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Pub Night

Thu Sep 8, 2016 7:00PM - 10:00PM TBA

Hang out with philosophers at Granite City Food & Brewery at University Park Mall. There will be opportunity to purchase food and drinks.…

Discussion Group

Fri Sep 16, 2016 10:00AM - 11:30AM 220 Malloy Hall

The group will discuss "Skeptical Theism, Plantinga’s Religious Epistemology, and De Jure Objections" by Andrew Moon.…

Panel Discussion: "Women and the Church: An Inter-Tradition Dialogue"

Thu Sep 22, 2016 7:00PM - 9:00PM Notre Dame Conference Center, Auditorium

Is Christianity Bad for Women?

Christianity teaches that men and women equally bear the image of God. In many quarters of Christendom, however, the roles assigned to men and women fall far short of equality. In contemporary American society, women have enjoyed increasingly greater opportunities for leadership, and greater protections under the law from gender-based harassment and violence. But Christianity has often been seen as an obstacle to such progress. What do the diverse traditions within Christendom really

Discussion Group

Fri Sep 23, 2016 10:00AM - 11:30AM 220 Malloy Hall

The group will discuss “Disability and the Theodicy of Defeat” by Kevin Timpe, William H. Jellema Chair of Christian Philosophy at Calvin College.…

Colloquium

Fri Sep 23, 2016 3:00PM - 5:00PM 140 DeBartolo Hall

Amie Thomasson, Professor of Philosophy and Cooper Fellow at the University of Miami, will present this colloquium. A reception will follow from 5:00pm - 6:00pm in Malloy Hall, 2nd floor lounge area.…

Discussion Group

Fri Sep 30, 2016 10:00AM - 11:30AM 220 Malloy Hall

The group will discuss "Forgiving as a Performative Utterance" by Richard Swinburne, Nolloth Professor of the Philosophy of Christian Religion, Emeritus, at the University of Oxford.…

Pub Night

Thu Oct 6, 2016 7:00PM - 10:00PM

Hang out with philosophers at Arabesk Palace in South Bend. There will be opportunity to purchase food and drinks.…

Pub Night

Thu Oct 13, 2016 7:00PM - 10:00PM

Hang out with philosophers at Fiddler's Hearth in downtown South Bend. There will be opportunity to purchase food and drinks.…

Discussion Group

Fri Oct 14, 2016 10:00AM - 11:30AM 220 Malloy Hall

The group will discuss “Defining Religious Trauma: Philosophical Reflections on Religious Trauma, Worship, and Deconversion” by Michelle Panchuk.…

Pub Night

Thu Oct 27, 2016 7:00PM - 10:00PM

Hang out with philosophers at Evil Czech Brewery in Mishawaka. There will be opportunity to purchase food and drinks.…

15th Annual Alvin Plantinga Fellow Lecture

Fri Oct 28, 2016 3:00PM - 6:00PM 140 DeBartolo Hall

The 2016-2017 Alvin Plantinga Fellow, Christopher Menzel, will deliver a lecture titled “In Defense of the Possibilism-Actualism Distinction”.

A reception will follow in Malloy Hall, 2nd floor lounge area. All are welcome.…

Pub Night

Thu Nov 3, 2016 7:00PM - 10:00PM

Hang out with philosophers at Scotty's Brewhouse in Mishawaka. There will be opportunity to purchase food and drinks.…

Pub Night

Thu Nov 10, 2016 7:00PM - 10:00PM

Hang out with philosophers at O'Rourke's Public House in Eddy Street Commons. There will be opportunity to purchase food and drinks. 1/2 off select appetizers on Thursdays! …

Discussion Group

Fri Nov 11, 2016 10:00AM - 11:30AM 220 Malloy Hall

The group will discuss "A God to Contend With" by Michael Rea.…

Pub Night

Thu Nov 17, 2016 7:00PM - 10:00PM

Hang out with philosophers at Rocky River Tap & Table in Granger. There will be opportunity to purchase food and drinks.…

Discussion Group

Fri Nov 18, 2016 10:00AM - 11:30AM 220 Malloy Hall

The group will discuss “How to Use Reliable Cognitive Faculties That You Never Knew You Had” by Andrew Moon. …

No Discussion Group Meeting

Fri Nov 25, 2016

There will be no Discussion Group meeting on November 25 due to the Thanksgiving holiday.…

Discussion Group

Fri Dec 2, 2016 10:00AM - 11:30AM 220 Malloy Hall

The group will discuss "Anselm, not Alston: the Reference of ‘God’ Revisited" by Hugh Burling.…

Discussion Group

Fri Dec 9, 2016 10:00AM - 11:30AM 220 Malloy Hall

The group will discuss “Distorting Concepts, Obscured Experiences: On the Role of Epistemic Injustice in Religious Trauma” by Michelle Panchuk. This is the final Discusson Group meeting of the fall semester.…