Philosophy Undergrad Conference Set For Oct. 15-16 At SIUE

The SIUE Chapter of the Phi Sigma Tau Philosophy Honor Society and the SIUE Department of Philosophy will host the Fifth Annual Philosophy Undergraduate Conference this weekend.

The program for the event states it will run from 12:45-5 p.m., Friday, Oct. 15, and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16. The speakers for the event will present in the Mississippi and Illinois Rooms in the MUC.

The keynote speaker for the event will be Professor Martin Schwab from the University of California, Irvine. He will present “Why Nietzsche is Useful and Dangerous for Us Today.”  The keynote address will begin at 7 p.m. that Friday and will run approximately two hours in the Mississippi Room.

There are 18 undergraduate students from around the country who will present papers. Universities sending students to the conference include the University of North Carolina Charlotte, Middlebury College, Millikin University, University of Chicago, SIUE and a host of others.

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