and Co-Director of the Institute for Practical Ethics, at UC […]

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November 1, 2019 at 10:15 pmEvents

Ethics Series | The Ethics of Environmental Reporting, April 4

Maria Gallucci

The Institute for Applied and Professional Ethics speaker series presents Maria Gallucci on “The Ethics of Environmental Reporting” on April 4, from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in Schoonover 145. Gallucci is a freelance science and environment writer and the 2017-18 Energy Journalism Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin. She […]

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April 1, 2019 at 11:15 pmEvents

Lectures in Ethics | Learning from Psychopaths, April 5

Dr. David Shoemaker

The Ohio University Lectures in Ethics series presents Dr. David Shoemaker on “Learning from Psychopaths” on Friday, April 5, at 4 p.m. in Scripps 111. Shoemaker is Professor of Philosophy at Tulane University. Abstract: Some people have estimated that up to 4 percent of our fellow humans are psychopaths. They […]

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April 1, 2019 at 11:00 pmEvents

War and Peace | Case of South African Human Rights Commission, April 10

Mohamed Ameermia

The War and Peace theme presents Mohamed Ameermia discussing “The Role of the National Civil Society Organizations in Promoting Human Rights: The Case of South African Human Rights Commission” on April 10 at 6 p.m. in Porter 104. Ameermia, commissioner on the South African Human Rights Commission, holds a B.A., […]

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April 1, 2019 at 9:45 pmEvents

Philosophy Lecture | No-Platforming and the Paradox of Dogmatism, April 16

Dr. Michael Veber

Dr. Michael Veber—author of the recent book Tell Me Something I Don’t Know (Broadview Press 2018)—discusses his book in Jeremy Morris’s Theory of Knowledge class on Tuesday, April 16, and is giving a public lecture titled “No-Platforming and the Paradox of Dogmatism” at 5:30 p.m. in Ellis 103. Veber is […]

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April 1, 2019 at 8:15 pmEvents

Ethics Series | The Ethics of Science Communication, April 18

Amy Nordrum

The Institute for Applied and Professional Ethics speaker series presents Amy Nordrum on “The Ethics of Science Communication” on April 18, from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in Schoonover 145. Nordrum is News Manager of IEEE Spectrum, where she assigns and edits news stories and oversees the magazine’s News section. She joined […]

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April 1, 2019 at 7:45 pmEvents