Philosophy Roundtable 2016-2017


Philosophy Events

Philosophy Roundtable Schedule 2016-2017

Philosophy Roundtable is held at 11:00 a.m. in Scovel 105, unless otherwise stated. Roundtable lunch will follow in Kittredge Dining Hall.

Date Presentation
Aug 25 Convocation, 11:05 a.m.
Sept 1 Senior I.S. Proposals. Mandatory Philosophy Majors Meeting. Scovel 105
Sept 8 Dr. Alexandra Bradner, Visiting Assistant Professor at Kenyon College presents "How Contexts Constrain Possibility Spaces: A Pragmatic Account of Explanation Generation"
Sept 15 Dr. Lee McBride, Associate Professor, The College of Wooster presents "Anger and Approbation"
Sept 22 Dr. Desiree Weber, Assistant Professor, The College of Wooster presents "Wittgenstein’s Philosophical Investigations: Pedagogy and Therapy as Method "
Sept 29  Dr. Mark Wells, Visiting Assistant Professor present "The Role of Prudence in a Life Worth Living"
Oct 6 Senior I.S. presentation by Cassandra Huye, "Love & Consent Ethics"
Oct 6 Eleventh Lindner Lecture in Ethics presents Stephen Darwall of Yale University in Lean Lecture room of Wishart Hall, 7:30 p.m.
Oct 7 Eleventh Lindner Lecture in Ethics - Author Meets Critics, Scovel Hall, room 205 at 11:00 a.m.
Oct 13 Fall Break - No Roundtable
Oct 20 Senior I.S. presentation by Chloe Browne, "Plato and Kant: Insults and Dignity" 
Oct 27 Senior I.S. presentation by Peter Olson, "Where is God?: Royce, Kierkegaard, and the Spirit of God at the Mega-Church"
Nov 3 Senior I.S. presentation by Adam McDonough
Nov 10 Senior I.S. presentation by Dorian Boye-Doe, "Measuring Seam Allowance: Examining the Social Force of Sartorial Agency"  
Nov 17 Senior I.S. presentation by Zach Phillips-Gary, "Are Virtual Things Real?: An Investigation into the Metaphysics of Virtual Reality" 
Nov 24 Thanksgiving Break - No Roundtable
Dec 1 Senior I.S. presentation by Milo Davis, "Investigating Meaning in our Lives" 
Dec 8 Noon to 1:00 p.m. Holiday Luncheon - No Roundtable
Winter Break
Jan 19 Senior I.S. presentations:  Matthew Buranosky presents "Appraising the Semantics of Transfinite Numbers" and Daniel Lynch presents Insurrection against Oppression:  Civil Violence as Ethical Protest"
Jan 26 Senior I.S. presentations by Akiksha Chatterji and Leiden Doma
Feb 2 Senior I.S. presentations by Taylor Funderburk and Emily Howerton
Feb 9 Senior I.S. presentation by Claire Ilersich and Mariah Joyce
Feb 16 Senior I.S. presentations by Garo Matossian and Harrison Ruprecht
Feb 16 Lecture by Phi Betta Kappa Visiting Scholar Philip Kitcher in Lean Lecture room of Wishart Hall, 7:30 p.m.
Feb 23 Senior I.S. presentations by Isaac Parker and Blake Pecoraro
Mar 2 Senior I.S. presentations by Ziyi Sang and Jaxen Werne
Mar 9 Senior I.S. presentation by Arthur Williams
Spring Break
Mar 30  
Apr 6  
Apr 13  
Apr 20  
Apr 20 Philosophy Honor Society (Phi Sigma Tau) Lecture by Tristram McPherson, Ohio State University, in Lean Lecture Room, Wishart Hall at 7:30 p.m.
Apr 27  
May 4 Juniors' Meeting