PHRE Conference

The 30th Annual

Philosophy and Religion

Undergraduate Conference

November 9, 2019
Baldwin Hall Little Theatre

2019 PHRE conference poster

Conference Schedule

Click here for the detailed program with session abstracts.

TIMEPRESENTERSCHOOLPAPER
9:00 AMDR. DERECK DASCHKETSUINTRO & WELCOME
9:10Allie MedlerTruman State UniversityLocke and the Information Commons: Types of Resources
9:40Dakotah KinsellaAugustana CollegeThe Beauty Within the Individuality of the Self
10:10BREAK
10:20Garrett BradleyUniversity of Nebraska at KearneyBeyond Beyond Good & Evil
10:50Renee ZwahlMissouri Western State UniversityCompassion and Mercy: Building a Better Justice Using Buddhist Ideology
11:20Kayley LarsonAugustana CollegeThe Empathy Illusion as a Means for Morality
11:50LUNCHMISSOURI HALL CAFETERIA
1:00 PMDR. EVAN FALESUNIVERSITY OF IOWAHENRY SMITS LECTURE: “Might the Biblical Miracle Stories be True After All?”
2:00Christopher LeWarneCreighton UniversityPanpsychism or Neutral Monism: Yet to Make up My Mind
2:30MC RatermanCreighton UniversitySign, Sign, Everywhere a Sign: Astrology, Science and the Phenomenological Attitude
3:00Marie RiouxBenedictine CollegeAristotle, Quantum Foundations, and Newton’s Flaming Laser Sword
3:30BREAK
3:35Braidon BrannonPittsburg State UniversityWhy the Ethical Perspective of Care Should Guide United Nations Peacekeepers and Mediators in Dealing with Sexual Trauma Worldwide
4:05Leo GranthamMissouri Western State UniversityBefast: Examining Strategic Nonviolence as a Form of Effective Pragmatic Nonviolence
4:35Randhi PereraTruman State UniversityDoes Buddhism Justify the Righteous War (Dharmayuddha)?

 


 

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