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Philosophy and Religion Archive

Hauser receives David Knight Award

BOONE—Appalachian State University faculty athletics representative Dr. Alan Hauser received the 2013 David Knight Award at the NCAA Faculty Athletics Representatives Association’s (FARA) annual meeting and symposium in Baltimore.

Ecofeminist Carol Adams discusses “Sexual Politics of Meat” Nov. 6

BOONE—Ecofeminist Carol Adams, author of “The Sexual Politics of Meat,” will present a slide-illustrated talk Wednesday, Nov. 6, at Appalachian State University. The program begins at 7 p.m. in Plemmons Student Union’s Parkway Ballroom.

Program on the facts about evolution presented May 2

BOONE—Evolution can be a hot topic. Dr. Jerry A. Coyne from the University of Chicago will present facts about the science of evolution May 2 at Appalachian State University. His talk, “Why evolution is true and why Americans deny it,” will begin at 7 p.m. in Plemmons Student Union’s Blue Ridge Ballroom. The public is invited.

13th Annual Queer Film Series begins Oct. 23 at Appalachian

BOONE—The 13th Annual Queer Film Series begins Oct. 23 at Appalachian State University with a showing of “Wish Me Away,” the story of Chely Wright, the first country music star to come out as gay.

Conference Oct. 19 focuses on business ethics in the 21st century

BOONE—Entrepreneurship and emerging technologies, as well as the science and ethics of accelerating inequality and climate change are the focus of the “Business Ethics in the 21st Century” conference Friday, Oct. 19, at Appalachian State University.

Conference Oct. 19 focuses on business ethics in the 21st century

BOONE—Entrepreneurship and emerging technologies, as well as the science and ethics of accelerating inequality and climate change are the focus of the “Business Ethics in the 21st Century” conference Friday, Oct. 19, at Appalachian State University.

Lecture on climate change and ethics presented March 29 at Appalachian

andrewlight_t.jpgBOONE—Philosophy professor Andrew Light will lecture on the role of ethics in climate change on Thursday, March 29, at 7 p.m. at Appalachian State University.

Religious scholar talks about angels and apparitions Feb. 29

ann_taves_t.jpgBOONE—Noted religious studies scholar Dr. Ann Taves will present two talks at Appalachian State University.

On Wednesday, Feb. 29, Taves will present “Angels, Aliens, and Apparitions of the Dead: Revelation, Science, and the Academic Study of Religion” beginning at 7 p.m. in the Bryce and Izoria Gordon Gathering Hall in the Reich College of Education on College Street.

Art exhibit at local church explores art, religion and society

shephard_music_t.jpgBOONE – An art exhibit by Appalachian State University freshmen exploring the connections and influences of art, religion and society will be on display at Boone United Methodist Church through Feb. 24.