Theoria (the Philosophy Club)

Students studying in the dellTheoria, the philosophy club, hosts open discussions on topics of interest to everyone.

Past themes include science and faith, capital punishment, credit and consumerism, personal bias, truth and lies, and marketing religion.

You are welcome to join us for our next open discussion!

 

Upcoming Open Discussions

All events take place 5:30-7 p.m. in Hopwood Auditorium.

Rape on College Campuses

September 23

 

 

Bullying and suicideBullying and Suicide: Think About It

October 28

Bullying is a leading factor in suicide among kids 11 to 16 years of age, according to the National Crime Prevention Council. This video offers valuable insights into bully and victim psychology, types of bullying, and anti-bullying behavior through penetrating commentary by Erica Perlow, of the Chatham County North Carolina Bullying Prevention Task Force and psychologist April Harris-Britt.

 

 

Cosmos imageMoyers & Company: Science, Religion, and the Universe

November 18

In this edition of Moyers & Company, Bill continues his conversation with Neil deGrasse Tyson. Tyson speculates on the nature of dark energy and dark matter and the philosophical and scientific basis for a multiverse. Tyson and Moyers discuss whether faith and science can be reconciled. Broadcast date: January 17, 2014.