Apr 17, 2019
Philosophy and Religious Studies Faculty Win Teaching Awards
Two members of the Philosophy and Religious Studies faculty were presented with outstanding teacher awards at the NC State Alumni Association’s Awards Reception in the Park Alumni Center on April 4.
Mar 26, 2019
Top Seniors in Philosophy and Religious Studies Win Awards
The NC State Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies celebrated the academic achievements of its top seniors at its annual Student Awards Reception on March 7. Three awards were presented by faculty members who had worked closely with the award winners.
Mar 15, 2019
Robert S. Bryan Dies at 93
Robert S. Bryan, emeritus professor of philosophy and head of the department of philosophy and religion at NC State University from 1966 until 1989, died in Raleigh on March 2, 2019. He was 93.
Feb 28, 2019
Distinguished Scholar Gives Impact of Religion Lecture
NC State’s fourth annual Impact of Religion Lecture was presented on Monday, February 18. The speaker was Jeffrey Stout, emeritus professor of religion at Princeton University. His topic was “Cinematic Spectacles of Sacred Suffering: Ethical Challenges in Dreyer and Von Trier.”
Jan 3, 2019
McLaughlin on a Roll
Levi McLaughlin, associate professor of religious studies, has published an important new book on one of the most influential religious movements in modern Japan. He has also been awarded a distinguished visiting position in Japanese Studies for the 2019/20 academic year.