Feb 5, 2018

McLaughlin Awarded Luce/ACLS Fellowship

Levi McLaughlin, assistant professor of religious studies, has been awarded a Luce/ACLS Fellowship in Religion, Journalism and International Affairs for the 2018-19 academic year. The fellowship will support McLaughlin’s project Religious Influences on Japanese Politics and Policymaking.

Jan 24, 2018

Impact of Religion Lecture on Oprah 2020

Kathryn Lofton, professor of religion at Yale, will give this year's Impact of Religion Lecture on "Oprah 2020: The Problem of Celebrity and Politics in America” on Thursday, February 22 at 4:30 p.m. in Daniels Hall, Room 434. All are welcome.

Nov 20, 2017

Dale Jamieson Gives World Philosophy Day Lecture on Loving Nature

NC State’s third World Philosophy Day Lecture was given on Thursday, November 16. The speaker was Dale Jamieson, professor of philosophy and environmental studies at New York University, who spoke on “Loving Nature.”

Sep 25, 2017

Conference on Higher-Order Cognition

NC State University’s Logic and Cognitive Science Initiative hosted a conference on higher-order cognition on September 22-23, 2017.

Aug 15, 2017

New Faculty in Philosophy

Two scholars joined NC State’s philosophy faculty this semester: Stephen C. Ferguson II, who specializes in Africana philosophy, political philosophy, philosophy of race and philosophy of sport, and Kevin Richardson, who specializes in metaphysics, philosophy of language and pragmatism.

Jun 13, 2017

Adler Spends Year at Israel Institute for Advanced Studies

William Adler, Distinguished University Professor of Religious Studies, spent the 2016/17 academic year as a Fellow at the prestigious Israel Institute for Advanced Studies in Jerusalem.

Jun 13, 2017

In Brief: More News from the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies

Get more news in this round-up of stories from the department.

Jun 13, 2017

Looking Back: Department News From the Past

Look back at changes in the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies at NC State over the past fifty years.

Jun 13, 2017

Work in Progress: John Carroll on Modality

In this article, John Carroll, Professor of Philosophy, discusses his ongoing work on the semantics of modal concepts and some of applications of this work.

Mar 31, 2017

Eddie Glaude Gives Impact of Religion Lecture

Eddie S. Glaude Jr., William S. Tod Professor of Religion and African American Studies at Princeton University, gave NC State’s second annual Impact of Religion Lecture on March 30, 2017. An outstanding scholar who has published several influential books, Glaude is also a regular guest on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.”