Events


RECENT AND UPCOMING EVENTS

SPRING 2017 EVENTS

February 3, 2017, 12:30 pm MUR 239
First Friday Pizza Forum: Dr. Shannon Spaulding, "Stereotypes and Implicit Bias"

February 6, 2017, 4:00 pm MUR 035
"Bans, Moratoriums and Protests: The New Normal in Immigration?," a panel discussion featuring:

  • Dr. Farida Jalalzai, Hannah Atkins Endowed Chair and Associate Professor of Political Science
  • Kelly Basey, J.D. Partner at Winningham, Stein and Basey
  • Dr. Holly Karibo, Assistant Professor of History
  • Dr. Stephen Nemeth, Assistant Professor of Political Science
  • Dr. Erica Townsend-Bell, Assistant Professor of Political Science
  • E. Vance Winningham, J.D. Partner at Winningham, Stein and Basey

February 21-23: Divine Hiddenness, A Three Day Event 

February 27 - March 2, Voices Unheard: The Critical Conversations and Gender Studies Film Festival 

  • Monday, February 27 at 7pm, SU Theater: The Birth of a Nation
  • Tuesday, February 28 at 3:30pm, AgH 107: Reflections Unheard: Black Women in Civil Rights
  • Wednesday, March 1 at 7pm, AgH 107: The Help
  • Thursday, March 2 at 3:30pm, AgH 107: Thunderbird Woman: Winona LaDuke

March 2-3, Friends of the Forms 42nd Annual Philosopher in Residence: Jonathan Dancy  

March 21, 2017, 6:00 pm CLB 114
Friends of the Forms presents: "Digital Doomsday? The United States and the Growing Threat of Cyber Attacks" By Dr. Mauslein, OSU Political Science.

March 23, 2017, 5:00 pm MUR 239
Faculty Colloquium: Dr. Reitan

April 7, 2017, 12:30 pm MUR 239
First Friday Pizza Forum: Dr. Megan Burke, "The Sex/Gender Distinction"

April 26, 2017, 5:30 pm MUR 239
Yearend Meeting and Awards Ceremony: Philosophy Awards, Friends of the Forms introductions, and Phi Sigma Tau induction ceremony and officer elections

April 27, 2017, 5:00 pm MUR 239
Faculty Colloquium: Dr. Horn

FALL 2016 EVENTS

September 2, 2016, 12:30 pm MUR 239
First Friday Pizza Forum: Dr. Doren Recker, "Can we Demarcate Science and Religion?"

September 12, 2016, 7:00 pm HSCI 236
Friends of the Forms presents Critical Conversations Event: "What is White Supremacy?" by Lawrence Ware, OSU Philosophy Department Lecturer and Diversity Coordinator.

September 18, 2016, 4:30 pm MUR 239
Faculty Colloquium: Dr. Bensen Cain presents, "Malice and the Ridiculous as Self-Ignorance: A Dialectical Argument in Philebus 47d-50e."

September 21, 2016, 4:30 pm MUR 239
Pedagogy Workshop for Graduate Students

September 26, 2016, 7:30 pm Student Union Little Theater
Converse-Yates-Cate Lectureship in the Humanities, OSU Philosophy, OSU Ethics Center and Faculty Commons present, "Arguments for the Existence of God," by Dr. Richard Swinburne, Nolloth Professor Emeritus, Oxford University. Watch online! 

September 27, 2016, 10:45 am Murray Hall Parlor
"Body and Soul" by Dr. Richard Swinburne, Nolloth Professor Emeritus, Oxford University. Watch online! 

October 7, 2016, 12:30 pm MUR 239
First Friday Pizza Forum:  Dr. Rebecca Bensen-Cain, "Philosophy and Poetry: Friends or Foes?"

October 10, 2016, 5:00 pm MUR 239
Graduate Student Workshop: Applying to PhD Programs 

October 11, 2016, 4:00 pm Ag Hall 275
Friends of the Forms presents: "The DNA of ISIS" by Dr. Stephanie Wheatley, OSU Religious Studies. Watch online!  

October 19, 2016, 4:30 pm MUR 239
Faculty Colloquium: Dr. Recker

November 7, 2016, 12:30 pm MUR 239
First Friday Pizza Forum:  Dr. Eric Reitan, "SameSex Marriage and Christian Love"

November 7, 2016, 7:00 pm MUR 035
Critical Conversations presents a Netflix original documentary entitled, "13th: From Slave to Criminal With One Amendment," from Ava DuVernay, Director of Selma.

November 8, 2016, 2:30 pm ES 214A
Friends of the Forms presents, "Estimating Judicial Accomplishment: Applying the Legislative Accomplishment Approach to the Decisions of the Supreme Court," by Dr. Marcus Hendershot, OSU Political Science Department, Clinical Associate Professor

November 16, 2016, 4:30 pm MUR 239
Faculty Colloquium: Dr. Igrek

December 2, 2016, 12:30 pm MUR 239
First Friday Pizza Forum:  Dr. Justin Horn, "Evolution and Morality"