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Philosophy Alum Gets Mississippi Humanities Scholar Award

Eric Weber

Ohio University alum Eric Weber ’05M has been selected to receive the 2015 Humanities Scholar Award for his outstanding contributions to the study and understanding of the humanities, reports the University of Mississippi News. Weber  is associate professor of public policy leadership at the University of Mississippi. He earned an […]

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January 10, 2015 at 11:00 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

Knowing the Future: A Focus of Human Attention for Several Thousand Years

Knowing the Future: A Focus of Human Attention for Several Thousand Years

By Dr. Daniel Phillips College of Arts & Sciences faculty are tackling the challenges of the 21st century by building interdisciplinary and team-taught courses around a new set of curricular themes. The Knowing the Future theme seeks to acquaint students with different ways in which we think about the future. […]

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October 28, 2013 at 10:24 amNews

University Mourns Professor Gene Blocker (1937 – 2013)

University Mourns Professor Gene Blocker (1937 – 2013)

Dr. Harry Eugene “Gene” Blocker, former member of the Classics & World Religions Department and the Philosophy Department, passed away on April 12, 2013, after a long battle with cancer. A native of Texas, he earned a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Chicago in 1960 and a Ph.D. […]

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June 1, 2013 at 4:30 pmNews